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US shares hit as virus surge revives economic fears

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 21:28
Disney drops 4% as a rise in US virus cases prompts outcry over reopening plans.

CrossFit sold after George Floyd backlash

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 19:27
Owner Greg Glassman stepped down as chief executive earlier this month.

Olympus quits camera business after 84 years

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 18:15
Once a huge camera-maker, it is looking to carve off that part of its business and focus elsewhere.

Jet2 and Eurostar cut summer flights and trains

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 18:09
The travel firms blame service cuts on falling demand and difficulties implementing protection measures.

Coronavirus: Tata Steel in government talks amid bailout reports

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 17:49
The UK's largest steelmaker is reportedly seeking a bailout worth hundreds of millions of pounds.

UK U-turn allows Amazon to invest in Deliveroo

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 17:00
The CMA says the Amazon-Deliveroo deal will not adversely affect customers.

IMF says decline in global growth worse than forecast

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 16:12
The International Monetary Fund lowers its economic forecast for this year and next, with Europe facing a big hit.

Coronavirus: Can I get a holiday refund and what are my travel rights?

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 14:01
As the opportunity to go on summer holiday picks up pace, what are my rights?

Airports giant Swissport set to halve its UK workforce

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 13:19
More than 4,500 jobs could be lost at the ground handling firm due to coronavirus effects on air travel.

Wine and cooking ingredient sales soar during lockdown

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 12:44
Naked Wines and Mr Kipling-maker Premier Foods see revenues jump amid stockpiling and home cooking demand.

Reopening pubs but keeping gyms shut 'illogical'

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 12:25
Gym bosses call decision not to reopen indoor sports facilities on 4 July "extremely disappointing"

Coronavirus: New advice for businesses in England on how to reopen safely

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 09:51
Pubs and hairdressers are among the venues which will be allowed to reopen in England from 4 July.

Segway: End of the road for the much-hyped two-wheeler

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 09:22
The self-balancing vehicle was launched 19 years ago with the aim of revolutionising personal transport.

George Floyd: Ben & Jerry's joins Facebook ad boycott

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 04:10
The Stop Hate For Profit campaign is calling on the tech giant to take tougher action against racist content.

UK's internet use surges to new highs during lockdown

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 00:52
Coronavirus will leave a digital legacy as UK finds solace online, says Ofcom.

Soreen boss: ‘School closures caused our sales to slump’

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 00:06
When UK schools closed in the Covid-19 lockdown, it had a big impact on Soreen's malt loaf sales.

Coronavirus: 'We went from 30 customers to one in 18 hours'

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 00:02
Cleaners saw most bookings cancelled in the first months of lockdown, and the future looks uncertain.

Rent day arrives for struggling retailers

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 00:01
Shops are due to pay their quarterly rent bill on Wednesday as landlords expect a shortfall

Still shuttered - the shops that won't be opening

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 00:01
Beauticians, gyms and tattoo artists have been let frustrated by the news they must remain closed.

Coronavirus: Go Outdoors calls in administrators

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 20:41
Owner JD Sports appoints Deloitte then buys back business to renegotiate rents.