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Kylie Jenner: Forbes drops celebrity from billionaire list

4 hours 34 min ago
The magazine says the Kardashian family misled the press about the value of Jenner's makeup business.

Coronavirus furlough scheme to finish at end of October, says chancellor

5 hours 7 min ago
Chancellor Rishi Sunak says employers must start sharing the cost of the scheme from August.

Virus-hit self-employed to receive second payment

6 hours 26 min ago
Applications for a "second and final" grant of up to £6,570 will open in August, the chancellor says.

Coronavirus: Chancellor set to outline furlough scheme changes

9 hours 7 min ago
The government is currently paying part of the wages of more than 8 million furloughed workers.

Coronavirus: New mortgage holiday should affect credit rating, says Nationwide boss

11 hours 26 min ago
The UK's biggest building society says struggling applicants should be flagged to lenders.

Renault cuts 15,000 jobs in major restructuring

13 hours 54 min ago
The French carmaker announces a €2bn cost-cutting plan after seeing a collapse in sales.

Twitter hides Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence'

14 hours 13 min ago
For the first time, Twitter has hidden a tweet on the president's profile behind a warning.

Trump signs executive order targeting Twitter after fact-checking row

22 hours 40 min ago
The US president's move follows a decision by Twitter to add a "fact-check" notice to his tweets.

Coronavirus: UK sees almost no car manufacturing in April

23 hours 31 min ago
Output fell by 99.7% from the same month last year as virus closes car plants.

Over 100 MPs ask Chancellor to extend self-employed help

23 hours 31 min ago
They have written to him, warning many would not be able to work once it ends.

Renault prepares for 15,000 job cuts

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 21:33
The French carmaker in February reported its first annual loss in a decade

What if the US removes Hong Kong's special status?

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 19:55
Until now, the US has given Hong Kong favourable trading terms

Trump to take 'big action' against social media

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 18:10
The US president is expected to sign an executive order following a row with Twitter.

Biggest UK solar plant approved

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 17:33
Climate change: Go-ahead for controversial solar farm - the UK's biggest

Will coronavirus change America's jobless stigma?

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 15:26
In a country where state aid is frowned upon, the number of Americans receiving benefits has skyrocketed.

Coronavirus: Hardship risk 'could undermine test and trace system'

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 12:47
The rules and rates of sick pay could leave people feeling compelled to work, unions say.

Coronavirus: Harrods hits the shopping mall to stop congestion

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 12:06
The department store will open at a nearby Westfield centre to ensure social distancing.

Uber destroys thousands of bikes and scooters

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 11:41
Videos of the red bikes being crushed were shared online after Uber sold its Jump business to Lime.

Nissan shuts Barcelona plant with the loss of 2,800 jobs

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 09:00
Almost 3,000 jobs will go as Nissan, which owns a huge factory in Britain, reacts to falling car sales.

Coronavirus: EasyJet plans thousands of job cuts

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 08:55
The airline says up to 30% of its workforce will go as it struggles with the slump in demand for air travel.