March 18, 2020

IAG’s Walsh takes pay cut as ministers finalise airline rescue

Willie Walsh, the veteran boss of British Airways’ parent company, has become the latest prominent aviation executive to take a pay cut as the industry tries to fend off the prospect of widespread bankruptcies.
March 18, 2020

Thomas Cook collapse to cost taxpayers £156 million

The collapse of Thomas Cook will cost taxpayers at least £156m, an investigation by a government watchdog as found.
March 18, 2020

Without a Brexit fisheries deal, herring and other North Sea species face dire future – new research

Fears are high that the two sides will unilaterally decide what quotas to follow without regard to scientific advice.
March 18, 2020

Why the pound is taking a pummelling as coronavirus crisis deepens

The convulsions in equity and bond markets have naturally grabbed most of the financial headlines as the COVID-19 outbreak has widened.
March 18, 2020

Remote working: the new normal for many, but it comes with hidden risks – new research

COVID-19 has forced many of us to do the daily shift from home. An anthropologist who observed a group of remote workers raises some concerns and shares some tips.
March 18, 2020

Coronavirus: How AI, 3D printing and blockchain can help overcome supply problems in a crisis

Artificial Intelligence, 3D printing and blockchain can make supply chains more resilient - but only if we (and they) collaborate.
March 18, 2020

BoE could take ‘radical’ money-printing action

COVID-19 represents an unprecedented economic "emergency" and the Bank of England will do anything it takes - even radical money printing operations - if it needs to, the governor has said. 
March 18, 2020

B&Q owner eyes rent shift in bid to conserve cash

Britain’s biggest DIY retailer is planning to ditch a decades-old system for paying rents across its 950 UK stores in a bid to conserve cash during the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 18, 2020

Superdry, Zara and Wagamama count cost of virus impact

Superdry, Zara and Wagamama have become the latest high street names to warn that sales and profits are being crushed by the coronavirus crisis.
March 18, 2020

Deliveroo riders say they can’t access promised hardship funds

Deliveroo couriers say they are being forced back to work when they should be self-isolating, because they are unable to access the support promised by the company, Sky News can reveal.
March 18, 2020

Deliveroo riders stopped from claiming firm’s virus hardship fund

Deliveroo couriers say they are being forced back to work when they should be self-isolating, because they are unable to access the support promised by the company, Sky News can reveal.
March 18, 2020

Q&A: I own a business or have a mortgage – how do I access the coronavirus help package?

Measures have been unveiled to help people and businesses survive the coronavirus pandemic - but how can you access them?