Hot Off The Wires - 19th May 2021
UK employers who were getting ready for the easing of lockdown started hiring again in March, driving down unemployment for a third consecutive month, according to official figures.
Jaguar Land Rover made a loss of £860m for its full financial year after its new boss wrote off £1.5bn in a strategy rethink, despite a recovery in sales since the slump at the start of the coronavirus pandemic.
Oxford Biomedica is doubling the volume of Covid vaccine it is making for AstraZeneca on the back of soaring demand for the jab.
The Bank of England prevented a financial ‘meltdown’ last year which would have seen businesses and families cut off from borrowing, according to Andrew Bailey, the Bank’s Governor.
Oxford Cannabinoid Technologies, a cannabis-based pain treatment company backed by Snoop Dogg and Imperial Brands, is set to list in London this week.
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