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Winter weather Jan 21st 2020

Government sets up group to combat greenwashing

Agriculture

Pandemic workplace transformation ‘as significant as invention of agriculture’

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Many of the uber-rich pay next to no income tax, ProPublica claims

BHP

FTSE makes gains after lift from mining firms

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Home movers account for record share of mortgage lending in early 2021

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Pub bosses say ‘no reason to delay June 21′ as financial pressure mounts

Fuel pumps

Price of petrol hits two-year high

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Senior civil servant who took up Greensill role insists ‘no conflict happened’

Cash

Estimated £780m of holidaymakers’ cash ‘locked up’ after Covid-19 cancellations

Sebastian Siemiatkowski

Klarna commits to transparency on customer debt as it ponders public listing

Bank of England

Bank launches first climate change stress test for lenders and insurers

Uber UK drivers

Gig economy workers struggling with savings and insurance claims – survey

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Third of pubs see profits halved as furlough rates remain high

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Fraud risk as one in five people take two minutes to reply to emails and texts

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25% jump in searches to help loved ones who have fallen victim to online scams

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Takeovers and mergers hit highest levels since before pandemic

Model houses on coins

Key questions for consumers to consider before entering property raffles

Nightcap

Nightcap toasts better-than-expected sales since indoor reopening