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Amazon to add 7,000 permanent jobs in UK as demand for online shopping surges

Its total permanent UK workforce will number more than 40,000, up by a third in just a year as the pandemic triggers online shopping surge.

03 Sep 2020 9:01 PM

UK economy slips into recession with record 20.4% contraction, job loss fears mount

Today’s figures confirm that hard times are here, finance minister Rishi Sunak said

12 Aug 2020 4:28 PM

Rolls-Royce to axe 9,000 jobs

Airlines and their supplies have been among the hardest hit businesses by lockdowns to contain the pandemic

20 May 2020 4:04 PM

India pips UK to become 5th largest economy

Forbes report says Britain voting out of EU, a depreciating pound may be attributed to the gap.

20 Dec 2016 1:24 PM

Brexit fallout to cost UK extra 122 billion pounds over 5 years

The extra borrowing, worth $152 billion or 143 billion euros, covers the period until early 2021.

24 Nov 2016 9:45 AM