December 8, 2020

Queen’s ‘confident’ body language stark contrast to ‘awkward’ and ‘tense’ Camilla – expert

CAMILLA, DUCHESS OF CORNWALL and Prince Charles were among senior royals to step out with the Queen for a special engagement on Tuesday. According to a body language expert, Camilla's 'awkward' stance was a stark contrast to the 'confident' Queen.
December 8, 2020

G4S agrees £3.8bn takeover following bidding war

G4S says it has agreed a takeover offer from a smaller US rival following a bidding war.
December 8, 2020

Charterhouse backs pension specialists LCP in £300m deal

A former owner of Saga, the over-50s insurer, is buying a stake in one of Britain’s leading pensions consultants in a deal valuing it at more than £300m.
December 8, 2020

Queen wears bright red in moving tribute for frontline workers in rare royal outing

QUEEN ELIZABETH II appeared with other members of the Royal Family to pay tribute to frontline workers this evening. She appeared with Prince Charles, Camilla, William and Kate Middleton.
December 8, 2020

British Gas engineers move step closer to winter strike

British Gas electricity and gas engineers have rejected a contract shake-up which their union says will significantly cut their pay, taking them closer to potential winter strike action.
December 8, 2020

Three-quarters of firms not ready for what Brexit may throw at them

"The clock is ticking. From the first of January 2021 businesses that deal with Europe will have to follow new rules on exports, imports, tariffs, data & hiring."
December 8, 2020

Good for business and good for society: how organisations can hire more ex-offenders

Hiring ex-offenders is good for business, and good for society.
December 8, 2020

Covid vaccine blood thinners: Can you have the coronavirus jab if you take blood thinners?

COVID vaccines started rolling out in the UK this morning, as the country becomes the first in the world to administer the Pfizer vaccine, and first western nation to deliver one at all. Can you have the coronavirus jab if you take blood thinners?
December 8, 2020

Why UK M&A advisers are preparing for a bumper 2021

For the legions of City advisers who make a living from working on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), it has been a disappointing year.
December 8, 2020

Steve Thompson: England rugby ace has dementia at 42 – What is early onset dementia?

STEVE THOMPSON, the England Rugby World Cup winner, has been diagnosed with dementia at 42, and he admitted that he can't remember winning the 2003 World Cup. What is early-onset dementia? Symptoms and signs of the neurodegenerative condition explained...
December 8, 2020

Initial doses of the Oxford COVID-19 vaccine will be made in Europe – taskforce

The initial roll-out of the Oxford COVID-19 vaccine in Britain will use doses manufactured in Europe, the vaccine taskforce has said.
December 8, 2020

UK to ditch international law-breaking clauses of Brexit legislation after reaching deal with EU

The government will drop parts of legislation that could have seen the UK break international law after reaching an "agreement in principle" on Brexit divorce issues.