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JP Morgan: US banking giant gives boss 'special award'

Wed, 07/21/2021 - 05:59
The award to Jamie Dimon is to persuade him to lead the company for a "significant number of years".
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Is there a solution to the hospitality staff crisis?

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 23:58
Aside from Covid and Brexit, are there other reasons for the shortage of hospitality workers?
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Netflix to include mobile games for subscribers

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 22:42
The firm said on Tuesday that the "time is right to learn more about how our members value games".
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Covid: Officers told not to check green and amber arrivals, union says

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 21:38
Passenger locator forms and mandatory tests will not be routinely reviewed in England, a union claims.
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EU plans to make Bitcoin transfers more traceable

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 18:43
Companies handling crypto-assets would have to collect customer details.
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Travel firms lose court bid on traffic light list

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 15:34
Decisions taken by the government on the traffic light travel list were not unlawful, judges rule.
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Nike trainer output at key factory hit by Covid outbreak

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 14:11
Nike could run out of its Vietnamese-made trainers because of a rise in Covid infections in the region.
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Israel PM warns Ben & Jerry's owner Unilever of consequences over sales ban

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 14:00
The ice cream maker's parent company Unilever is told "strong action" will be taken against boycotts.
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Covid: Food industry calls for isolation rules exemption

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 12:56
Several industries are lobbying the government for their staff to be classed as critical workers.
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Apple delays return to office as Covid cases rise

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 11:38
A three-day-a-week return to the office is reportedly postponed until October.
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Women's state pension: Compensation closer for Waspi campaigners

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 11:12
The government was too slow to tell women they would be directly affected by the rising state pension age.
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HMV backs High Street with plans for 10 new stores

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 09:33
The music chain's owner says people love shopping and want to touch goods before buying.
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Prospect of Morrisons bidding war recedes

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 08:15
US investment firm Apollo, which was considering making an offer, has now changed its mind.
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The little tech firm gunning for an airspeed record

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 00:13
Electroflight has built the E-NXT which it hopes will break the electric airspeed record.
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David Cameron lacked judgement over Greensill, MPs' report says

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 00:09
David Cameron showed a lack of judgement when he informally lobbied on behalf of Greensill Capital, MPs say.
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Writing fake online reviews could be made illegal

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 22:22
A plan to crack down on online rip-offs has been outlined by the government.
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Covid: Isolation rules loosened for critical workers

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 21:37
People performing "critical" tasks including air traffic controllers will still be able to work under new rules.
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Ben & Jerry's to stop sales in Palestinian territories

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 21:32
The ice-cream maker said it was “inconsistent with our values” to continue selling products in the region.
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Two jabs needed to enter nightclubs from September

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 18:44
People will need to be fully vaccinated to enter venues where large crowds gather, the government says.
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China accused of cyber-attack on Microsoft Exchange servers

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 18:28
The UK, US and EU have accused China of carrying out an attack on Microsoft Exchange email servers.
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