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Buzzfeed to take over Huffington Post

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 19:56
The deal will bring together two of the world's most high-profile digital media firms.

Peacocks and Jaeger collapse puts 4,700 jobs at risk

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 17:14
The two fashion chains fall into administration, putting almost 500 shops at risk.

IMF: Economy 'losing momentum' amid virus second wave

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 17:09
The International Monetary Fund warns against countries withdrawing economic support too soon.

Brexit: Top-level talks suspended after positive Covid test

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 16:26
EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier says a member of his team has tested positive for the virus.

Wirecard scandal: German MPs question ex-boss Braun

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 14:43
A criminal case is under way in Germany's biggest post-war accounting scandal.

Cineworld eyes UK cinema closures and rescue deal

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 12:50
The cinema chain has appointed restructuring experts to negotiate unlocking more cash from lenders.

Covid: One in three UK hospitality firms fear collapse

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 12:46
The sector, which has been hit hard by Covid, is the most downbeat about its prospects, data suggests.

Climate change: Can sending fewer emails really save the planet?

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 12:31
UK officials are reportedly considering asking us to stop sending "thanks" emails - but why?

Sony PlayStation 5 delivery delays spark row over who is to blame

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 11:30
Huge demand for the new PlayStation, coupled with its size, means pre-orders may not arrive on time.

Royal Mail parcels overtake letters for first time

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 09:52
Online shopping during the pandemic means revenues from parcels surpasses letters for the first time.

ComparetheMarket fined £17.9m over competition law breach

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 08:14
Contracts meant getting the best home insurance deals was not as "simples" as its adverts suggest.

Vietnam economy is Asia's shining star during Covid

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 05:39
The South East Asian nation has benefited from the working from home electronics boom

President Xi at Apec: China pledges to open up its 'super-sized' economy

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 05:33
Chinese president Xi Jinping says it will import more high-quality goods and sign more trade deals.

Have female CEOs coped better with Covid than men?

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 00:17
Have female bosses coped with the pandemic better than their male counterparts?

Apprentice redundancy numbers rise: 'I was devastated'

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 00:13
Two-thirds more apprenticeships ended in redundancy as Covid hit employers, BBC figures show.

Coronavirus: 'We need to know if we can re-open after lockdown’

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 00:13
Struggling businesses say they want more clarity about what happens when lockdown ends.

Apple to pay $113m to settle iPhone 'batterygate'

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 00:12
The lawsuit argued the iPhone-maker slowed down device performance to make users buy newer models.

Coronavirus: Facebook accused of forcing staff back to offices

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 22:46
Content moderators say the tech giant is "risking lives" for profit in the pandemic.

McDonald's sorry for stopping couriers using toilets

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 18:34
Food delivery drivers claim they were denied access to toilets at restaurants during lockdown.

UK giant Unilever bets on vegan food with 'scary target'

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 17:05
The consumer giant wants a significant slice of sales to be plant-based as vegan foods take off.