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Tesco: Pre-Christmas strikes planned by 6,500 depot staff

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 22:04
Trade union Usdaw said 5,000 members at nine warehouses across the country will take industrial action.

US boss fires 900 employees over Zoom

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 18:50
"Last time I did this I cried," said the head of the online mortgage lender laying off 15% of his staff.

Uber prices could rise 20% after UK ruling

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 18:15
In a move that will affect the whole taxi industry, a judge has ruled Uber must make contracts with its customers.

Spar cyber attack hits more than 300 convenience stores

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 17:12
The attack targeted a company in Lancashire which operates Spar's tills and IT systems.

New York's workers must all have vaccine by 27 December

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 16:07
The city's mayor is introducing a vaccine mandate for all private sector employees from 27 December.

Warnings Covid travel test prices are misleading

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 15:42
The government's website to find travel tests "is not serving its purpose", an industry trade group says.

Covid: Sainsbury's asks staff to delay Christmas parties

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 15:01
The supermarket will reimburse workers for postponed parties amid emergence of the Omicron variant.

Evergrande shares slump on renewed default fears

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 12:03
Shares in the Chinese property giant sink 20% as worries about company's future return.

Dalio: Comments on China's human rights misunderstood

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 03:44
Last month, JP Morgan's Jamie Dimon apologised for comments he made about the Chinese Communist Party.

Large gender pay gaps persist over the last 25 years

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 00:55
Once increases in women’s education are accounted for, the gender pay gap change is only 3% since 1995.

Tesco: Distribution centre workers plan pre-Christmas strikes

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 00:10
Up to 1,200 workers across four sites will stage walkouts over pay, according to the Unite union.

HGV driver shortage: Signs pressures are easing, trade group says

Mon, 12/06/2021 - 00:05
Fewer drivers are leaving the profession, Logistics UK says, but more action is needed to attract recruits.

Trump social media firm raises $1bn from investors

Sun, 12/05/2021 - 11:09
The former US president is working to launch a social media app called Truth Social early next year.

Covid travel test changes a 'hammer blow' to industry

Sun, 12/05/2021 - 05:20
The return of pre-departure tests for travellers to the UK will come into force on 04:00 GMT Tuesday.

Coronavirus: UK tightens travel rules amid Omicron spread

Sat, 12/04/2021 - 19:30
Travellers to the UK will have to have a negative Covid test before departure, the government says.

Fraud: 'I had £18,000 stolen after my drink was spiked'

Sat, 12/04/2021 - 01:40
Fraudsters appear to be adopting the "sinister" tactic of spiking drinks to steal money, campaigners warn.

Parag Agrawal: Why Indian-born CEOs dominate Silicon Valley

Sat, 12/04/2021 - 00:32
Parag Agrawal, Twitter's new CEO, is the latest of several Indian-Americans leading global tech firms.

MH370: Could missing Malaysian Airlines plane finally be found?

Fri, 12/03/2021 - 22:34
A British engineer believes he may help solve one of the world's greatest aviation mysteries.

December rate rise hangs in balance amid Omicron

Fri, 12/03/2021 - 17:33
A Bank of England policymaker says he wants more data on new virus variant before rates decision.

US jobs growth falls far short of expectations

Fri, 12/03/2021 - 16:36
Employers took on 210,000 new workers in November, less than half the number that had been forecast.