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B&M discount chain to open up to 45 stores

3 hours 10 min ago
The discount chain says sales soared during the coronavirus lockdown.

Rio Tinto: Mining giant accused of poisoning rivers in Papua New Guinea

3 hours 58 min ago
More than 150 people in Bougainville have filed a complaint against the embattled Rio Tinto company.

Foreign butchers and bricklayers 'needed in UK'

4 hours 39 min ago
Shortages in social care staff are also highlighted in a report from government migration advisers.

Tesco targets 300% rise in vegan meat sales

6 hours 40 min ago
The retailer wants to boost meat alternative sales by 2025 as part of a sustainability drive.

Nokia clinches 5G deal with BT to replace Huawei in EE network

9 hours 20 min ago
The Finnish firm will become the largest provider of base stations and antennas to EE's network.

First-time buyers: 'Mortgages are so inaccessible now'

9 hours 49 min ago
As lenders ask for higher deposits, first-time buyers say how difficult it is to get a mortgage now.

Greggs hints at job cuts as furlough scheme ends

10 hours 2 min ago
The baker is consulting with its 25,000 staff to minimise cuts by putting people on fewer hours.

Coronavirus: Early pub closing 'putting shop workers at risk'

10 hours 9 min ago
Staff in stores selling alcohol after 10pm may be exposed to violence and infection, a union warns.

'I monitor my staff with software that takes screenshots'

17 hours 17 min ago
Many have struggled to get to grips with working from home, but would surveillance technology help?

Covid: Public spending rise could last longer

17 hours 26 min ago
The government must choose between more austerity and permanently higher spending, a think tank warns.

Young people ‘give up dream job hope’ in pandemic

17 hours 28 min ago
The coronavirus crisis has eroded young people's confidence in the future, says the Prince's Trust.

BTS to become multi-millionaires after label goes public

17 hours 33 min ago
The South Korean K-pop group will become multi-millionaires after their label Big Hit goes public.

Bank deputy governor warns against negative interest rates

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 22:47
Sir Dave Ramsden said the central bank was not likely to use negative rates 'imminently'.

Covid: Adults without A-levels to be offered free college courses

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 22:34
The government offer will be available from April and aims to support jobseekers during the pandemic.

Asda: UK billionaire brothers edge ahead in race to buy supermarket

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 16:29
The Issa brothers and TDR Capital are the preferred bidders to buy the UK supermarket chain from Walmart.

Fashion brands design 'waist-up' clothing for video calls

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 15:30
Milan Fashion Week saw designers showcasing logos on necklines and statement jewellery.

US squeezes China's biggest chip-maker SMIC

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 15:00
The commerce department writes to suppliers, warning of risks linked to the Chinese military.

Uber spared from London ban despite 'historical failings'

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 12:28
The firm gets a new licence to work in the capital after a court says it has addressed safety issues.

William Hill: Caesars Palace-owner in 'advanced' talks over £2.9bn offer

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 09:17
Owner of the famed Las Vegas casino reveals its hand as one of two possible bidders for the UK firm.

Brexit: Gove heads to Brussels as EU trade talks resume

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 07:45
Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove will meet EU representatives at the start of a week of negotiations.

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