February 19, 2021

Travel industry calls for vaccine passports and relaxation of travel advice as part of easing lockdown restrictions

The travel industry has called on the government to introduce vaccine passports and relax its travel advice as part of the government's roadmap out of lockdown.
February 19, 2021

Uber drivers ruling: how thousands working in the UK’s gig economy could benefit

The UK's Supreme Court has ruled that drivers are entitled to workers' rights.
February 19, 2021

When financial traders are struggling to sleep, stock-market returns go down – new research

How you can gauge investors' sleepiness by using Google search data.
February 19, 2021

Pound passes $1.40 for first time in nearly three years

The pound passed US$1.40 on Friday for the first time in nearly three years.
February 19, 2021

LloydsPharmacy owner faces MP’s ire over sick pay reforms

The boss of LloydsPharmacy is facing questions from a prominent MP about its treatment of employees as its American owner plots a £400m sale of the chain.
February 19, 2021

EU moves to allow continued data flows to UK after Brexit

The European Commission says it will start work on allowing police and financial data to continue to flow from the EU to the UK for the next four years.
February 19, 2021

Government’s failure to publish COVID contracts details ruled unlawful

The government unlawfully failed to publish details of coronavirus-related contracts worth billions, the High Court has ruled.
February 19, 2021

Government’s failure to publish COVID contracts details ruled unlawful

The government unlawfully failed to publish details of coronavirus-related contracts worth billions, the High Court has ruled.
February 19, 2021

When companies go bust, the law does little to help suppliers get repaid – here’s a possible solution

Under insolvency law, there's an order in which creditors get paid from whatever is left of a company.
February 19, 2021

COVID-19 has crippled the winter sports industry – but a digital revolution will help it recover

A panel of winter sports experts told us that pandemic-enforced technological advances are providing hope for the shattered sector.
February 19, 2021

Online car platform Cazoo eyes blockbuster £6bn public offering

Cazoo, the online car retailer founded by one of Britain's best-known technology entrepreneurs, is plotting a blockbuster move to go public with a valuation of well over £5bn.
February 19, 2021

Business rates review to be delayed until economic situation is clearer

The Treasury will delay publication of its review of business rates until later this year.