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Does your company nurture neurodiverse talent?

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 00:07
Universal Music UK have changed their work culture to be more inclusive to neurodiverse people.

Flybe boss says government loan is not a bailout

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 21:24
However the airline is "in conversation" with the government over a loan, Mark Anderson has confirmed.

Microsoft makes 'carbon negative' pledge

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 19:18
The tech giant pledges to remove all the carbon it has emitted since its founding in 1975.

Flybe: Ryanair's Michael O'Leary threatens legal action over rescue

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 15:57
Michael O'Leary writes to the chancellor criticising the government's rescue of the regional airline.

Hays Travel: 'We're different to Thomas Cook'

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 15:23
The company has taken over all 550 Thomas Cook stores after the package holiday firm collapsed.

Flybe to switch Newquay-Heathrow flights to Gatwick

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 15:06
The change could anger firms in the South West, who value the international routes Heathrow provides.

UK pub numbers rise for the first time in a decade

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 13:27
More venues opened in 2019 as more customers opted for food instead of just drinking alcohol.

Squishies squash sales at The Works

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 10:22
A super-soft foam toy had been a sales phenomenon for the discount retailer, but is now being shunned.

Asda: Supermarket to trial refill stations

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 10:03
The supermarket will launch a shop where shoppers can fill up their own containers.

Climate protesters block Shell's Aberdeen headquarters

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 09:18
Extinction Rebellion protesters arrived at the base in Altens at about 06:30 and plan to remain there all day.

Empty business rates relief 'costs £1bn'

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 04:26
Experts say the system pits local authorities - which want stable income - against businesses.

NHS tells betting firms to stop 'vicious gambling cycle'

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 00:11
Free bets other incentives should be banned to make gambling safer, a letter to companies says.

Why is kosher food soaring in popularity?

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 00:06
Sales of kosher accredited food is booming around the world, with more and more firms getting in on act.

Twitter apologises for letting ads target neo-Nazis and bigots

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 00:04
Social network apologises for allowing the use of discriminatory ad keywords it had meant to ban.

Estate agents report 'uplift' in housing market

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 00:01
Expectations of future sales have "risen sharply" according to property professionals.

Dow closes above 29,000 as market rally continues

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 23:10
The Dow and the S&P hit new records, as investors have "fear of missing out".

US and China sign 'phase one' deal

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 18:18
Mr Trump has hailed the deal as a "momentous step", but the majority of tariffs will remain in place.

US-China trade deal: Winners and losers

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 17:28
Most tariffs will remain in place. So who benefits from the US-China deal?

New advice issued to prevent workplace harassment

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 16:02
The equality watchdog's guidance includes warnings on pub banter and social media posts.

German economy sees weakest growth since 2013

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 15:27
Exports grew more slowly, and investment in equipment and machinery weakened, official data shows.