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Trump: Tech giants challenge US foreign worker crackdown

2 hours 10 min ago
Amazon, Apple and Facebook are among the firms backing the legal case against the temporary visa ban.

Apple boss Tim Cook joins the billionaires club

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 10:57pm
The company's share price has soared, helping to boost the personal wealth of its chief executive.

Unemployment and coronavirus: Older workers feel 'forgotten'

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 7:02pm
Julie Morris explains what it is like to be job hunting in your late fifties during coronavirus.

Jobless in the pandemic: 'It's hard to stay positive'

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 7:01pm
The government's furlough scheme has stopped unemployment surging, but that may be changing.

Retail sales rise despite fewer High Street visits

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 7:01pm
Sales grew again in July, but some retailers are 'hanging by a thread', the industry body says.

Eat out to help out: More than 10.5 million meals claimed in first week

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 5:05pm
The Treasury has set aside £500m to cover the cost of the scheme for restaurants, bars and cafes.

McDonald's sues ex-boss Easterbrook over alleged sexual relationships

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 11:54am
The fast food giant is suing Steve Easterbrook, claiming he lied about four relationships with staff.

Lockdown home worker: 'Artificial office noise helps me concentrate'

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 8:53am
People are turning to artificial office noise to help them while working from home during lockdown.

Toshiba shuts the lid on laptops after 35 years

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 7:33am
Toshiba has sold its remaining shares in its former personal computing division.

Jimmy Lai: Hong Kong media tycoon arrested under security law

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 2:15am
The prominent pro-democracy supporter is accused of foreign collusion under controversial new laws.

Twitter 'looking' at a possible TikTok tie-up

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 12:00am
The messaging platform has approached under-fire TikTok about a possible deal, according to sources.

'It will break my heart to have to walk away'

Sun, 08/09/2020 - 7:01pm
Why has the number of self-employed people started to fall?

'People told me my plans for a skincare firm were crazy'

Sun, 08/09/2020 - 7:01pm
When Tata Harper was setting up her US cosmetics brand, she was told it would never work.

One in three UK firms 'expect to make redundancies'

Sun, 08/09/2020 - 7:01pm
Research suggests a third of UK organisations plan job cuts, a 50% increase on three months ago.

Coronavirus: Pret a Manger to cut staff hours

Sun, 08/09/2020 - 11:29am
The sandwich chain has asked staff to work 20% fewer contracted hours due to the pandemic.

Beirut explosion: World leaders to hold aid summit

Sat, 08/08/2020 - 10:40pm
French President Emmanuel Macron has organised Sunday's online talks to generate aid for Lebanon.

Coronavirus: How fishing trade transformed to survive lockdown

Sat, 08/08/2020 - 7:26pm
The coronavirus pandemic is forcing the fishing industry to diversify to stay in business.

Black Lives Matter: Campaign for black businesses has been 'extraordinary'

Sat, 08/08/2020 - 7:09pm
A campaign to support businesses run by black people has had an "extraordinary effect" on sales.

Tate boss defends plan to cut 200 jobs in art gallery shops and cafes

Sat, 08/08/2020 - 7:03pm
"Sadly at the moment the trading business is too big," Maria Balshaw told Desert Island Discs.

Coronavirus: Redundancies rise fivefold as pandemic hits jobs

Sat, 08/08/2020 - 7:01pm
A Freedom of Information request shows a rapid rise in firms in June saying they were cutting staff.


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