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Northern's self-service ticket machines hit by ransomware cyber attack

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 18:26
Northern rail's new self-service machines were installed at 420 stations two months ago.
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Zoom bets billions on home working continuing in Five9 deal

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 17:44
The firm announces a $14.7bn (£10.7bn) deal to buy Five9, a cloud-based call centre operator.
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Global shares slide amid Covid economic recovery fears

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 17:26
Stock markets in the UK, the US and Europe fall on concerns that rising cases may impede a recovery.
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Post Office Horizon scandal: More subpostmasters cleared

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 12:47
The Court of Appeal clears 12 more former subpostmasters who were wrongly convicted.
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Iceland and Greene King shut sites amid 'pingdemic'

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 09:53
The firms have had to shut shops and pubs due to staff shortages caused by people self-isolating.
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Carlos Ghosn: Father and son sentenced for helping ex-Nissan boss escape

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 05:56
Michael and Peter Taylor were convicted of helping ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn escape Japan in 2019.
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Using plastic waste to help solve sand shortages

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 00:06
With construction sand in short supply crushed plastic is being used as an alternative.
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Covid: Face mask rules relax but what do workers think?

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 00:04
It is no longer a legal requirement to wear a face covering in England, but some employees are nervous.
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Thousands of orders cancelled after Ocado robot fire

Sun, 07/18/2021 - 23:33
The online grocer says the blaze was caused by a collision between robots at one of its warehouses.
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Oil producing nations agree deal to control prices

Sun, 07/18/2021 - 19:03
The Opec cartel and Russia will boost supply which should see petrol prices at the pumps come down.
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Covid: 'Pingdemic' threatens shop openings say supermarkets

Sun, 07/18/2021 - 13:35
M&S says it may have to reduce opening hours if more workers are forced to self-isolate.
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'It felt like now's my moment for a new career'

Sun, 07/18/2021 - 07:44
Covid lockdowns have led to a boom in the number of people retraining and starting up new businesses.
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Covid: Travel firms angry over France quarantine rule

Sat, 07/17/2021 - 14:27
The continued need for travellers to quarantine on arrival in England and Wales undermines confidence, tourism groups say.
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Why the Scouts are launching a money badge after Covid

Sat, 07/17/2021 - 00:15
Why Scouts are lending a hand on tackling financial literacy in the wake of the pandemic.
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Craft beer industry accused of being 'sexist boys' club'

Fri, 07/16/2021 - 22:00
Independent beer makers have promised reform following allegations of discrimination and harassment.
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Covid: Fully jabbed arrivals from France must still quarantine

Fri, 07/16/2021 - 21:52
A planned relaxation of England's rules from Monday will not apply due to cases of the Beta variant.
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Uber will continue to require riders to wear masks

Fri, 07/16/2021 - 17:48
The ride-hailing firm says passengers will still need to wear a face covering after rules relax on Monday.
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Hong Kong: US to issue warning on business risks

Fri, 07/16/2021 - 15:31
The US is set to issue an advisory for businesses after China imposed a national security law there last year.
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Warnings grow about staff forced to self-isolate

Fri, 07/16/2021 - 14:33
Alarm mounts over fears of a "surge" in workers and medical staff forced to quarantine after being "pinged".
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Petrol prices at eight-year high, says AA

Fri, 07/16/2021 - 12:30
Prices hit the highest since October 2013 amid forecasts of a very busy summer on UK roads.
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