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10 sustainable fashion startups in Europe that you should know about right now

10 sustainable fashion startups in Europe that you should know about right now

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Postponed and canceled clothes orders during lockdown have made buyers more conscious than ever of where they buy their fashion products from. In Europe, sustainable fashion...
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Bayer moves to boost women's healthcare business with purchase of UK firm KaNDy Therapeutics

21 hours ago   |   Evening Standard

Germany's Bayer, the drugs and pesticides maker, has inked a deal to buy a British biotech firm to boost its women's healthcare business, with an initial $425 million payment...
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Action needed to help women's enterprise and avoid economic 'catastrophe': Women's Enterprise Policy Group report

Action needed to help women's enterprise and avoid economic 'catastrophe': Women's Enterprise Policy Group report

1 day ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Women need immediate action to prevent a "catastrophic" social and economic end to the year as they face bearing the brunt of job losses and business closures, it's been claimed.
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Petrofac falls to loss on Covid impact, sets new gender and net zero targets

1 day ago   |   Energy Voice

Petrofac has set new targets to reduce its emissions and increase the percentage of women in its senior roles within the decade.
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How I'm putting my money where it matters and supporting Black- and women-owned businesses during COVID-19

How I'm putting my money where it matters and supporting Black- and women-owned businesses during COVID-19

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Right now, more Americans than ever are thinking about how best to support those who have been systematically barred from accessing success and wealth. Campaigns like My Black...
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Holly Willoughby 'spits from Phillip Schofield' in shock business move

Holly Willoughby 'spits from Phillip Schofield' in shock business move

3 days ago   |   The Mirror

The This Morning star is going her own way - and employing an army of women to help her - following a business choice to take more control over her own management
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The backlash to Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion's WAP proves society still hates sexually powerful women

The backlash to Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion's WAP proves society still hates sexually powerful women

3 days ago   |   Metro   |   2 articles

WAP is a tour de force of filth There's a pandemic causing worldwide deaths, heartbreak and uncertainty, an impending economic crisis on the horizon and a presidential...
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PPP ends this weekend. A new program could benefit certain industries and owners - including allowing some to apply for a second government loan

PPP ends this weekend. A new program could benefit certain industries and owners - including allowing some to apply for a second government loan

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

The deadline to apply for the Paycheck Protection Program is August 8. So far, the Small Business Administration approved more than 4.9 million loans for a total of more than...
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Alexandra Marsanu: Rather than being paralysed by the doom and gloom, we need to seize the new opportunities

4 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Alexandra Marsanu is a Ward Chair at Holborn and St Pancras Conservatives and Deputy Chair for London at Conservative Young Women. She works professionally as a strategy...
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Starz execs explain how they're partnering with potential rivals like Amazon and Apple and sharpening their programming focus to cut through the noise

Starz execs explain how they're partnering with potential rivals like Amazon and Apple and sharpening their programming focus to cut through the noise

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

Starz has added streaming subscribers and reduced cancellations, even as legacy-media giants like WarnerMedia and Peacock launch rival offerings. Two top Starz execs told...
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UK in recession for first time in 11 years after economy took record 20.4% hit

UK in recession for first time in 11 years after economy took record 20.4% hit

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The UK is in an official COVID-19 recession after GDP plunged 20.4% in Q2

The UK is in an official COVID-19 recession after GDP plunged 20.4% in Q2

The United Kingdom has entered a recession for the first time in 11 years due to the coronavirus pandemic's impact on the economy. Figures from the Office for National... Read more ...

Russia has approved a coronavirus vaccine without widespread testing...

Russia has approved a coronavirus vaccine without widespread testing. Medical experts warn it could be dangerous

Vladimir Putin announced on Tuesday that Russia had approved the first experimental coronavirus vaccine for widespread use. The vaccine, called Sputnik V, hasn't gone through a... Read more ...

What it's like in New Zealand, where until Tuesday there hadn't been a new...

What it's like in New Zealand, where until Tuesday there hadn't been a new case of COVID-19 in more than 100 days

Until Tuesday, New Zealand hadn't reported a new locally transmitted case of COVID-19 from the novel coronavirus in 102 days . Freelance reporter James Pasley has been in New... Read more ...

4 reasons why the stock market has rallied near record highs despite the...

4 reasons why the stock market has rallied near record highs despite the sharpest economic decline since the Great Depression, according to LPL

The stock market is on the verge of hitting record all-time highs, with the S&P 500 trading less than 1% below its intraday high of 3,393 on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq 100... Read more ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook hits billionaire status

Apple CEO Tim Cook hits billionaire status

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has joined the billionaire's club, according to analysis by Bloomberg. Cook's net worth reflects a mix of the salary he's earned at Apple, the... Read more ...

The coronavirus is proving 'exceptionally difficult to stop' warns the World...

The coronavirus is proving 'exceptionally difficult to stop' warns the World Health Organisation as global cases surpass 20 million

The World Health Organisation says the coronavirus is proving 'exceptionally difficult to stop.' The WHO's comments came as the overall confirmed number of global cases reached... Read more ...

Warren Buffett may have bought back a record $7 billion of Berkshire...

Warren Buffett may have bought back a record $7 billion of Berkshire Hathaway stock in the past 3 months

Warren Buffett seems to have repurchased more than $7 billion of Berkshire Hathaway stock in the last three months. The billionaire investor and Berkshire CEO bought back about... Read more ...

Hertz sold $29 million in shares before the SEC stopped it from selling even...

Hertz sold $29 million in shares before the SEC stopped it from selling even more, despite filing for bankruptcy in May

Hertz sold $29 million shares before the Securities Exchange Commission stopped it from selling more. The car rental company filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in... Read more ...

Fertility startup Apricity reports 84% revenue surge despite delays to IVF...

Fertility startup Apricity reports 84% revenue surge despite delays to IVF during COVID-19. Check out the pitch deck it used to raise $7 million in Series A funding from AXA's Kamet Ventures in 2019

Revenue for UK-based virtual fertility clinic Apricity surged 84% in the first half of 2020, compared with the previous year, despite it delaying all new rounds of IVF during... Read more ...