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Boohoo to investigate reports that workers making its clothes are paid as little as $4.37 an hour

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Boohoo described the factory conditions as "totally unacceptable" and said they "fall woefully short of any standards acceptable in any workplace."

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Boohoo to investigate reports that workers making its clothes are paid as little as $4.37 an hour

Boohoo to investigate reports that workers making its clothes are paid as little as $4.37 an hour

Boohoo described the factory conditions as "totally unacceptable" and said they "fall woefully short of any standards acceptable in any workplace."

Nearly 50 UK lawmakers demanded Amazon-backed unicorn Deliveroo provide PPE and sick pay for its food delivery riders

Nearly 50 UK lawmakers demanded Amazon-backed unicorn Deliveroo provide PPE and sick pay for its food delivery riders

The letter called for full pay for riders who contract COVID-19, a halt on terminations until the end of the crisis, and more.

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He’s making it up as he goes along.

States need to overcome the privacy and practical challenges of digital contact tracing.

Latest on the spread of the coronavirus around the world

Latest on the spread of the coronavirus around the world

U.S. President Donald Trump and his top healthcare advisers urged Americans to follow strict social distancing measures ahead of a "tough two weeks" that could lead to at least 100,000 ...

The Finanser’s Week: 30th March 2020 – 5th April 2020

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EU hosts online fundraiser for virus battle

EU hosts online fundraiser for virus battle

The European Commission launches a global effort to fund research on a vaccine to combat the coronavirus.

Russia’s cases top 262,000; London’s Canary Wharf plans for workers’ return

Russia’s cases top 262,000; London’s Canary Wharf plans for workers’ return

The number of cumulative confirmed infections in Russia rose to 262,843 after the country added 10,598 new cases over the last 24 hours, reported Reuters.

‘This is Europe’s moment’: A recovery plan could move the E.U. closer to central government.

‘This is Europe’s moment’: A recovery plan could move the E.U. closer to central government.

As concerns about a much-touted Covid-19 drug grow, France says it can no longer be used as a treatment. In a remade world, a reset for two automakers trying to survive.

Italy: Coronavirus death toll to 107; 3,089 cases -Live updates

Italy: Coronavirus death toll to 107; 3,089 cases -Live updates

The coronavirus outbreak outside China is deepening, but the WHO says the world's understanding of the virus is growing.

Chevy's refreshed Bolt EV is delayed until 2021

Chevy's refreshed Bolt EV is delayed until 2021

So much for driving an updated Chevy Bolt EV in 2020. The company's Megan Soule told Electrek in a statement that it has pushed back the updated Bolt EV's release to 2021 due to the ...

UK economy posts record slump on coronavirus; EU calls for reopened borders

UK economy posts record slump on coronavirus; EU calls for reopened borders

The Atlantic Council's Coronavirus Alert is a regular summary of policy, economic, and business events around the emergency.

Covid-19 news: US not involved in global WHO plan to tackle pandemic

Covid-19 news: US not involved in global WHO plan to tackle pandemic

The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic

Trump says U.S. will end support for WHO, as death toll nears 103,000

Trump says U.S. will end support for WHO, as death toll nears 103,000

Here are the latest coronavirus updates from around the world.

Coronavirus updates: States relaxing lockdowns as US nears 1 million cases

Coronavirus updates: States relaxing lockdowns as US nears 1 million cases

More than 56,000 people have died from the disease in the U.S., where the rate of infections also continues to rise.

Coronavirus latest: Swiss look to easing lockdown

Coronavirus latest: Swiss look to easing lockdown

Switzerland is hoping to start lifting coronavirus restrictions before the end of the month as the government fears a sharp recession. Romania put another hospital under military control. ...

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATES

Switzerland’s government outlined a multiphase plan to pull out of the country’s coronavirus shutdown, joining other European countries in easing restrictions as the pandemic shows signs of ...