Addison Lee to keep screen partitions until summer 2022

Addison Lee has announced that it will keep partition screens between drivers and passengers in its vehicles until at least summer 2022. The announcement comes as England enters the fourth stage of its roadmap out of lockdown and businesses begin to make a gradual return to the workplace. The installation of partition screens into […]

Addison Lee to keep screen partitions until summer 2022

Addison Lee has announced that it will keep partition screens between drivers and passengers in its vehicles until at least summer 2022. The announcement comes as England enters the fourth stage of its roadmap out of lockdown and businesses begin to make a gradual return to the workplace. The installation of partition screens into […]

Cryptocurrencies could lead to ‘limitless’ losses for UK government

The government could face “limitless” losses as a result of businesses that accept payments in untaxed and untraceable cryptocurrencies going bust, an insolvency expert has warned. A growing number of companies, including the ethical cosmetics firm Lush and office-sharing firm WeWork, have begun taking payments for goods and services in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, […]

Cryptocurrencies could lead to ‘limitless’ losses for UK government

The government could face “limitless” losses as a result of businesses that accept payments in untaxed and untraceable cryptocurrencies going bust, an insolvency expert has warned. A growing number of companies, including the ethical cosmetics firm Lush and office-sharing firm WeWork, have begun taking payments for goods and services in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, […]

Additional emergency workplace testing to be introduced in England

Ministers will meet on Monday to sign off additional emergency testing sites for workplaces in England hit hard by the “pingdemic”, so more workers can avoid the requirement to self-isolate for 10 days, amid warnings of mounting chaos across the economy. Refuse depots and police stations are among the sites being considered for testing […]

Additional emergency workplace testing to be introduced in England

Ministers will meet on Monday to sign off additional emergency testing sites for workplaces in England hit hard by the “pingdemic”, so more workers can avoid the requirement to self-isolate for 10 days, amid warnings of mounting chaos across the economy. Refuse depots and police stations are among the sites being considered for testing […]

UK SMEs ‘left behind’ in the race to net zero

Small and medium-sized businesses are being left behind in the government’s race to an economy with net zero emissions, according to a report. The risk of neglecting smaller companies puts 52 per cent of Britain’s turnover at risk and excludes a quarter of the workforce, which could mean that the UK will not meet […]

UK SMEs ‘left behind’ in the race to net zero

Small and medium-sized businesses are being left behind in the government’s race to an economy with net zero emissions, according to a report. The risk of neglecting smaller companies puts 52 per cent of Britain’s turnover at risk and excludes a quarter of the workforce, which could mean that the UK will not meet […]

Unjabbed students face ban as Boris Johnson targets vaccine refuseniks

University students will have to be fully vaccinated to attend lectures or stay in halls of residence under plans being pushed by Boris Johnson. The prime minister is said to have been “raging” about the relatively low vaccine uptake among young people and is determined to apply pressure. During video meetings with colleagues while […]

Unjabbed students face ban as Boris Johnson targets vaccine refuseniks

University students will have to be fully vaccinated to attend lectures or stay in halls of residence under plans being pushed by Boris Johnson. The prime minister is said to have been “raging” about the relatively low vaccine uptake among young people and is determined to apply pressure. During video meetings with colleagues while […]