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Coronavirus: 'Big fat British Asian weddings' forced to slim down

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 00:12
How has the coronavirus pandemic hit the Asian weddings industry in the UK?

Why Hollywood needs computer games tech more than ever

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 00:07
The same technology that runs computer games is increasingly popular for making films and television.

Rishi Sunak: The 'whatever it takes' chancellor

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 00:01
He's been dubbed "Dishy Rishi" and "an economic Jedi" but who is the man steering the UK economy?

Coronavirus: Pools, gyms, team sport and outdoor gigs to return

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 19:21
Restrictions in England are further eased - with beauty businesses also able to reopen on Monday.

'I'm furious that we can't reopen'

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 19:01
Beauty salons and gyms in England get a date for reopening, but some beauty treatments remain blacklisted.

Coronavirus: When can I go to the gym, nail salon, tattoo studio or pool?

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 17:48
As lockdown eases, more activities will soon be allowed.

Tax boss questions value of Rishi Sunak's job bonus and meal discount plans

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 15:46
Chancellor Rishi Sunak rejected fears job retention bonus and meal discount are not value for taxpayers.

'UK faces mobile blackouts if Huawei 5G ban imposed by 2023'

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 13:40
BT and Vodafone warn that users will face days without a mobile signal if a 2023 ban is imposed.

Will I now pay less stamp duty? And other questions

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 13:17
Questions about support bubbles, and other coronavirus topics.

Coronavirus: Taxes will rise to pay for virus, IFS think tank warns

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 13:02
The chancellor's huge economic support schemes will have to be paid for via higher taxes, the IFS says.

John Lewis and Boots to cut 5,300 jobs and shut shops

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 12:51
A day after the chancellor unveils a plan to save jobs, two of the UK's biggest retailers announce cuts.

Coronavirus: Asymptomatic testing for taxi drivers and cleaners in England

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 12:46
A pilot in England will test people without symptoms working in 'high-contact' jobs.

Is rum about to become the new gin?

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 12:43
As a small but growing number of new rum distilleries open, is the spirit set to see a sales boom?

Energy firms hit back at Ofgem plan to cut bills

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 10:16
Households could see their energy bills cut by £20 a year under proposals from the regulator.

Coronavirus: United Airlines to furlough up to 36,000 staff

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 05:18
The airline has warned almost half of its frontline US workforce that their jobs are at risk.

Loot boxes: I blew my parents' savings gaming on Fifa

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 00:12
How one teenager spent nearly £3,000 on his "addiction" to video game loot boxes.

Public spending on coronavirus soars to £190bn

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 00:07
PPE costs and support for the economy add to the rising bill for fighting the pandemic.

Aviation and gyms 'ignored' by government

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 00:00
Firms hit back after more UK economy coronavirus support measures announced.

Burger King boss warns of UK job cuts

Wed, 07/08/2020 - 23:13
The UK boss of the fast food giant said the chain could cut between 5% and 10% of its staff.

Ryanair cabin crew agree to temporary pay cut to keep jobs

Wed, 07/08/2020 - 19:27
Crew will accept a temporary pay cut over four years as airlines struggle with coronavirus effects.

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