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COVID-19: UK economic rebound slows sharply as pingdemic takes toll
The UK's economic bounce-back has slowed sharply partly thanks to the impact of the "pingdemic" causing workers to isolate, according to a key business survey.
COVID-19: 'Summer of closures' for hotels and restaurants left off 'pingdemic' exemption list
Hotels and restaurants face a summer of closures after their workers were not included in quarantine exemptions, the government has been told.
Business leaders have 'obligation to speak up' ex-Unilever boss says amid Ben & Jerry's row
Unilever's ex-boss has said business leaders have an "obligation to speak up" after his former company became embroiled in a row with Israel over its Ben & Jerry's business.
Euro 2020 delivers boost for retail sales but clothes stores slip back
Football fans stocking up in supermarkets delivered a boost to the UK retail sector last month but fashion stores suffered a setback, official figures show.
US parent to decide on future of LloydsPharmacy within days
The owner of LloydsPharmacy, one of Britain's biggest chains of chemists, is to decide within days on its future ownership after receiving takeover bids for the business.
Twitter quarterly ad sales top $1bn as reopening lifts demand
Shares in Twitter have risen after it reported a better than expected rise in quarterly ad revenue to more than $1bn.
COVID-19: Self-isolation exemption for food supply chain staff will not be extended to other businesses, says minister
Emergency measures to exempt food supply chain workers from coronavirus self-isolation rules will not be extended to other businesses, the environment secretary has told Sky News.
COVID-19: List of 16 sectors where workers may be exempt from isolation revealed
The government has released a list of 16 sectors where fully vaccinated workers may be exempt from isolation if they are told to quarantine after coming into close contact with a positive COVID case.
KKR joins scrum of bidders for stake in Rugby World Cup organiser
KKR, one of the world's biggest private equity investors, is joining a scrum of suitors to buy a stake in the commercial rights to rugby union's World Cup.
Electric vehicles, staff shortages and the return to the office
On today's episode, Ian King speaks to the chief executive of the British Meat Processors Association about new self-isolation rules.