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Unicef UK gives all staff equal parental leave

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 12:43
The UN agency says the UK ranks lowest of the world’s richest countries in terms of childcare policies.

Greggs picks Just Eat for home deliveries

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 11:58
The High Street food giant chooses its delivery partner as the market for takeaways continues to grow.

UK inflation slows to three-year low

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 09:48
The slower rate of price increases comes as the Bank of England considers whether to cut interest rates.

Flybe: Rival airline calls rescue 'misuse of public funds'

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 09:11
Willie Walsh, chief executive of the owner of British Airways, attacks the government-backed rescue.

Amazon in India: Jeff Bezos announces $1bn Indian investment

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 08:00
The billionaire's visit to India is expected to be marred by protests by small business owners.

737 Max crisis: Boeing sees lowest orders in decades

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 05:21
The 737 Max has been grounded for 10 months after two crashes that killed 346 people in total.

HS2 could threaten irreplaceable natural habitats, report warns

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 02:51
Wildlife group says rare species could be wiped out by rail link and calls for a "greener" approach.

Trump launches fresh attack on Apple over privacy

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 02:30
The firm rejects claims that it is shielding criminals by refusing to co-operate with investigators.

TSB to invest £120m in IT digital banking in Edinburgh

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 00:33
A new Edinburgh centre aims to develop new services, creating 100 technology jobs

How the sewing machine accidentally liberated women

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 00:07
A device that changed women's lives was originally intended to make one man rich.

Is it OK to call in sick with a common cold?

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 00:06
Should you just crack on with it when you have a cold, or hide under the duvet for everybody's sake?

CEO Secrets: Vegan ice cream entrepreneur shares her advice

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 00:01
Cecily Mills explains how moving back to her parents' house provided her business breakthrough.

Do your colleagues know how much you earn?

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 00:01
One in five people are banned from telling people they work with about their salary, a union says.

Climate change to drive 'massive' investment shift

Tue, 01/14/2020 - 21:54
One of the world's biggest investors says the change will happen 'sooner than most anticipate'.

Flybe reaches rescue deal with shareholders

Tue, 01/14/2020 - 18:48
The airline’s investors will put more money in while the government will review air passenger tax.

BHS: Dominic Chappell ordered to pay £9.5m into pension schemes

Tue, 01/14/2020 - 13:55
Dominic Chappell bought the store chain from Sir Philip Green for £1 before it closed down in 2016.

Santander latest bank to set 40% overdraft rate

Tue, 01/14/2020 - 11:40
The move comes as the bank cuts the interest rate it pays on its flagship current account.

Pontins Pakefield: Company accused of 'pushing out families'

Tue, 01/14/2020 - 11:27
Families say they are disappointed Pontins has made a second holiday park "adults only".

Gamblers to be banned from using credit cards

Tue, 01/14/2020 - 07:07
The ban, which starts on 14 April, comes after reviews of the industry by the commission and the government.

CAA: Microsoft boss calls India's new citizenship law 'sad'

Tue, 01/14/2020 - 02:57
Satya Nadella's comments come amid ongoing, sometimes violent, protests against the controversial rules.