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Cash incentives on student accounts squeezed

Mon, 09/06/2021 - 11:41
Upfront sums for opening an account are less generous than previous years, analysis shows.

England sees 'boom' in second homes flipped to holiday lets

Mon, 09/06/2021 - 11:14
More than 11,000 second homes become rental businesses since the pandemic began, research shows.

Staff shortages could last two years, says CBI

Mon, 09/06/2021 - 09:41
Industry body the CBI wants immigration rules eased for lorry drivers, welders, butchers and bricklayers.

Has Covid killed off business cards for good?

Mon, 09/06/2021 - 00:01
Sales of business cards have fallen sharply as a result of the pandemic.

When is a motor show not a motor show?

Mon, 09/06/2021 - 00:01
The BBC's Theo Leggett finds Germany's International Motor Show has become a mobility exhibition.

Black intern: 'You just need to give us a chance'

Mon, 09/06/2021 - 00:01
Young black university students are being invited to apply for 2,000 internships at top companies.

Glasgow company fined £150,000 for making nuisance calls

Sun, 09/05/2021 - 14:37
Glasgow-based DialADeal Scotland Ltd made more than half a million unsolicited calls between August 2019 and March 2020.

Ikea struggles with supply problems due to driver shortage

Sun, 09/05/2021 - 13:01
The furniture giant is among businesses struggling with a driver shortage due to Covid and Brexit.

Covid-19: Pub marquees could become permanent fixtures

Sun, 09/05/2021 - 08:53
Some of the outdoor seating set up by businesses in the pandemic could be allowed to remain.

Jobs market set for bumpy ride, says Resolution Foundation

Sun, 09/05/2021 - 00:31
Those still on furlough face uncertain times when the scheme ends, the Resolution Foundation says.

Almost 50 shops a day disappear from High Streets

Sun, 09/05/2021 - 00:09
Britain's High Streets lost more than 8,700 stores in the first six months of 2021, research suggests.

Heathrow criticises Border Force for 'unacceptable' queues

Sat, 09/04/2021 - 15:17
The airport says too few staff were on duty at passport control as families returned from holiday.

'Bitcoin fraud cost me £500,000'

Sat, 09/04/2021 - 04:17
A successful businessman saw his life savings wiped out when he fell victim to ruthless fraudsters.

What's it like to be in the 1% of female lorry drivers?

Fri, 09/03/2021 - 22:03
The chronic shortage of lorry drivers has led haulage firms to try to attract more women to the role.

Flu jabs in England and Wales delayed due to HGV driver shortage

Fri, 09/03/2021 - 19:12
The maker says it is two weeks behind on its deliveries, and vaccinations will have to be rescheduled.

Hardys wine owner warns of Christmas shortage risk

Fri, 09/03/2021 - 19:05
The firm behind Echo Falls says continued staff shortages could definitely hit the festive season.

Covid: Watchdog launches new crackdown on PCR test firms

Fri, 09/03/2021 - 17:11
One company is under investigation and 19 others could face legal action following complaints.

Asda to open more shops at Issa brothers' petrol stations

Fri, 09/03/2021 - 16:01
The supermarket plans to widely expand its Asda on the Move convenience stores by the end of 2022.

US jobs growth disappoints as recovery falters

Fri, 09/03/2021 - 13:41
The US economy added just 235,000 jobs in August, according to the Bureau of Labour Statistics.

Food price rise fears amid staff shortages

Fri, 09/03/2021 - 10:26
Wholesalers are facing a "perfect storm" of adverse effects, warns one leading industry figure.