2020-09-28 20:40:00| Fool.com Headlines
Lawmakers sound an optimistic tone on a second stimulus package.
2020-09-28 18:04:37| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Footfall drops back since first week of September and is a third lower than last yearCoronavirus latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe recovery in UKs bricks and mortar retail sector has gone into reverse, according to new data that shows footfall has declined during September amid new pandemic restrictions and concerns about a second wave of coronavirus infections.Footfall on UK high streets and at other retail destinations was 33% lower last week compared to the same period in 2019, according to data from the British Retail Consortium and ShopperTrak. That represented a marked deterioration since the first week of September, when footfall was only down by 24% year-on-year. Continue reading...
2020-09-28 11:06:22| Mondaq.Com
In a decision published earlier this week, the high court has confirmed a decision by the UKIPO that a machine learning system or algorithm cannot be regarded as the inventor of a...
2020-09-28 01:01:00| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Survey suggests up to 12m m2 of retail space could be repurposedCoronavirus latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageBritains high streets could suffer a knockout punch following a second wave of Covid-19 as landlords and developers are forced to close down as much as 12m m2 of retail space and seek alternative tenants.With many shops already boarded up and many more under threat of closure, a survey of more than 400 property development bosses by the consultancy Altus Group found that 38% of executives had already been switching their retail properties to other uses, while a further 57% were considering doing the same. Continue reading...
2020-09-27 14:18:00| Fool.com Headlines
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