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The ZOOM boom: Video conferencing giant's shares up 200% this year.

Today

The New York-listed firm's latest quarterly results show it has 265,400 business customers with at least ten employees, nearly four times the number it had one year ago.

Electric bikes like GoCycle's GX can get us out of our cars

Today

I imagined that I'd use the folding GoCycle GX a few times to see what it was like and then stash it away and ride my normal bike. That wasn't what happened.

DVLA grants a seven-month extension for driving licence applications

Today

The DVLA has been struggling to process requests during the pandemic, stating on its website: 'It's taking longer than usual to process driving licence applications because of coronavirus.'

Would you be willing to pay more income tax to help Britain recover?

Today

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is due to dish out a mini budget in July and has to get the economy moving while simultaneously rake in more coffers for the Treasury to help Britain recover.

Insurers warn homes to be cautious in hot weather as fire claims increase

Today

Insurers have reported an increase in home insurance claims made by customers after fires started at their homes, with barbecues and bonfires proving to be the main cause of the problems.

Households could be £94 in debt on their energy bills by the end of summer

Today

UK energy customers could be in debt by £94 per household by the end of this summer - leading to a £2.6billion debt nationwide, new research has revealed.

Hard-up over-75s face losing TV access in midst of pandemic:

Today

The BBC postponed axing the perk due to the coronavirus outbreak, after the Government withdrew funding for it starting this month, but the extension ends on August 1.

HSBC publicly supports China's new Hong Kong national security law

Yesterday

The bank, signalled its support for China in a post on social media platform Wechat. It said that Peter Wong, the chief executive of HSBC's Asia business, had signed a petition in support of the law.

ALEX BRUMMER: Stirring up No Deal Brexit fears

Yesterday

Last December's decisive election, the exit from the EU on January 31 and the damage being done to the UK and Continental economies by Covid-19 has done little to take the edge off the Brexit divide.

Watchdog orders insurers to ensure customers get value for money

Yesterday

Insurance companies may even have to refund premiums or suspend monthly payments to make sure the price matches the service they provide, says the Financial Conduct Authority's new guidance.

Tui strikes compensation deal with Boeing for grounding of 737 Max

Yesterday

The travel specialist said Boeing would provide it with compensation for a significant portion of the financial impact of the grounding of the plane, which had hit its earnings over the last year.

Restaurateurs attack 'greedy' delivery firms for charging high fees

Yesterday

Restaurateurs say delivery firms have seized a bigger share of their income at a time when they have no choice but to work with them, as under lockdown, the only way they can operate is as a takeaway.

MARKET REPORT: Footsie soars as 'air bridge' plan boosts stocks 

Yesterday

The blue-chip index pulled further away from its coronavirus lows, rising 2.6 per cent to 6382.41. The Footsie has now gained 28 per cent since late March but remains down 15 per cent this year.

3,000 jobs to go as Frankie and Benny's shuts half its restaurants

Yesterday

Owner The Restaurant Group last year announced it would close 150 outlets by 2025, but the pandemic has meant much of that plan has been condensed into six weeks.

M&S boss Steve Rowe lands a £143,000 shares windfall

Yesterday

The revelations come after Rowe told investors that the firm does not intend to pay £340m in dividends in the year to March 2021, after cancelling the £130m year-end dividend for 2019-20.

British Airways facing backlash over claims it abused furlough scheme

Yesterday

Britain's flag carrier is facing a backlash from MPs, ministers and union leaders after claiming taxpayer subsidies to pay the wages of 23,000 staff, shortly before announcing 12,000 job cuts.

Prince Charles unveils theme of Davos 2021 event 'The Great Reset'

Yesterday

The meeting of the world's self-styled elite in the Swiss ski town of Davos will go ahead in January despite the coronavirus pandemic, according to the summit's organiser, the World Economic Forum.

Landlords rage over Travelodge plan to pay less rent

Yesterday

The budget hotel chain, whose backers include Goldman Sachs, will use an insolvency procedure known as a company voluntary agreement to cut rents.

Leaked letter reveals SMMT and government discussions for scrappage scheme

Yesterday

In his letter to Chancellor, SMMT boss Mike Hawes said a subsidy of £2,500 off the price of a car when motorists scrapped older vehicles could see a further 600k motors being bought.

New images of Dyson's £500M failed electric car revealed

Yesterday

In an exclusive interview with Autocar, Sir James Dyson - worth £16.2billion - said: 'Transport interests me: this is not an end to Dyson's interest in mobility.'