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Saving the NHS v saving the economy?

5 minutes ago   |   Conservative Home

On the one hand, the Government must strain to stop the collapse of the NHS beneath the weight of Coronavirus patients. In such an event, it is very unlikely to survive. On the...
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Hard work was key to TechForce finding the path to cyber-success

53 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

Each week, we ask small businesses key questions. Here we speak to Jai Aenugu, managing director of Aberdeen-based firm The TechForce How and why did you start in business? I...
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Volatile Pound causes hedging headache for virus-stricken firms

1 hour ago   |   Energy Voice

The pound's wild fluctuations are causing more distress for businesses already struggling under an unprecedented lockdown of the U.K. economy. Sterling slid this month to lows...
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Oil plummets to 17-year low as broken market drowns in crude

1 hour ago   |   Energy Voice

Oil slumped to a 17-year low as coronavirus lockdowns cascaded through the world's largest economies, leaving the market overwhelmed by cratering demand and a ballooning...
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Coronavirus forces economics profession to leave comfort zone | Mohamed El-Erian

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

For years there has been a stubborn reluctance to adopt a more multidisciplinary approach With the coronavirus devastating one economy after another, the economics profession...
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As the west is in lockdown, China is slowly getting back to business | Daniel Falush

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

After the coronavirus outbreak, life is returning to normal here. Other countries face a much longer wait Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage When...
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Layoffs, furloughing & redundancies: Advice for energy employers facing tough workforce decisions

2 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

With offshore companies in the North Sea already reporting substantial cutbacks in staffing, employers should carefully consider all of their options for contractual and...
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Coronavirus: UK unemployment set to double as GDP collapses

Coronavirus: UK unemployment set to double as GDP collapses

2 hours ago   |   The Week

Credits Alt Text unemployment Warnings coronavirus will cause economic hit ‘multiple times that of the global financial crisis' One-Minute Read The Week Staff Monday, March...
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PR queen Roxy Jacenko reveals she's lost '85 percent' of her business in 'just 72 hours'

PR queen Roxy Jacenko reveals she's lost '85 percent' of her business in 'just 72 hours'

3 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

With the coronavirus forcing businesses shutdowns, the local economy has become another casualty of the pandemic.
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China understating coronavirus death toll by 15-40 times

4 hours ago   |   FXCM

The UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been warned by scientific advisors that China is understating the coronavirus deal toll by a factor of 15-40 times is seeking to build...
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Governors warn that state healthcare supplies and hospitals could be...

Governors warn that state healthcare supplies and hospitals could be overwhelmed as soon as early April

Two governors spoke out about surges of new cases that will quickly overwhelm healthcare systems within the next few weeks. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards said the state was... Read more ...

New York Gov. Cuomo extends order advising residents to stay at home for at...

New York Gov. Cuomo extends order advising residents to stay at home for at least another two weeks

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Sunday afternoon he was extending the state's PAUSE order for another two weeks. The policy, now in place until at least April 15, will be... Read more ...

US will have 'millions of cases' and over 100,000 coronavirus-related...

US will have 'millions of cases' and over 100,000 coronavirus-related deaths, Fauci says

Dr. Anthony Fauci , the nation's leading infectious-disease expert, said that the US will see "millions of cases" of COVID-19 and more than 100,000 deaths. Fauci, appearing on... Read more ...

Hull Trains suspends all services to ‘protect business' amid coronavirus...

Hull Trains suspends all services to ‘protect business' amid coronavirus pandemic

Hull Trains will temporarily suspend its services from Monday, March 30, the operator has announced. This is to safeguard the future of the business due to ‘unprecedented... Read more ...

Zinedine Zidane informs Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Real Madrid's summer...

Zinedine Zidane informs Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Real Madrid's summer transfer plans

Aubameyang is on Zidane's radar Zinedine Zidane has told Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang that he is a transfer target for Real Madrid this summer, but the Gabon... Read more ...

Stranded Holland America cruise ship with 2 confirmed COVID-19 cases will be...

Stranded Holland America cruise ship with 2 confirmed COVID-19 cases will be allowed to cross the Panama Canal

The MS Zaandam, a Holland America cruise ship with two confirmed cases of COVID-19 onboard, will be permitted to transit the Panama Canal, according to a statement put out by... Read more ...

The US coronavirus death toll has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just 2 days

The US coronavirus death toll has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just 2 days

The United States' death toll for the novel coronavirus has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just two days. As of Saturday evening, there were 122,666 coronavirus cases across the... Read more ...

Coronavirus: Workers Unable To Use Annual Leave Can Carry It Over For Two Years

Coronavirus: Workers Unable To Use Annual Leave Can Carry It Over For Two Years

Updated: See the latest stories on the coronavirus outbreak. Workers who are unable to use all their annual leave as a result of the coronavirus pandemic will be able to roll... Read more ...

Wuhan market shrimp seller may be coronavirus ‘patient zero'

Wuhan market shrimp seller may be coronavirus ‘patient zero'

The Huanan Seafood Market has since been closed by the Chinese authorities A shrimp seller at the Chinese wet market believed to be the centre of the coronavirus pandemic may... Read more ...

Reliable source claims Chelsea starlet is finally close to signing new deal

Reliable source claims Chelsea starlet is finally close to signing new deal

The one thing that is managing to continue during these times is business such as new non-complicated contract extensions, with everything managing to be done over video... Read more ...