16th August 2019

Labour promises to tackle ‘retail apocalypse’

Image copyright Getty Images Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has announced proposals to help Britain’s “struggling” high streets. He said he wanted to give councils powers to reopen shops in premises left vacant for more than…



‘Fake’ Amazon ambassadors baited on Twitter

Image copyright Reuters Image caption A worker in an Amazon warehouse in Mexico City, Mexico Amazon workers praising their working conditions on social media are being accused of lying by other users. Twitter users are…



Cathay Pacific boss quits after protest row

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Rupert Hogg had been chief executive of Cathay Pacific for three years The chief executive of Cathay Pacific, Rupert Hogg, has resigned in the wake of the protests in…


Turkish army pension fund to buy British Steel

Image copyright Getty Images Turkey’s military pension fund has reached a tentative deal to buy British Steel out of insolvency. The Turkish Armed Forces Assistance Fund (known as Oyak) says it plans to take over…