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Coronavirus: Suspend peak rail fares over Christmas, says Labour

A surge in travel is expected when restrictions across the UK are eased between 23 and 27 December.

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How green and profitable are e-scooters?

Wayne Ting, chief executive of e-scooter firm Lime, says there’s room for improvement.

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Zappos ex-boss and Las Vegas entrepreneur Tony Hsieh, 46, dies after house fire

Tony Hsieh led online retailer Zappos, acquired by Amazon, and helped transform central Las Vegas.

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Arcadia: Buyers to ‘pick over carcass’ of Topshop owner, says former boss

Breaking up the Arcadia empire is “the only way” forward, former chief executive Lord Rose says.

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Covid: Road and rail changes planned for Christmas travel spike

Around 500 miles of roadworks are being cleared to ease congestion on motorways over the festive period.

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Brexit: Barnier arrives in UK for face-to-face talks

The EU’s Michel Barnier arrived in London on Friday evening, as the two sides try to agree a deal.

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‘Thanksgiving To Go': Americans splash out on takeaways

Restaurants across the US are drawing in customers with their Thanksgiving takeaway menus this year.

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Four reasons Topshop is not the brand it once was

The chain’s parent company is understood to be seeking emergency funding after being hit hard by coronavirus lockdowns.

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Carnival Cruise boss banks on safety measures

The hugely profitable business has been brought to its knees by coronavirus.

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‘I was embarrassed to tell friends about my business’

Tech entrepreneur Adnan Ebrahim says he was “embarrassed” to talk about his online business.