UK firms, worried about pandemic and Brexit, hire temp workers

British firms hired temporary staff in August at the fastest pace since the end of 2018 as they tried to recover from the COVID-19 lockdown but remained ...

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Oil Extends Biggest Drop in 3 Months as Demand Worries Escalate

Oil extended its biggest decline in almost three months as increasing doubts over the strength of a demand recovery and falling equities soured ...

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Dollar and yen rise as tech selloff sends investors to safety

The dollar held its gains on Wednesday, as a stockmarket slide spilled over into selling of riskier currencies and an oil slump weighed on commodity ...

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ByteDance to hand out cash bonuses to staff amid U.S. pressure on TIktok

TikTok owner ByteDance said on Tuesday it would hand out cash bonuses to employees working to help it “overcome challenges posed by the COVID-19 ...

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Dollar bides time ahead of ECB, Brexit woes hit sterling

The dollar held steady on Tuesday as investors weighed whether an accommodative turn from the European Central Bank later this week could hit the ...

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Amazon fined by UK regulator over tardy documents release in Deliveroo probe

Britain competition regulator on Monday fined Amazon (O: AMZN) 55,000 pounds ($72, 364) after the U.S. online giant delayed an investigation into its ...

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