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Ex-pizza delivery boy's gym firm worth over £1bn

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 14:52
Ben Francis, the founder of sportswear company Gymshark, has sold a 21% stake to a US investor.

Just Eat to stop using gig economy workers

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 12:22
Boss Jitse Groen says he would rather have staff who get benefits and more workplace protection.

Eurotunnel warns travellers not to turn up without a booking

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 09:03
The firm says customers trying to return early from France must have a booking to travel.

Amazon launches online pharmacy in India

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 05:48
The internet retail giant's move comes as US tech firms are investing billions of dollars in India.

What to expect as China-US trade talks resume

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 05:27
The two economic superpowers have seen tensions rise considerably since their last negotiations.

France to be added to UK quarantine countries

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 01:40
People returning from the Netherlands and Malta from Saturday will also have to self-isolate.

Robots go their own way deep in the ocean

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 00:01
Firms are building robots that can survey the seabed and underwater structures without human help.

'We were all packed, then they cancelled our holiday'

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 00:01
Hundreds of would-be holidaymakers are finding their bookings have been cancelled last minute.

‘Raise sick pay’ to lower virus health and economic risk

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 00:01
It would manage a "crude" trade-off between lives and jobs as the UK economy reopens, a report says.

Fornite removed from iPhone App Store as Epic Games sues

Thu, 08/13/2020 - 21:10
Epic Games said it was taking Apple to court over monopolistic policies.

New Look in new bid to turn fortunes around

Thu, 08/13/2020 - 19:09
The fashion chain wants landlords to accept rents based on the sales stores generate.