Saturday 11 July, 2020
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Times Publications
Category Archives: UK TRADE AND BUISNESS

Britain and the European Union are set to miss their end-June deadline for assessing future cross-border trade in financial services, leaving just six months before a potentially messy UK exit, financial industry, and EU officials say. Britain...

The gloomy prospects facing the UK car industry have been underlined by 2,000 new job losses and the worst May car sales since 1952. by Guadian News Only 20,000 new cars were registered in May compared with 184,000 during the same month in...

People arriving in the UK must self-isolate for 14 days from 8 June to help slow the spread of coronavirus, the government has said. Travellers will need to tell the government where they will quarantine, with enforcement through random spot...

Fraud is often at its most virulent during downturns and crises – both of which are happening with the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest PwC Global Economic Crime and Fraud Survey 2020 told us that 47% of respondents experienced fraud in...

Lloyd’s of London is likely to pay out $3.0 billion-4.3 billion in insurance claims related to the coronavirus pandemic, similar to losses from the 9/11 attacks, it said on Thursday. From Reuters  News The pandemic has locked down economies...

The Bank of England has warned that the U.K. economy could fall into its worst recession on record and could contract as much as 25% in the second quarter as the pandemic and lockdown measures have impacted businesses and workers. Bank governor...

Sainsbury’s says that customers are likely to see disruption to their shopping until September amid the coronavirus pandemic. From BBC News Its boss Mike Coupe told the BBC that socially-distanced queues were likely to remain “for...

Shortages of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) during the Covid19 lockdown in the UK, as confirmed cases and deaths from the virus continues to rise, Britain’s Chinese community united to contribute to the National Health Services and...

Keir Starmer has won the Labour leadership contest and will replace Jeremy Corbyn as the leader of the Labour Party. The Shadow Brexit Secretary won the race in the first round of voting with 56% of the vote against Shadow Business Secretary...

    Another 684 people have died in the UK after contracting coronavirus – bringing the total number of deaths to 3,605. The number of deaths, tallied in the 24 hours up to 5pm on Thursday, marks the largest increase so far, with the...