2021-02-25 14:00:27| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Company accused of making profits from the least well-off has links to the new chair of the BBCOn the southern edges of Bristol, there is a sprawling former supermarket HQ. For some, it stands as a sad testament to a decade of austerity, deregulation and rising homelessness.The building has been gutted and turned into hundreds of tiny flats, which are being filled with homeless families and rough sleepers taken in during the coronavirus pandemic. Continue reading...
2021-02-25 12:22:00| BBC News | Business | World Edition
The supermarket says it has begun consulting with workers over a major restructuring of its business.
2021-02-25 08:57:38| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsDow hit record high last nightFed chair: could take three years to reach inflation targetJ&J vaccine news also boosts markets 7.57am GMT Copper prices have jumped to their highest levels in almost a decade today, lifted by economic optimism and Jerome Powells dovish comments to Congress this week.The most-traded April copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange rose as much as 4.5% to 70,740 yuan ($10,964.04) a tonne, a level unseen since March 2011, before easing to close at 70,150 yuan a tonne, still up 3.6%.Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange rose 2.3% to $9,518.50 a tonne by 0714 GMT. 7.40am GMT Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of the world economy, the financial markets, the eurozone and business.Risk appetite showed signs of returning to global markets over the last 24 hours as Fed Chair Powell stuck to his reassuring tone and continued to signal that the central bank would keep policy accommodative for some time to come. Expectations are high for the J&J vaccine to be distributed in the US over the next month.Basic refrigeration and the fact that it is a single dose vaccine could be a gamechanger in the global fight against COVID. Related: Johnson & Johnson's one-shot Covid vaccine effective, FDA review says European Opening Calls:#FTSE 6686 +0.40%#DAX 14058 +0.59%#CAC 5826 +0.49%#AEX 670 +0.78%#MIB 23279 +0.78%#IBEX 8335 +0.79%#OMX 2049 +0.57%#STOXX 3727 +0.57%#IGOpeningCallDow futures rise 100 points following index's record close https://t.co/8DJPxtYrZs Continue reading...
2021-02-25 08:34:20| Mondaq.Com
Companies are increasingly exploring how they can introduce third party expert input in order to promote constructive exchange on ESG issues, including human rights.
2021-02-24 19:04:00| Fool.com Headlines
Wall Street continues to forecast meteoric growth for the lingerie and loungewear brand.