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Airbnb offers ‘heroic’ NHS workers free homes during coronavirus outbreakAirbnb offers ‘heroic’ NHS workers free homes during coronavirus outbreak

Airbnb offers ‘heroic’ NHS workers free homes during coronavirus outbreak

Frontline NHS workers will be offered free places to stay by Airbnb during the coronavirus pandemic.

3 hours ago
Employees unable to take annual leave can carry it over for two years – governmentEmployees unable to take annual leave can carry it over for two years – government

Employees unable to take annual leave can carry it over for two years – government

Employees who cannot take all their annual leave due to the coronavirus pandemic will be able to carry it over…

11 hours ago
Coronavirus: TopShop empire halts pension paymentsCoronavirus: TopShop empire halts pension payments

Coronavirus: TopShop empire halts pension payments

Sir Philip Green's TopShop empire is to halt payments to its pension scheme for months as retailers and other stricken…

14 hours ago
‘Third of UK harvest may go to waste’ due to coronavirus travel ban‘Third of UK harvest may go to waste’ due to coronavirus travel ban

‘Third of UK harvest may go to waste’ due to coronavirus travel ban

A third of this summer's food harvest could go to waste on British farms because of a chronic shortage of…

1 day ago
2,000 jobs at risk as Carluccio’s nears collapse2,000 jobs at risk as Carluccio’s nears collapse

2,000 jobs at risk as Carluccio’s nears collapse

Carluccio’s, the casual dining chain which has been a fixture on affluent British high streets for 20 years, is on…

1 day ago

Trump tells car giants in virus fight: ‘Start making ventilators, now!’

Donald Trump has criticised vehicle manufacturer General Motors, claiming it has reduced the number of ventilators it said it could…

1 day ago

Investors call time on virus rally as FTSE falls 6%

Stock markets have endured a renewed rout in values over the extent of coronavirus damage expected to be inflicted on…

2 days ago

BrightHouse collapse to place 2,400 jobs at risk

Britain's biggest rent-to-own retailer will next week become the latest corporate casualty of the coronavirus outbreak when it collapses into…

2 days ago

Why EU governments are bickering over coronavirus aid

David Sassoli looked a little weary, and a little irritated when he sat down.

2 days ago

Gatwick to close north terminal next week

London’s second-busiest airport is to close one of its two terminals after a slump in flights triggered by the COVID-19…

2 days ago

Ex-Interserve boss to oversee key worker virus testing

The former boss of Interserve, the outsourcing giant, has been drafted in by ministers to help test thousands of key…

2 days ago

Tesco steps up measures to avert virus stockpiling

Tesco is limiting new online shopping orders to 80 items following a surge in order sizes as households fill their…

2 days ago
Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley ‘deeply apologetic’ for virus blundersSports Direct boss Mike Ashley ‘deeply apologetic’ for virus blunders

Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley ‘deeply apologetic’ for virus blunders

Retail tycoon Mike Ashley says he is "deeply apologetic" following a series of mistakes in his company's handling of the…

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