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Coronavirus: Shoppers lost £100m in vouchers expiring in lockdown - Which?

4 hours 8 min ago
A quarter of people had vouchers that expired when shops were shut, a survey by Which? suggests.

Singapore in world first for facial verification

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 22:32
The technology is being rolled out countrywide as part of Singapore's national identity scheme.

Thomas Cook staff: Redundant twice in a year

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 22:23
A year on from the firm’s collapse, many staff are still out of work while others have set up businesses.

Contact-tracing app: First version worked on more phones

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 17:39
The first version of the NHS England and Wales app was trialled on the Isle of Wight.

William Hill: Takeover battle looms for UK bookmaker

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 16:11
Shares in the betting giant jump by a third after it says it has received two rival bid approaches.

European Commission to challenge Apple tax bill verdict

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 14:53
EU court ruling that the tech giant does not have to pay hefty back taxes to Ireland goes back to court.

Covid-19: What has it meant for the 'busiest' trains?

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 13:58
Data for autumn 2019 shows 22% of passengers into London were standing. That was before Covid-19 struck.

Tesco joins Morrisons to limit sales of some items

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 11:29
Limits on loo roll and flour are back as supermarkets act to prevent a repeat of March's panic buying.

Job Support Scheme will make 'zero difference' to restaurants

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 09:33
A restaurant boss says the chancellor's new jobs scheme will do nothing to protect his staff.

UK borrowing soars in August as Covid costs mount

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 09:28
Public borrowing hit £35.9bn last month as the pandemic forces the government to borrow more money.

Ford Bridgend closure: 'Journey into the unknown'

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 07:49
Bridgend contemplates its future as the car maker ends production after 40 years.

Covid: Uncertainty as industries miss out on job support

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 04:52
The chancellor's new wage top-up scheme to replace furlough is aimed at protecting "viable" roles.

Harley-Davidson to exit world's biggest bike market

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 02:17
The iconic motorcycle company is pulling out of India as it struggles to sell its two-wheelers.

'Shop early for Christmas or risk losing out'

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 00:57
With three months to go before the big day, online retailers warn shoppers need to buy early this year.

Shoppers could pay more after no-deal Brexit

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 00:56
Tariffs could add £3bn to the cost of importing food and drink from the EU, a leading retail body warns.

Coronavirus: Working from home 'costs central London £2.3bn'

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 00:13
More than £500m per month was lost to businesses who rely on office workers, research suggests.

Cardinal Becciu: Vatican official resigns unexpectedly

Thu, 09/24/2020 - 23:19
Cardinal Becciu has left his post and given up his rights as cardinal, the Holy See has confirmed.

Rishi Sunak defends emergency jobs scheme

Thu, 09/24/2020 - 18:08
Wages will be topped up for six months, but chancellor says it is "impossible " to say how many jobs will be saved.

Jobs Support Scheme: How is furlough changing?

Thu, 09/24/2020 - 17:30
The government has announced a job support scheme for when furlough ends.

Covid: Morrisons limits sales of disinfectant and toilet rolls

Thu, 09/24/2020 - 17:04
The supermarket chain restricts sales of some ranges, including toilet rolls and disinfectants.

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