July 2, 2020

‘Vital green shoot’ as number of UK job adverts increase

The number of job adverts in the UK has increased, new research suggests, as sectors such as hospitality start to emerge from months of lockdown.
July 2, 2020

‘Think, plan and book’: Cornwall reopens for business but with a new normal

Tourism bosses in Cornwall say COVID-19 has already cost the sector more than £650m in lost revenue and are warning there will be no "speedy recovery" when the industry reopens on Saturday.
July 2, 2020

More than 50 countries will be exempt from coronavirus travel quarantine

More than 50 countries will be exempt from England's coronavirus quarantine, the transport secretary has told Sky News.
July 2, 2020

‘We’re not out of the woods yet’, PM warns ahead of pubs reopening

The UK is "not out of the woods yet" and people must be cautious when visiting bars and restaurants this weekend, the prime minister will warn.
July 2, 2020

Cafe Rouge and Bella Italia owner cuts 1900 jobs

Casual Dining Group, owner of Bella Italia, Cafe Rouge and Las Iguanas, is to cut more than 1,900 jobs and close 91 restaurants after calling in administrators.
July 2, 2020

Accenture cuts up to 900 UK jobs as it faces pandemic strain

Accenture is to cut up to 900 UK jobs blaming "additional strain" on the business caused by the coronavirus crisis.
July 2, 2020

UK secures global satellite system after OneWeb space race

A victorious UK government-led bid for collapsed satellite operator OneWeb is being hailed as an opportunity to realise global ambitions ahead of the country's departure from the EU.
July 2, 2020

SoftBank and Mubadala aid government’s OneWeb bid

SoftBank, the Japanese technology giant, and an Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund are in talks to back a controversial UK government-led bid for OneWeb, the collapsed satellite operator.
July 2, 2020

Decline of the English pub: coronavirus compounded the industry’s problems

The rise of big pub companies has led to focus on profits and share prices.
July 2, 2020

How Bali could build a better kind of tourism after the pandemic

An opportunity to make the island's main industry more diverse.
July 2, 2020

‘Don’t overdo it’: PM’s warning as pubs prepare to reopen on Saturday

Downing Street has warned people not to "overdo it" when the coronavirus lockdown in England is eased this weekend.
July 2, 2020

Record US job surge of 4.8 million despite virus resurgence

The US economy created a record 4.8 million net new jobs last month as economists warn the country's coronavirus recovery is at risk from a resurgence of infections.