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Amazon: Staff told to work overtime as virus spikes demand

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/17/2020 - 14:15
Unions say the retailer is putting "profit before safety" as it tells some warehouse staff to work overtime.
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Coronavirus: Landlords urged to go easy on tenants over rent

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/17/2020 - 00:00
Stretched tenants should be given leeway to pay at a later date, a landlords' association says.
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Airlines slash more flights as coronavirus hits

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 03/16/2020 - 10:58
Ryanair says it may have to ground its entire fleet, while the owner of BA cuts 75% of its capacity
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Coronavirus: Stocks plunge despite global central bank action

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 03/16/2020 - 09:37
FTSE 100 dives 7% despite central banks announcing a co-ordinated effort to ease the coronavirus impact.
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Coronavirus: Insurers limiting travel protection

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/13/2020 - 13:16
A growing number of new policies will not cover trip cancellation or disruption resulting from the virus
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Europe's share markets rise as global sell-off eases

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/13/2020 - 09:26
Friday's partial recovery follows the biggest one-day falls in the US and UK since Black Monday in 1987.
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Coronavirus: How hackers are preying on fears of Covid-19

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/13/2020 - 00:59
How to spot five of the biggest email phishing scams based around Covid-19 concerns.
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Is this the digital future for Bank of England banknotes?

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 03/12/2020 - 15:56
The Bank of England is considering the introduction of electronic banknotes for use by consumers and firms.
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Coronavirus: Global stocks plunge as coronavirus fears spread

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 03/12/2020 - 14:17
European markets are facing their worst ever daily loss after shares around the world plunged.
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Coronavirus prompts LV to suspend travel cover

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 03/12/2020 - 00:13
LV says it will pause the sale of travel insurance but existing customers will still be covered.
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Budget 2020: VAT on e-books and newspapers scrapped

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/11/2020 - 15:11
The chancellor's decision is welcomed by publishers but does not extend to audiobooks.
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Budget 2020: What it means for you

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/11/2020 - 14:15
The Budget focused on coronavirus, but here is what it means for your financial health.
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Budget 2020: Chancellor unveils £30bn coronavirus package

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/11/2020 - 14:08
Coronavirus likely to bring a "temporary disruption" to the UK economy the chancellor says, in his first Budget.
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Budget 2020: Drinks tax frozen as distilleries get boost

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/11/2020 - 13:57
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has offered tax relief for small pubs and support for Scotch whisky firms.
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Budget 2020: UK growth 'to be slowest since 2009'

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/11/2020 - 13:51
The warning from the government's tax and spending watchdog coincides with the Budget.
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Coronavirus: What the interest rate cut means for you

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/11/2020 - 09:26
The sudden cut in the Bank rate will immediately reduce the mortgage bill of some homeowners.
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UK interest rates cut in emergency move

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/11/2020 - 08:28
The Bank of England cuts rates to the lowest level in history amid the coronavirus outbreak.
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Budget 2020: Chancellor to unveil plans amid coronavirus pressures

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/11/2020 - 08:08
Chancellor Rishi Sunak will present the government's first fiscal plans since it won the election.
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Coronavirus: Insurer Aviva cuts back travel cover

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/10/2020 - 20:23
People will still be able to buy its travel insurance, but will not be able to add cover for disruption.
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Coronavirus: Banks to allow customers to defer mortgage payments

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/10/2020 - 13:17
RBS and TSB will allow affected borrowers to defer mortgage and loan repayments for up to three months.
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