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Sunak begins planning for a post-Covid economy

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 00:13:01 GMT

The Spending Review marks the start of the chancellor's economic recovery planning. Here's what to watch for.

Covid-19: Arrivals in England to be able to cut quarantine if they pay for test

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 01:51:51 GMT

People arriving in England can end their self-isolation with a negative test taken after five days.

Coronavirus: Retail workers 'scared' as cases surge

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 03:26:51 GMT

Workers rights groups say employers must do more to protect staff as coronavirus cases surge.

Covid-19: World's top latex glove maker shuts factories

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 04:48:53 GMT

Malaysia's Top Glove will close more than half of its plants after a surge in virus cases.

Janet Yellen: Biden to pick 'first female treasury secretary'

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 01:28:52 GMT

Janet Yellen served as the head of the America's central bank under Barack Obama.