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'I'm furious that we can't reopen'

Image copyright Vanita Parti Image caption Vanita Parti was ready to open her beauty bars last weekend Gyms, nail bars and various [...]

Coronavirus: Pools, gyms, team sport and outdoor gigs to return

Image copyright Getty Images Leisure facilities and beauty services in England will be allowed to reopen over the coming weeks, the government has announced. Pools, gyms, nail bars and tattooists [...]

Public spending on coronavirus soars to £190bn

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A £15bn bill for PPE has helped to push the cost of the coronavirus outbreak to £190bn [...]

Coronavirus: Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveils £30bn plan to save jobs

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionChancellor Rishi Sunak: “We cannot lose this generation” Chancellor Rishi Sunak is to cut VAT on hospitality as part of a £30bn plan to prevent mass unemployment as [...]

Chancellor gives diners 50% off on eating out

Image copyright Getty Images Diners will get a 50% discount off their restaurant bill during August under government plans to bolster the embattled hospitality sector. Chancellor Rishi Sunak [...]

TUI Group completes sale of Hapag-Lloyd Cruises

TUI Group has successfully completed the sale of its subsidiary Hapag-Lloyd Cruises to TUI Cruises. Hamburg-based TUI Cruises is a joint venture between TUI and Royal Caribbean Group. The joint venture TUI Cruises, which has developed [...]

Coronavirus: How are other economies dealing with the downturn?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Has the chancellor been as generous as his peers abroad? Chancellor Rishi Sunak is [...]

Coronavirus: Rishi Sunak to unveil 'kickstart jobs scheme' for young people

Image copyright PA Media Image caption The chancellor will present the plans to Parliament on Wednesday Chancellor Rishi Sunak [...]

Coronavirus lockdown: People rush to town centres as pubs reopen

Image copyright AFP Image caption A waiter serves drinks to diners in the Soho area of London The number of people visiting [...]

'Rishi Sunak: We need help with rent, money and jobs'

Young people across the UK have had their work, studies and lives upended because of the coronavirus pandemic. Many are working from home, while others have been furloughed or even made redundant. There could be more than [...]