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Our ambition is to be straightforward, flexible and available. Above all, we take a positive & practical approach. We believe that any situation can be improved, even if the solution is not immediately apparent.

BBC News - Business

Sun, 09 May 2021 12:43:43 GMT
Two rail firms continue to warn passengers not to travel after cracks were found on some trains.
Sun, 09 May 2021 12:56:41 GMT
The burger chain says it is planning to open 400 outlets, creating around 12,000 jobs over several years.
Sun, 09 May 2021 12:55:39 GMT
The 49-year-old Tesla CEO appeared as a guest host on the US comedy series Saturday Night Live.
Sat, 08 May 2021 09:49:06 GMT
The UK will be "left behind" if other countries open up travel more quickly, the industry says.
Sat, 08 May 2021 09:35:25 GMT
It is contacting former workers potentially caught up in the UK's most widespread miscarriage of justice.
Fri, 07 May 2021 16:34:10 GMT
Employers hired 266,000 people last month, figures show, despite a $1.9tn stimulus package.
Fri, 07 May 2021 13:53:42 GMT
Virgin Media and Virgin Mobile had the longest average customer call waiting times, Ofcom has found.
Fri, 07 May 2021 13:55:52 GMT
Officials freeze more than £6m held in bank accounts controlled by the man and woman from Bradford.
Fri, 07 May 2021 11:17:35 GMT
Twitter launches a new payment feature for good tweets - but it comes with privacy concerns.
Fri, 07 May 2021 09:05:19 GMT
The airline group says there is a "high level" of pent-up demand from passengers.
Fri, 07 May 2021 10:51:06 GMT
Travel will be more expensive as airlines cannot afford to bring many planes back into service.
Thu, 06 May 2021 19:58:47 GMT
Post-pandemic shifts in travel habits could undermine the logic behind many infrastructure projects.
Thu, 06 May 2021 23:15:53 GMT
The price rise for single-use bags will be extended to all businesses in England from 21 May.
Fri, 07 May 2021 09:59:34 GMT
The travel firm is offering discounted tests with its holidays but there are concerns over testing capacity.
Fri, 07 May 2021 02:35:48 GMT
Shareholders voted against outgoing boss's $10m bonus after sacred Aboriginal shelters were destroyed.
Fri, 07 May 2021 06:32:58 GMT
Export growth soared 32% in April as demand jumped for goods from the world's second largest economy.
Thu, 06 May 2021 15:42:15 GMT
Sanjeev Gupta's beleaguered UK steel business may yet find the help it needs, the BBC understands.
Thu, 06 May 2021 15:12:13 GMT
Economy expected to grow by 7.25% in 2021 as lockdown restrictions are eased, says Bank of England.
Thu, 06 May 2021 09:02:46 GMT
The UK's dominant services sector rebounded in April as lockdown restrictions were eased.
Thu, 06 May 2021 10:42:21 GMT
A wrongly-jailed postmaster's wife has described the ordeal of seeing her husband locked up.
Thu, 06 May 2021 11:59:49 GMT
Almost all of 50 big UK firms tell the BBC staff will divide their time between home and office in future.
Wed, 05 May 2021 16:13:36 GMT
As lockdown restrictions ease gradually across the UK, what are the rules about returning to work?
Wed, 05 May 2021 23:17:49 GMT
"Digital nomads" aim to get back to mobile working after Covid, with many countries wooing them.
Wed, 05 May 2021 23:04:40 GMT
Tara Tomes of East Village PR firm in Birmingham explains why she's ditching the office.
Tue, 04 May 2021 23:03:26 GMT
A software firm in Argentina is trying a radical experiment in employee transparency and democracy.
Mon, 03 May 2021 23:03:47 GMT
The phasing out of single-use plastics gathers pace with big companies adopting alternatives.
Mon, 03 May 2021 23:08:31 GMT
Katie Silver tours a microchip factory in Singapore racing to meet demand amid a global shortage.
Sun, 02 May 2021 23:02:34 GMT
Social care worker Sarah takes us through her weekly spending as England's national lockdown lifts.

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