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'Closing pubs at 10pm halves your takings'

'Closing pubs at 10pm halves your takings'

The hospitality industry warns the earlier closing time will have a 'devastating'...

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Coronavirus: Work-at-home change 'will have devastating impact'

Coronavirus: Work-at-home change 'will have devastating...

Business groups warn that the government's new stance "risks derailing an already...

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Kingfisher to hand back £23m of UK furlough cash

Kingfisher to hand back £23m of UK furlough cash

The B&Q owner's profits soar after home improvements boom during the coronavirus...

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FinCEN: Why gold in your phone could be funding drug gangs

FinCEN: Why gold in your phone could be funding drug gangs

Gold from a refiner used by criminals to launder drug money has entered supply chains...

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Loyal customers 'must not pay more for insurance'

Loyal customers 'must not pay more for insurance'

The City regulator plans a "radical" shake-up in home or motor insurance, to tackle...

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Early closing 'absolutely devastating' for some pubs and restaurants

Early closing 'absolutely devastating' for some pubs and...

The 10pm curfew will make some venues unprofitable and cost jobs, the industry warns.

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Whitbread to cut 6,000 jobs as hotel demand slumps

Whitbread to cut 6,000 jobs as hotel demand slumps

The owner of Premier Inns has warned that almost 20% of its workers could be laid...

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Coronavirus: Bailiffs return but are told not to shout

Coronavirus: Bailiffs return but are told not to shout

Bailiffs are resuming operations after a five-month suspension with new coronavirus...

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Coronavirus job losses may deepen regional inequality - Labour

Coronavirus job losses may deepen regional inequality -...

Areas with a high proportion of workers in struggling sectors will be hardest hit...

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Rio Tinto bosses lose bonuses over Aboriginal cave destruction

Rio Tinto bosses lose bonuses over Aboriginal cave destruction

Executives at the mining giant Rio Tinto have had their payouts cut over the culturally...

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Mike Ashley buys long-time rival's business out of administration

Mike Ashley buys long-time rival's business out of administration

The Sports Direct owner will buy Dave Whelan's gyms and fitness assets after they...

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US wins end of EU lobster tariffs in mini trade deal

US wins end of EU lobster tariffs in mini trade deal

Trade officials said the move to roll back some tariffs was part of "improving EU-US...

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Coronavirus: Eviction ban to be extended by four weeks

Coronavirus: Eviction ban to be extended by four weeks

The ban for England and Wales now runs until 20 September after fears thousands...

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Coronavirus: What are the rules around evictions?

Coronavirus: What are the rules around evictions?

The ban on evictions has been extended, but how do they work?

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Why is Croatia on the quarantine list? And other questions

Why is Croatia on the quarantine list? And other questions

People returning to the UK from Croatia must self-isolate from Saturday. We answer...

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Coronavirus-hit Qantas reports £1bn annual loss

Coronavirus-hit Qantas reports £1bn annual loss

The Australian airline's chief executive says trading conditions are the worst in...