November 10, 2020

Rolls-Royce to create 6,000 UK jobs to build 16 mini nuclear power stations

A group led by Rolls-Royce has pledged to create 6,000 regional UK jobs within the next five years under plans to build 16 mini nuclear power stations.
November 10, 2020

Supermarkets push to extend pre-Christmas Sunday trading hours

Supermarket bosses have launched a fresh lobbying drive to extend Sunday trading hours ahead of a Christmas shopping rush that they are warning ministers could put customers’ safety at risk during the COVID-19 pandemic.
November 10, 2020

Virus vaccine rally leaves short sellers nursing £390m loss

Short sellers betting against European travel, leisure and bank stocks lost more than $500m (£390m) in Monday's market rally, according to a data provider.
November 10, 2020

Apple launches first MacBooks based on its own processor

Apple has launched a new Mac Mini and two MacBooks - the first versions which are using a processor based on the company's own designs.
November 10, 2020

Jobseekers are being gaslighted – all too often being told unemployment is their fault

Jobs are scarcer and times are hard during a pandemic – so why are job-seekers still left feeling they were the ones who weren't good enough?
November 10, 2020

Scented candles and busy kitchens as households enter new lockdown

Scented candles, pot pourri, and a wider cooking repertoire are helping British households get through lockdown restrictions, new industry data and trading figures suggest.
November 10, 2020

Cautious optimism the worst may be over for commercial property

Few business sectors have been battered more by COVID-19 than commercial property.
November 10, 2020

Ex-Lehman bankers plot IPO for trader Marex Spectron

A major commodities broker controlled by two former Lehman Brothers executives is drawing up plans for a bumper stock market flotation in London.
November 10, 2020

Amazon hit with antitrust charges by EU regulators

The European Union has filed antitrust charges against Amazon, accusing the online retail giant of using business data to gain an unfair advantage over merchants operating on its platform.
November 10, 2020

COVID vaccine: When can I have a coronavirus vaccine? ‘A great day for science’

COVID has killed more than 45,000 people in the UK, as England endures its second national lockdown in 2020. But experts at Pfizer and BioNTech has revealed a very positive update on their own coronavirus vaccine. When can you have a COVID-19 vaccine, ...
November 10, 2020

Ministers to unveil law to block foreign takeovers of UK assets

Foreign bidders for British companies in nearly 20 industries deemed to be of national importance will be guaranteed a government response to their proposals within 30 days as ministers try to show that the UK remains open for business despite gaining ...
November 10, 2020

How to roast chestnuts

ROASTED chestnuts are a classic Christmas trope, but do you know how to roast chestnuts?