Amazon to add 75,000 jobs as online orders surge during lockdowns

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) said on Monday it would hire 75,000 more people for jobs…

McDonald’s faces class action over ‘pervasive sexual harassment’

(Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N) has been hit with a class action lawsuit accusing it of…

Coronavirus: Sunak plots new overhaul of emergency loans scheme | Business News

Ministers are this weekend preparing to overhaul an emergency loan programme for larger companies whose future…

UK to remain in lockdown as coronavirus deaths rise above 11,000

LONDON (Reuters) – The death toll from COVID-19 in British hospitals rose to 11,329 on Monday…

Imagination chiefs quit amid threat of Chinese power-grab | Business News

Two more of Imagination Technologies’ top executives have submitted their resignations in protest at moves by…

Building site closures undermine key housing targets

The UK is set to lose out on tens of thousands of new homes this year,…

Government looks to expand bailout loan scheme

The Treasury is looking at doubling the amount midsized companies can borrow to £50m under its…

Tottenham Hotspur makes U-turn on tapping furlough scheme

Premier League football club Tottenham Hotspur has reversed its decision to use the UK government’s furlough…

Small businesses deserve better rescue deals

Governments have torn up the rule book to keep economies moving through the dramatic slowdown caused…

BP tests offshore oil and gas workers for coronavirus

BP has started testing its North Sea workers for coronavirus in the latest example of companies…

Sackings and ineligibility for benefits deepen migrants’ plight in crisis

Millions of the UK’s low-skilled workers face choosing between destitution or ill-health as the coronavirus crisis…

OPEC agrees to cut oil barrel production after demand drops | World News

President Donald Trump has said “hundreds of thousands” of energy jobs are set to be saved…