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Coronavirus: Is there a future for street fundraising?

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 22:12
Face-to-face fundraising is vital for charities' cash income - but does it have a post-Covid future?

My Money: 'Most of our spending is on our son'

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 22:03
Ned Vincent from Norfolk takes us through his week during the coronavirus pandemic.

Israel-UAE peace deal 'big' for trade in Middle East

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 17:58
Israel's UAE and Bahrain peace deals are "going to be big" for business, says DP World boss.

Test-and-trace: Higher profits expected by Serco

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 15:04
News that Serco will see better than expected profits comes amid claims it is failing to reach enough people.

Instagram targets rule-breaking influencers

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 14:09
The Facebook-owned platform says it is committed to stamping out hidden advertising.

Pret A Manger and Edinburgh Woollen Mills to cut 1,000 jobs

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 12:21
The pandemic has claimed the jobs of another 1,000 shop workers as more stores shut across the country.

British Airways fined £20m over data breach

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 11:14
The fine is the largest ever issued by the Information Commissioner's Office.

John Lewis chairman Sharon White targets new services to deliver growth

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 11:10
Boss Sharon White says the partnership is looking to online and a new range of services to revive sales.

Brexit: EU trade deal is still possible, says Dominic Raab

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 09:45
The foreign secretary urges more flexibility from the EU, as both sides indicate they want to keep talking.

Pub chain JD Wetherspoon reveals first loss since 1984

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 08:55
Chairman Tim Martin criticises the government's "confusing" Covid restrictions as sales tumble.

Man denied £1.7m payout by Betfred takes fight to High Court

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 08:27
Andy Green is suing bookmaker Betfred after it refused to pay up, citing a software error.

Covid: One-way 'travel bubble' opens between Australia and NZ

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 05:32
Passengers from New Zealand will not quarantine in Sydney but must do so if they return.

'I'm sick of influencers asking for free cake'

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 01:41
Some small businesses are resisting calls from social media influencers for free gifts.

New jets promise to revive supersonic travel

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 00:12
Almost 20 years after Concorde was retired, new supersonic passenger aircraft are finally emerging.

'I've gone months with no information about the future'

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 00:05
Workers at Edinburgh Woollen Mill on how they feel about plans for the firm to into administration.

'Hasty' furlough scheme 'left room for fraud' say MPs

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 00:03
'Hastily drawn up' furlough scheme may have lost billions to fraud and error, MPs say

Brexit: EU leaders call for UK trade talks to continue

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 23:49
The UK's negotiator accused the EU of expecting the UK to make "all future moves" towards a deal.

Photographer 'devastated' by government-backed 'Fatima' dancer advert

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 19:43
The ad was criticised for encouraging "Fatima" to give up on dancing and "reskill" in cyber security.

Italy and Vatican City added to UK quarantine list

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 18:54
Travellers from Italy must self-isolate for 14 days as of Sunday, the government says.

Coronavirus: US poverty rises as aid winds down

Thu, 10/15/2020 - 18:14
Poverty rates and jobless claims in the US are rising, amid disagreement over further pandemic aid.