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Oil Companies Are Collapsing Due to Coronavirus, but Wind and Solar Energy Keep Growing8m Updated Oil Companies Are Collapsing Due to Coronavirus, but Wind and Solar Energy Keep Growing
The renewable-energy business is expected to keep growing, though more slowly, in contrast to fossil fuel companies, which have been hammered by low oil and gas prices.
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Tiny Digital Businesses Play Key Role in Local Economies, Study Says8m Updated Tiny Digital Businesses Play Key Role in Local Economies, Study Says
A new study examines the millions of small digital businesses. They could help many communities weather the economic blow from the coronavirus outbreak.
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Federal Reserve Moves to Pump Up Small Business Lending During Coronavirus Pandemic12m Updated Federal Reserve Moves to Pump Up Small Business Lending During Coronavirus Pandemic
The Fed announced that it would try motivating banks to make loans under the new S.B.A. program.
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Administration Turns to Private Firms to Help Process Small Business Aid12m Updated Administration Turns to Private Firms to Help Process Small Business Aid
The Small Business Administration is hiring companies, some with political connections, to ensure it can handle the flood of applications for help in the wake of the economy’s stall.
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Live Stock Market Tracker During Coronavirus Pandemic22m Updated Live Stock Market Tracker During Coronavirus Pandemic
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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‘Dear Customers’: These Are the Emotional Store Signs of a Closed New York26m Updated ‘Dear Customers’: These Are the Emotional Store Signs of a Closed New York
From newly darkened storefronts, businesses offered a few last words of empathy, resolve and humor.
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Coronavirus Small Businesses Stimulus F.A.Q.: Loans, Grants, Freelancers33m Updated Coronavirus Small Businesses Stimulus F.A.Q.: Loans, Grants, Freelancers
Many small companies and nonprofits are eligible for federal grants and low-interest loans. But red tape abounds.
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Carnival and Cruise Industry Scramble to Survive33m Updated Carnival and Cruise Industry Scramble to Survive
Carnival and the other big companies have no revenue and face questions over whether customers will return once the threat of the coronavirus passes.
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What Will Tomorrow’s Workplace Bring? More Elbow Room, for Starters43m What Will Tomorrow’s Workplace Bring? More Elbow Room, for Starters
The pandemic may result in fundamental changes, altering how office buildings are designed. In the short term, expect more hand sanitizer and less “hot-desking.”
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Investors clamour for safe haven in UK government bonds52m Investors clamour for safe haven in UK government bonds
Flight from stock markets helps Treasury complete first part of scheme to bolster spending with at least £45bn extra this month
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Six most common Universal Credit questions answered1h 16m Updated Six most common Universal Credit questions answered
From whether you can apply for Universal Credit if you're self-employed to whether you should apply for benefits or sick pay, Citizens Advice answers six of the most common benefits questions.
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1h 19m Coronavirus: Holland & Barrett keep stores open despite staff pleas
Staff have set up a petition, pleading with management to close stores over safety concerns.
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The global stock market rally feels fragile | Nils Pratley1h 19m The global stock market rally feels fragile | Nils Pratley
Shares have bounced back but it’s too soon to call the bottom for prices in the Covid-19 pandemic Have we seen the bottom for stock markets? It is tempting to believe so after two days of fast action as investors have responded to the welcome sight of flatter coronavirus curves in Italy, Spain and Germany. Some of the gains in individual stocks – those that had fallen the furthest – have been stunning. Speedy boarders could have made a 27% return in 48 hours by buying shares in easyJet first thing on Monday morning. In the same short period, Rolls-Royce, the engine-maker, gained 24%. Like easyJet, it was able to unveil a self-help strategy involving more borrowing.
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Wall Street jumps to four-week high on signs of slowing Covid-19 spread – business live2h Updated Wall Street jumps to four-week high on signs of slowing Covid-19 spread – business live
Rolling live coverage of business, economics and markets as the FTSE 100 and European markets rise
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Young Adults, Burdened With Debt, Are Now Facing an Economic Crisis2h Updated Young Adults, Burdened With Debt, Are Now Facing an Economic Crisis
Young people who entered this financial downturn with fewer resources than previous generations are enduring pain.
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2h Updated Investors seize on positive news for share markets
Travel and tourism shares rise as the FTSE 100 joins the global stock market rally.
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Rail journeys at 5% of normal levels as UK stays home2h Rail journeys at 5% of normal levels as UK stays home
Bus, tube, road and air travel also showing dramatic declines due to coronavirus lockdown, MPs told
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Americans Don’t Trust the Media Anymore. So Why Do They Trust the Cuomos?3h Updated Americans Don’t Trust the Media Anymore. So Why Do They Trust the Cuomos?
CNN once prevented Chris Cuomo from interviewing his brother on the air. But that all changed with the arrival of the coronavirus, and now it’s changing television, too.
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3h WeWork sues SoftBank after withdrawal of $3bn deal
The office sharing firm is taking its biggest investor to court in an escalation of a row between the firms.
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PG&E Deal With Wildfire Victims Challenged Over Share Price3h PG&E Deal With Wildfire Victims Challenged Over Share Price
The falling price of the utility’s stock, which is part of a $13.5 billion settlement, has complicated the company’s exit from bankruptcy by June 30.
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Peter Navarro Has Antagonized Multinational Companies. Now He’s in Charge.3h Peter Navarro Has Antagonized Multinational Companies. Now He’s in Charge.
As the United States races to secure supplies to fight the coronavirus, the president’s trade adviser has been handed expansive authority over the firms’ global supply chains.
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Prince Andrew’s former aide quits Pitch business role4h Prince Andrew’s former aide quits Pitch business role
The Duke of York’s former private secretary has resigned as chief executive of his flagship business venture three months after reaching a settlement to leave Buckingham Palace.
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Fast fashion speeding toward environmental disaster, report warns4h Fast fashion speeding toward environmental disaster, report warns
Study highlights industry failures and calls for shift in consumer attitudes The fashion industry needs to fundamentally change in order to mitigate the environmental impact of fast fashion, experts have said. Clothes rental, better recycling processes, pollution control technology and the innovative use of offcuts are among measures that could help, they said.
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Is This the Most Virus-Proof Job in the World?4h Is This the Most Virus-Proof Job in the World?
Pro video game streamers are used to spending their days in isolation. And a huge new audience is at home to watch them play.
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Wall Street stocks jump to four-week high on signs of slowing Covid-19 spread – business live4h Updated Wall Street stocks jump to four-week high on signs of slowing Covid-19 spread – business live
Rolling live coverage of business, economics and markets as the FTSE 100 and European markets rise
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Best Isa rates: The top tax-free cash deals4h Updated Best Isa rates: The top tax-free cash deals
Savers hoping for the green shoots of spring to signal a wave of new tax-free savings deals may be disappointed, but it's still important to use your tax-free savings allowance every year or else lose it.
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Property prices remain stable in March but long-term hit from the coronavirus yet to filter through 4h Updated Property prices remain stable in March but long-term hit from the coronavirus yet to filter through 
The typical home value was £240,384 in March, according to the Halifax index - meaning prices were at a standstill last month. It remains to been if they hold-up during the coronavirus outbreak.
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5h Coronavirus: Six industries still crying out for help
With the UK economy in crisis, many sectors are still demanding further help from the government.
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Despite Promises, Testing Delays Leave Americans ‘Flying Blind’5h Despite Promises, Testing Delays Leave Americans ‘Flying Blind’
Even as new and faster tests become available, lengthy delays to obtain results continue and test materials are running low, compounding the crises hospitals are facing.
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Wall St. Rallies as Investors Take Heart in Signs of Progress: Live Updates5h Updated Wall St. Rallies as Investors Take Heart in Signs of Progress: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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Stock markets gain on signs of slowing coronavirus spread – business live5h Updated Stock markets gain on signs of slowing coronavirus spread – business live
Rolling live coverage of business, economics and markets as futures point to another day of strong gains on Wall Street
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The loyalty penalty now costs drivers £1.2bn a YEAR in higher premiums5h The loyalty penalty now costs drivers £1.2bn a YEAR in higher premiums
Some 4.7million drivers are stuck with insurance policies that automatically renewed, with many now asking legal steps to be taken to stop the practice, according to Go Compare Car Insurance.
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Wall St. Set to Rise as Investors Take Heart in Signs of Progress: Live Updates6h Updated Wall St. Set to Rise as Investors Take Heart in Signs of Progress: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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WH Smith raises £166m to shore up finances during Covid-19 crisis6h WH Smith raises £166m to shore up finances during Covid-19 crisis
Retailer places 15.8m shares at 1050p per share – equivalent to 13.7% of share capital
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Global Stock Markets Rise, Extending U.S. Rally: Live Updates7h Updated Global Stock Markets Rise, Extending U.S. Rally: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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UK workers hit by the economic pain of coronavirus need an income guarantee | Rory Macqueen7h UK workers hit by the economic pain of coronavirus need an income guarantee | Rory Macqueen
A minimum income standard is more feasible than universal basic income – and could become a lasting safety net
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Cineworld talks with landlords and studios to weather coronavirus7h Updated Cineworld talks with landlords and studios to weather coronavirus
World’s second-largest cinema chain hopes for deals with banks after closing venues
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Are We Turning a Corner? Investors Are Betting on It7h Are We Turning a Corner? Investors Are Betting on It
A huge stock rally greeted the apparent slowing of infection and death rates. But experts say we are nowhere close to reopening the economy.
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Basset & Gold investors mis-sold its mini-bonds could receive compensation7h Basset & Gold investors mis-sold its mini-bonds could receive compensation
While mini-bonds are not normally protected, B&G used a regulated company to drum up clients and raise money, which means investors who poured money in that way could be entitled to a payout.
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DealBook: Are We Turning a Corner?8h DealBook: Are We Turning a Corner?
A huge stock rally greeted the apparent slowing of infection and death rates. But experts say we are nowhere close to reopening the economy.
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8h Coronavirus: Cineworld directors waive salaries as virus impact hits
The world's second largest cinema chain is in talks with lenders and film studios about the virus impact.
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Ocado braced for first pay revolt since COVID-19 pandemic erupted8h Ocado braced for first pay revolt since COVID-19 pandemic erupted
Ocado, the online supermarket, faces becoming the first prominent victim of a pay backlash since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic after an influential proxy adviser called for the ousting of a senior director.
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Wellcome Trust urges firms to donate £6bn for Covid-19 research8h Wellcome Trust urges firms to donate £6bn for Covid-19 research
It is ‘the best investment your business can make’, says medical research charity
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10h Updated Coronavirus: Why is the petrol price nearing £1 a litre?
An oil price war and Covid-19 travel restrictions are cutting fuel costs but it is not good news for everyone.
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Oil Companies Are Collapsing, but Wind and Solar Energy Keep Growing10h Oil Companies Are Collapsing, but Wind and Solar Energy Keep Growing
The renewable-energy business is expected to keep growing, though more slowly, in contrast to fossil fuel companies, which have been hammered by low oil and gas prices.
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The Art of the Pitch in the Midst of a Pandemic10h The Art of the Pitch in the Midst of a Pandemic
Publicists for products in the pipeline long before the outbreak struggle to find the right tone.
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Stock Markets Rise, Extending U.S. Rally: Live Updates10h Stock Markets Rise, Extending U.S. Rally: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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Best Isa rates: The top tax-free cash accounts and £20,000 allowance alternatives10h Updated Best Isa rates: The top tax-free cash accounts and £20,000 allowance alternatives
Savers hoping for the green shoots of Spring to signal a wave of new tax-free savings deals may be disappointed, but it's still important to use your tax-free savings allowance every year or else lose it.
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Asian Markets Rise After Bigger Gains in U.S.: Live Updates11h Updated Asian Markets Rise After Bigger Gains in U.S.: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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11h Coronavirus: Property sales down 70% since lockdown, says Zoopla
Homes are still being listed for sale as people adopt a wait-and-see policy over coronavirus.
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Imagination threat recedes as boardroom coup is abandoned11h Imagination threat recedes as boardroom coup is abandoned
The immediate threat to Imagination Technologies Group’s British headquarters appeared to recede on Tuesday when its owner abandoned an emergency board meeting set up to hand control to a state-owned Chinese investor.
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How to keep a buy-to-let afloat AND help tenants during coronavirus11h How to keep a buy-to-let afloat AND help tenants during coronavirus
The Government has officially asked landlords 'to show compassion and to allow tenants who are affected by this to remain in their homes wherever possible'.
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GEORGE NIXON: Could handing out more debt make our finances even worse?12h GEORGE NIXON: Could handing out more debt make our finances even worse?
The UK economy is built on spending, often fuelled by debt - credit cards, personal loans, car finance. We don't want to shrink it, only keep it manageable; and keep the Jenga tower from falling.
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My employer has put me on furlough - will this affect my mortgage application?12h My employer has put me on furlough - will this affect my mortgage application?
Lenders have pulled up the drawbridge in recent weeks and those put on furlough may face difficulty when applying for a mortgage.
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How landlords can manage their tenants during coronavirus lockdown12h How landlords can manage their tenants during coronavirus lockdown
The Government has officially asked landlords 'to show compassion and to allow tenants who are affected by this to remain in their homes wherever possible'.
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World must combat looming debt meltdown in developing countries | Joseph Stiglitz13h World must combat looming debt meltdown in developing countries | Joseph Stiglitz
If international community wants to avoid wave of Covid-19 defaults it needs to start rescue plan As it spread from one country to another, the coronavirus paid no attention to national frontiers or “big, beautiful” border walls. Nor were the ensuing economic effects contained. As has been obvious since the outset, the Covid-19 pandemic is a global problem that demands a global solution. In the world’s advanced economies, compassion should be sufficient motivation to support a multilateral response. But global action is also a matter of self-interest. As long as the pandemic is still raging anywhere, it will pose a threat – both epidemiological and economic – everywhere.
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14h Coronavirus: US car insurers refund drivers stuck at home
Major US insurer Allstate is paying out $600m in refunds to drivers in quarantine and through discounts.
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How we made the Big Issue magazine14h How we made the Big Issue magazine
John Bird: ‘The comradeship was incredible. We had a party in the office and I set my chest hair alight’ It was 1967 and I was 21, sleeping rough and hiding from the police in Edinburgh. One night I came across a big-nosed Scotsman called Gordon Roddick. We exchanged insults and became great friends. He met a young woman called Anita and I didn’t see them again for about 20 years, by which time they had started the Body Shop.
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Your money or your life? Coronavirus has sparked the latest culture war | Polly Toynbee14h Your money or your life? Coronavirus has sparked the latest culture war | Polly Toynbee
A growing chorus of voices on the right claims that the lockdown’s threat to the economy is too high a price to pay
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Asian Markets Lag After Gains in U.S.: Live Updates14h Updated Asian Markets Lag After Gains in U.S.: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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16h Short-form streaming app Quibi launches to rival Netflix
BBC's technology reporter tests if Quibi's platform with 10-minute or shorter videos could get viewers hooked.
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Delays and Shortages Exacerbate Coronavirus Testing Gaps in the U.S.16h Updated Delays and Shortages Exacerbate Coronavirus Testing Gaps in the U.S.
Even as new and faster tests become available, lengthy delays to obtain results continue and test materials are running low, compounding the crises hospitals are facing.
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Hollywood Reporter’s Top Editor Exits After Dispute With Publisher17h Updated Hollywood Reporter’s Top Editor Exits After Dispute With Publisher
Matthew Belloni’s departure takes the staff by surprise. He clashed with his bosses, who run a prominent film and TV studio, over coverage of the entertainment industry.
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Some Insurers Offer a Break for Drivers Stuck at Home18h Updated Some Insurers Offer a Break for Drivers Stuck at Home
Allstate and American Family Insurance are pushing savings to customers automatically. Many others have not. We asked.
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20h The shop where you can still buy huge bags of pasta
Wholesalers are opening their doors to members of the public keen to buy supplies in bulk.
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Global leaders urge G20 to tackle twin health and economic crises20h Global leaders urge G20 to tackle twin health and economic crises
Letter calls for $8bn emergency fund to bolster health systems in world’s poorer countries A group of 165 global leaders has called for immediate and coordinated international action to tackle the twin health and economic emergencies caused by the
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How Gig Workers Are Weathering the Virus Shutdown20h Updated How Gig Workers Are Weathering the Virus Shutdown
Meet a few of the millions of people in New York — a day laborer, production assistant and catering business owner — who have seen their freelance and events-based work dry up.
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Fed May Ease Lending Curb on Wells Fargo to Help Small Businesses20h Updated Fed May Ease Lending Curb on Wells Fargo to Help Small Businesses
The bank could do more to help distribute money to small businesses — if the Federal Reserve agrees to ease restrictions imposed after Wells Fargo’s fake account scandals.
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Airbnb Raises $1 Billion to Stockpile Cash in Pandemic20h Airbnb Raises $1 Billion to Stockpile Cash in Pandemic
The home rental company raised new funding as its business has been roiled by the coronavirus.
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Wildfire Victims Push to Reopen $13.5 Billion Deal With PG&E20h Wildfire Victims Push to Reopen $13.5 Billion Deal With PG&E
The falling price of the utility’s shares, which are part of the settlement, has jeopardized the company’s plan to emerge from bankruptcy by June 30.
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Investing in an Isa for this year? How to protect against storms21h Updated Investing in an Isa for this year? How to protect against storms
During turbulent times like these, investors can be supported by an investment plan that can stand firm, says Vanguard's James Norton.
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ALEX BRUMMER: Pain hits the boardroom21h Updated ALEX BRUMMER: Pain hits the boardroom
Football pundit Gary Lineker among others suggests it is wrong to pressure Premier League players into taking pay cuts when captains of industry aren't doing the same.
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Rolls-Royce joins rush to cut dividends21h Updated Rolls-Royce joins rush to cut dividends
Rolls-Royce, software firm Sage, Ladbrokes Coral owner GVC and Mirror publisher Reach were among the latest to slash investor payouts in an effort to preserve cash.
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Boss of Ladbrokes owner GVC Kenny Alexander refuses to take a pay cut21h Updated Boss of Ladbrokes owner GVC Kenny Alexander refuses to take a pay cut
The parent company of bookmaker Ladbrokes Coral said it was saving £20m a month thanks to the Government's wage subsidies and the business rates holiday.
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Ruby and emerald miner Gemfields shining but fears slump is on its way21h Updated Ruby and emerald miner Gemfields shining but fears slump is on its way
Turnover at the Faberge-owner, whose previous ambassador was actress Mila Kunis, rose 4.9 per cent to £176m, while it swung to a £55m profit from a £44m loss the year before.
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Cobham adapts oxygen tech for fighter jets to build NHS ventilators 21h Updated Cobham adapts oxygen tech for fighter jets to build NHS ventilators 
The British firm has adapted the technology it uses for oxygen systems in fighter jets to build air pressure regulators - a key component used in desperately needed ventilator systems.
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GlaxoSmithKline links up with Vir Biotechnology to find a vaccine21h Updated GlaxoSmithKline links up with Vir Biotechnology to find a vaccine
Glaxo said it would invest more than £200m in the US company and that they would initially focus on speeding up development of Vir's antibody drugs, which could be used to treat Covid-19.
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Gaps in Amazon’s Coronavirus Response Fuel Warehouse Workers’ Demands22h Updated Gaps in Amazon’s Coronavirus Response Fuel Warehouse Workers’ Demands
Shifting sick-leave policy and communication issues are causing employees to assert themselves after they stayed on the job.
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22h Waitrose in u-turn on virus pay policy
The firm said it no longer expects staff to recover time they take off for sick family members.
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22h Updated How Economists Are Trying to Answer Coronavirus Questions
The pandemic has prompted many in the field to focus on ways to address it and anticipate its aftermath.
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24h Updated The Unemployment Rate Is Probably Around 13 Percent
It’s almost certainly at its highest level since the Great Depression. Here’s how we estimated it.
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U.S. Is Nowhere Close to Reopening the Economy, Experts Say24h Updated U.S. Is Nowhere Close to Reopening the Economy, Experts Say
Here’s what economists say the United States needs to start returning to normal amid the coronavirus outbreak — and how the economy can survive in the meantime.
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24h Updated Waitrose staff told to make up time off for virus
The firm expects staff to recover time they take off for sick family members.
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Mark Barnett, a Neil Woodford protege, sacked from investment trust24h Mark Barnett, a Neil Woodford protege, sacked from investment trust
Invesco Perpetual board says decision follows ‘extended period of underperformance’ Mark Barnett, the protege of fallen investment star Neil Woodford, has been sacked as manager of a £400m investment trust for poor performance. Barnett has been handed six months’ notice by Invesco Perpetual Income and Growth Investment Trust after more than 20 years as its manager.
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Union warning: Administrators must protect workers during COVID-1924h Union warning: Administrators must protect workers during COVID-19
Unions have called on struggling companies to prioritise workers during the COVID-19 outbreak as concerns grow over the use of government support schemes for employees.
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Fear and mistrust as eurozone ministers debate reconstruction25h Fear and mistrust as eurozone ministers debate reconstruction
‘Coronabond’ proposal for debt sharing threatens to derail meeting of countries still haunted by fallout from 2008 Eurozone countries will on Tuesday battle over how to rescue their economies from the deepening recession the coronavirus pandemic is triggering across the continent. The 19 finance ministers of countries that use the single currency will hold a teleconference, where the issue of common debt – so-called “coronabonds” or “eurobonds” - could overshadow the emerging consensus on other ideas, such as emergency credit lines from the eurozone’s bailout fund and a €100bn job support programme.
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FTSE shrugs off dire UK data as markets sense easing of Covid-19 crisis25h FTSE shrugs off dire UK data as markets sense easing of Covid-19 crisis
Dow, German Dax and FTSE all rise amid signs that severity of the crisis may be easing
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These Top Hollywood Agents Are Signing All the Influencers25h Updated These Top Hollywood Agents Are Signing All the Influencers
TikTok stars aren’t going to Hollywood for film and TV careers. Being influential is the whole business.
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Consumer Pessimism About the Job Market Is Testing New Limits: Live Updates26h Updated Consumer Pessimism About the Job Market Is Testing New Limits: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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Child benefit claims plummet, meaning more parents lose state pension credits26h Updated Child benefit claims plummet, meaning more parents lose state pension credits
The number of families claiming child benefit has plunged by 44,000 to 7.28m over a year, and has fallen by well over half a million since 2012.
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Debenhams prepares to bring in administrators as Covid-19 hits – business live26h Updated Debenhams prepares to bring in administrators as Covid-19 hits – business live
Rolling live coverage of business, economics and markets as stock markets gain on hopes coronavirus lockdowns are slowing disease’s spread
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‘Scared to Death’ by Arbitration: Companies Drowning in Their Own System26h Updated ‘Scared to Death’ by Arbitration: Companies Drowning in Their Own System
Lawyers and a Silicon Valley start-up have found ways to flood the system with claims, so companies are looking to thwart a process they created.
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Mark Barnett, a Neil Woodford protege, sacked after 20 years27h Mark Barnett, a Neil Woodford protege, sacked after 20 years
Invesco Perpetual board says decision follows ‘extended period of underperformance’ Mark Barnett, the protege of fallen investment star Neil Woodford, has been sacked as manager of a £400m investment trust for poor performance. Barnett has been handed six months’ notice by Invesco Perpetual Income and Growth Investment Trust after more than 20 years as its manager.
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To Study a Problem That’s Everywhere, They’re Getting Creative27h Updated To Study a Problem That’s Everywhere, They’re Getting Creative
Dimitri Deheyn’s lab has become a hub of novel research on the microfibers found in our waterways and even the air we breathe.
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How Do You Study Microfibers? Get Creative27h Updated How Do You Study Microfibers? Get Creative
Dimitri Deheyn’s lab has become a hub of novel research on the tiny, stringy plastics that turn up everywhere in our environment.
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Coronavirus means a bad recession – at least – says JP Morgan boss27h Coronavirus means a bad recession – at least – says JP Morgan boss
Jamie Dimon singles out US structural problems, and warns inadequacy of emergency planning will be laid bare
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Best current accounts: Nationwide to cut FlexDirect interest to 2% in May27h Updated Best current accounts: Nationwide to cut FlexDirect interest to 2% in May
In another blow to savers, Britain's biggest building society has cut the rates on 22 different savings products - its Junior Isa will fall from 3% to 1% among some of the biggest drops.
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Mirror publisher to furlough almost 1,000 employees and cut pay27h Updated Mirror publisher to furlough almost 1,000 employees and cut pay
Reach, which also owns Daily Express and Daily Star, makes decision because of Covid-19
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EasyJet secures £600m coronavirus loan from UK Treasury and Bank28h EasyJet secures £600m coronavirus loan from UK Treasury and Bank
Airline also plans to borrow £400m from creditors to ensure liquidity during shutdown EasyJet has secured a £600m loan from the Treasury and Bank of England’s emergency coronavirus fund, after the airline’s founder and biggest shareholder, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, claimed it would run out of cash by August. The airline said it would also borrow another $500m (£407m) from commercial creditors to ensure its liquidity, with its
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TONY HETHERINGTON: Financial Conduct Authority is a disgrace and your £20k loss is proof28h Updated TONY HETHERINGTON: Financial Conduct Authority is a disgrace and your £20k loss is proof
I looked for a safe investment and came across Wellesley & Co. I received a call, apparently from Wellesley but which turned out to be from a scammer. And I instructed my bank to transfer cash.
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U.S. Stocks Surge as Virus Slows in Some Areas: Live Updates28h U.S. Stocks Surge as Virus Slows in Some Areas: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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U.S. Stocks Gain as Virus Slows in Some Areas: Live Updates28h Updated U.S. Stocks Gain as Virus Slows in Some Areas: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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Imagination chiefs on brink of quitting over Chinese raid29h Imagination chiefs on brink of quitting over Chinese raid
The boss of Imagination Technologies is on the brink of resigning as a state-owned Chinese company attempts to seize control of the British-based chip designer.
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Trusts that can be a cash oasis in the dividend desert29h Updated Trusts that can be a cash oasis in the dividend desert
It arises from the fact that many of the country's leading income-orientated trusts have sufficient income buffers (reserves) in place to withstand a hostile dividend environment.
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Coronavirus Strands China’s Students, in a Dilemma for Beijing29h Updated Coronavirus Strands China’s Students, in a Dilemma for Beijing
The government fears returnees who have been studying abroad could worsen the outbreak. But leaving them hanging risks making the authorities look like they can’t protect people.
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Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman Gamble $1.8 Billion on Quibi30h Updated Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman Gamble $1.8 Billion on Quibi
Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman had to cancel a starry Hollywood party for their short-video platform because of the virus. But Quibi is still going live.
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JPMorgan’s Dimon Warns of a ‘Bad Recession’: Live Business Updates30h JPMorgan’s Dimon Warns of a ‘Bad Recession’: Live Business Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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Jamie Dimon Expects a ‘Bad Recession’30h Jamie Dimon Expects a ‘Bad Recession’
The pandemic “is only one example of the bad planning and management that have hurt our country,” the JPMorgan C.E.O. wrote in his latest shareholder letter.
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Coronavirus: Clarks eyes permanent shop closures31h Coronavirus: Clarks eyes permanent shop closures
The family-owned footwear retailer Clarks has drawn up plans for the permanent closure of some of its stores and drafted in bankers to review its finances as the coronavirus crisis takes its toll.
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DealBook: Jamie Dimon Expects a ‘Bad Recession’31h DealBook: Jamie Dimon Expects a ‘Bad Recession’
The pandemic “is only one example of the bad planning and management that have hurt our country,” the JPMorgan C.E.O. wrote in his latest shareholder letter.
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Global Stock Markets Surge: Live Updates32h Global Stock Markets Surge: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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32h Updated Coronavirus: Debenhams to file for administration
The department store chain, which employs 20,000 people, says the move will allow it to keep trading.
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Debenhams is on the brink of collapse32h Updated Debenhams is on the brink of collapse
Department store chain Debenhams is on the brink of collapse after bosses confirmed it has filed a notice of intent to appoint administrators, affecting around 22,000 workers.
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Mid Wynd managers sell the US and look east to beat slump32h Updated Mid Wynd managers sell the US and look east to beat slump
In recent weeks, the Artemis team that runs Mid Wynd has been busy shifting the portfolio, buying new stakes - or topping up existing ones - in both Japanese and Chinese companies.
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MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Animal feed maker Anpario has an anti-viral additive32h MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Animal feed maker Anpario has an anti-viral additive
With the country in lockdown, millions of people on furlough and no clear end in sight, numerous companies are cancelling their dividends to conserve cash. Anpario is bucking the trend.
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Step back in time to witness 65 years of Land Rover gruelling expeditions 32h Step back in time to witness 65 years of Land Rover gruelling expeditions 
The all-new Defender has just returned from a punishing expedition in West Africa. But Land Rover has been pitting its vehicles against tough terrain for 65 years. Here are the best examples.
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Stock Markets Surge in Europe and Asia: Live Updates32h Updated Stock Markets Surge in Europe and Asia: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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The newspaper industry was already faltering. Will coronavirus obliterate it?32h The newspaper industry was already faltering. Will coronavirus obliterate it?
“We have been able to hang on by our ink-stained fingernails,” writes Art Cullen, editor of Iowa’s Storm Lake Times Our fearless leader/publisher Big Brother John and I were on the phone Monday holed up in our homes a block apart, each 200 yards north of the lovely lake in our town of 15,000. I stared out the window onto another dank day of Lent seemingly without an Easter. For about 15 seconds we considered shutting down the
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VW urged to settle UK claims after High Court dieselgate setback32h VW urged to settle UK claims after High Court dieselgate setback
Volkswagen (VW) has suffered a legal setback following its refusal to pay compensation to UK drivers over the so-called dieselgate scandal.
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33h Executives agree pay cuts as thousand more staff suspended
More executives agree pay cuts, as firms continue to suspend thousands of staff and slash wages.
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New car sales in UK plunge by 44% as coronavirus bites33h New car sales in UK plunge by 44% as coronavirus bites
Car plant shutdowns in Europe and North America may cost the industry more than $100bn
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Debenhams moves to protect itself from creditors in virus crisis33h Debenhams moves to protect itself from creditors in virus crisis
Debenhams has filed a notice of intent to appoint administrators as it moves to shield itself from creditors amid the coronavirus crisis.
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33h Coronavirus: New UK car registrations plunge by more than 40%
Motor industry records the worst March for two decades as the Covid-19 outbreak keeps buyers at home.
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British construction endures worst decline since 2009 as Covid-19 hits – business live33h Updated British construction endures worst decline since 2009 as Covid-19 hits – business live
Rolling live coverage of business, economics and markets as stock markets gain on hopes coronavirus lockdowns are slowing disease’s spread
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How to go on holiday... from your living room! You can visit Disney World and the Vatican for free33h Updated How to go on holiday... from your living room! You can visit Disney World and the Vatican for free
Millions who were planning to head abroad this year to visit well known attractions, will still be able to do so from the comfort of their own home.
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Charities cry out for funding as some have just six months before they run out of funds34h Updated Charities cry out for funding as some have just six months before they run out of funds
Across the country, charities are losing out on millions of pounds as they find themselves unable to operate during peak fundraising season which typically starts last month and ends in September.
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Millennials, Burdened With Debt, Are Now Facing Their First Economic Crisis34h Millennials, Burdened With Debt, Are Now Facing Their First Economic Crisis
Young adults, who entered this financial downturn with fewer resources than previous generations, are enduring pain.
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Stock markets gain amid hopes Covid-19 lockdowns are slowing disease – business live34h Updated Stock markets gain amid hopes Covid-19 lockdowns are slowing disease – business live
Rolling live coverage of business, economics and markets as oil prices waver amid concerns on Russia-Saudi production cut deal
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NHS data guard Privitar backed by US buyout fund34h NHS data guard Privitar backed by US buyout fund
Warburg Pincus, one of the world’s biggest private equity investors, is buying a stake in Privitar, a British data privacy specialist which counts the NHS among its clients.
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Stock markets pick up despite steady flow of grim corporate updates35h Stock markets pick up despite steady flow of grim corporate updates
European stock markets have made a strong start to the week as investors eye a slowing in the rate of coronavirus infections in some worst-hit countries.
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Car plant shutdowns may cost auto industry more than $100bn35h Car plant shutdowns may cost auto industry more than $100bn
Figure based on Covid-19 closures in Europe and North America lasting to end of April
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Stock Markets in Asia Show Cautious Gains: Live Updates36h Updated Stock Markets in Asia Show Cautious Gains: Live Updates
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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36h Coronavirus: Defence firm Babcock to make 10,000 ventilators
The move comes as tech giant Apple says it will start making face shields for medical workers.
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European Banks Prepared for a Crisis. But Not This One.36h European Banks Prepared for a Crisis. But Not This One.
The financial impact of the coronavirus surpasses the old worst-case scenarios, threatening a credit crunch or even a new financial crisis.
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36h Updated Coronavirus: New car registrations may drop more than 40%
March is usually one of the strongest months of the year for the car industry.
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Coronavirus: New car sales crash at greater speed than in financial crisis36h Coronavirus: New car sales crash at greater speed than in financial crisis
What is, usually, the best month for new car sales has delivered the industry's worst March performance for more than 20 years.
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My inherited pension pot is down a fifth in value - what should I do?36h My inherited pension pot is down a fifth in value - what should I do?
The deadline for me to take a decision on the full lump sum without paying tax is due in summer 2021. Anything after that date, I have to pay up to 40 per cent tax on the lump sum if I take it out.
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37h Oil jittery as Saudi Arabia-Russia talks delayed
The two major crude producers had been scheduled to hold talks on Monday but meeting has been delayed.
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UK house sales will collapse in 2020 as market goes into deep freeze, says study38h UK house sales will collapse in 2020 as market goes into deep freeze, says study
Major analysis of coronavirus impact stresses property prices will dip only 3% and then rebound next year
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Wall St. Caps a Turbulent Week With a Decline38h Wall St. Caps a Turbulent Week With a Decline
Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
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