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UK economy shrinks by one-fifth under lockdown
on 14th July 2020 at 7:08 am
The UK's economy shrank by 19.1% in the three months to May, the Office for National Statistics says.
Coronavirus: Asia's 'shining star' suffers biggest ever slump
on 14th July 2020 at 3:26 am
Singapore falls into recession as as the global economy braces for the pandemic downturn.
Coronavirus: HK Disneyland to close one month after reopening
on 14th July 2020 at 2:35 am
The Hong Kong theme park will shut its gates after a recent surge in coronavirus cases.
Female gamers are on the rise in the 'world capital of gaming'
on 13th July 2020 at 11:49 pm
Female gamers in Asia are growing at a faster rate than their male rivals in online video games.
Bailiff fears as councils chase unpaid tax debts
on 13th July 2020 at 11:03 pm
Like thousands of people in council tax debt, Penelope Dudley fears the bailiffs who will soon restart work.
Retailers report sales jump in June, says trade body
on 13th July 2020 at 11:01 pm
UK sales last month rose at their fastest pace for two years, the British Retail Consortium says.