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'Worst Year For High Street Job Losses In 25 Years'

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Nearly 180,000 retail jobs were last year, up by almost a quarter on the previous year, analysts say. Read more

Scotsman Owner JPI Media Sold To National World For £10.2m

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National World, a media takeover vehicle led by industry veteran David Montgomery, buys JPI. Read more

Spent Less, Saved More: What We Bought This Year

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Consumer spending fell 7.1%, says Barclaycard, which tracks half of all credit and debit card spending. Read more

FTSE 100 Suffers Worst Year Since Financial Crisis

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Investors' nest-eggs have been hit as the UK's leading share index falls 14.3% in 2020. Read more

Brexit: Dover-Calais Route 'will Work Well On 1 January'

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Channel Tunnel operator Getlink says there will not be congestion when new trading rules begin later. Read more

Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Ordered Back To Jail

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The 73-year-old is the city's highest profile person charged under a controversial security law. Read more

Why Have Global Stock Markets Gone Up This Year?

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Jobs around the world are being lost, but the global stock market is rising - what's going on? Read more

Cognac Targeted With Tariffs In US-EU Trade Row

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The US adds levies to French and German goods in a long battle over subsidies for Boeing and Airbus. Read more

Vaccine And Water Unseats Mukesh Ambani As Asia's Richest Person

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Nicknamed the lone wolf, China's Zhong Shanshan has unseated India's Mukesh Ambani. Read more

Brexit: New EU Trade Arrangements To Begin After Parliament Vote

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The UK's hard-fought agreement with the EU is set to come into force at 23:00 GMT on Thursday. Read more

Tesco, Pizza Hut And Superdrug In Minimum Wage Fail

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Almost 140 companies investigated between 2016-18 failed to pay £6.7m to more than 95,000 workers. Read more

New Year Honours 2021: Hays Travel Boss Irene Hays Made A Dame

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Irene Hays ran the travel agency with her husband John and in 2019 they took on Thomas Cook staff. Read more

Firms Moving Into Tier Four: Devastated And Disappointed

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Thousands more businesses will now have to close or extend closures as restrictions escalate. Read more

Four-day Week Means 'I Don't Waste Holidays On Chores'

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A new study suggests a four-day working week could be introduced immediately and be affordable for most firms. Read more

Snapchat Boss: US Faces Century Of Competition

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The billionaire founder of messaging app Snapchat also said he was "happy" to pay more taxes. Read more