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Coronavirus: 'Refunds unlikely' if travellers have to self-isolate

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 00:02
Travel insurance is unlikely to cover those who have to cancel a holiday because they have Covid symptoms.

Coronavirus: Lake District reports surge in holiday bookings

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 00:02
With travel restrictions and tight budgets many British people are choosing to holiday at home this year.

Labour to urge more support to stem post-Covid job losses

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 23:40
Shadow chancellor Anneliese Dodds will call for jobs schemes to be extended during local lockdowns.

Coronavirus: 800 jobs 'secure' as Celsa Steel gets £30m emergency loan

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 22:12
Celsa Steel, which employs 800 workers in Wales, has received an emergency government loan.

Café Rouge and Bella Italia owner falls into administration

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 18:59
Ninety-one sites will close immediately with the loss of around 1,900 jobs.

The Rock ranks as Instagram's 'most valuable star'

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 17:33
Film star Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson can charge more than $1m for a sponsored post, analysts say.

US firms create record 4.8 million jobs in June

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 16:08
The reopening of businesses has spurred job growth but a rise in Covid-19 cases may hamper recovery.

Facebook: Advertisers will come back 'soon enough'

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 15:47
Facebook's chief dismisses claims in leaked comments that the ads boycott poses a financial threat.

Coronavirus: Face coverings to become mandatory in Scottish shops

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 14:08
The use of face coverings is to be made mandatory in shops in Scotland when coronavirus restrictions are eased.

Leicester lockdown: Boohoo 'putting workers at risk of coronavirus'

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 13:31
A workers' rights group say staff at Leicester factories are at risk of coronavirus.

Venezuela gold: UK High Court rules against Nicolás Maduro

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 12:04
The High Court ruling means President Maduro will not gain access to gold stored at the Bank of England.

Primark presses ahead with new store openings

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 09:44
As other retailers look to cut costs, the discount fashion chain plans to open five new shops.

Coronavirius: Dozens of countries not in UK quarantine

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 09:26
UK government sources indicate that UK tourists will not have to isolate on return from up to 75 countries.

Hong Kong: US passes sanctions as nations condemn new law

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 07:15
The US House Speaker said the law was a "brutal, sweeping crackdown" against Hong Kong's people.

US targets Monet and Warhol artworks in 1MDB case

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 05:58
The assets are allegedly linked to more than $4.5bn stolen from the Malaysian state investment fund.

Coronavirus: Could 'immunity passports' create an antibody elite?

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:11
Could Covid-19 antibody testing have the unintended consequence of creating an antibody elite?

Stars back plea to support UK live music industry

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:09
Liam Gallagher, Dua Lipa and Sir Paul McCartney sign letter warning government of Covid-19 impact.

Warnings curry houses may not reopen after lockdown

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:08
Industry groups say many family-owned restaurants are under intense financial strain.

The fashion labels whose clothes are made by prisoners

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:06
A number of clothing firms are now getting their garments made behind bars.

Loot boxes: Lords call for 'immediate' gambling regulation

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:02
Loot boxes, skins and player packs should be regulated immediately, says a Lords committee.