June 30, 2020

Facebook boycott may rely on smaller businesses joining in

Money talks, and there's no doubting the likes of Coca Cola, Starbucks, Levi's and Reebok are used to being heard.
June 30, 2020

Lidl deals: What offers are in Middle of Lidl this week? Five best items

LIDL'S special offers change each week, but what's in the Middle of Lidl this week? Here are the five best items.
June 30, 2020

Upper Crust owner SSP to axe 5,000 UK jobs

The grim toll of coronavirus-related job losses will rise again on Wednesday when the company behind the Upper Crust catering brand discloses plans to make more than half of its UK workforce redundant.
June 30, 2020

How to live longer: Enjoying this past time favourite beverage could boost life expectancy

HOW TO live longer: The quest to live a long and healthy life often means having to give up our favourite treats and pastime pleasures. According to studies, this may not be the case at all and scientists have claimed consuming a popular beverage could...
June 30, 2020

US buys up almost entire world supply of coronavirus drug

The US has bought up almost the entire global supply of one of two drugs proven to treat coronavirus.
June 30, 2020

‘So far, so V’: Bank of England’s Haldane sees sharp bounce-back

The UK economy is on course for a V-shaped recovery from the coronavirus crisis though the risk of a prolonged period of unemployment remains, according to the Bank of England's chief economist.
June 30, 2020

Airbus cuts 1,700 UK jobs due to ‘unprecedented’ coronavirus crisis

Airbus is to cut 1,700 jobs in the UK as part of a major restructuring caused by the coronavirus crisis, the company has announced.
June 30, 2020

FTSE records its best quarter since 2010 – but lags European peers

The FTSE 100 may have fallen today, dragged lower by heavyweight Royal Dutch Shell, but the index of Britain's biggest 100 listed companies has still notched up its best quarter in nearly a decade.
June 30, 2020

Sorrell: some firms ‘virtually signalling’ over Facebook

Sir Martin Sorrell has accused some companies of "virtue signalling" as Facebook faces a growing advertising boycott over concerns that it is not doing enough to tackle hate speech.
June 30, 2020

Lloyds’ wealth venture to name Duckworth as new chief

The wealth management venture part-owned by Britain's biggest high street bank will this week name an industry veteran as its next boss following the abrupt exit of his predecessor.
June 30, 2020

Coronavirus measures give Bangladeshi workers for global clothing chains a stark choice: disease or starvation

Coronavirus has revealed the extreme plight of Bangladeshi factory workers.
June 30, 2020

727 easyJet pilots at risk of redundancy, union says

More than 700 easyJet pilots are at risk of redundancy, according to the Balpa union.