Hot Off The Wires - 26th January 2021
Britain's Covid vaccine supply is in jeopardy after the EU threatened to block exports of the Belgian-made Pfizer jabs amid a row with UK-based AstraZeneca.
Boohoo has agreed to buy the brand of failed department store Debenhams just as rival Asos sets its sights on Topshop.
Special purpose acquisition companies struck mergers worth more than $15bn on Monday.
Moderna is launching a trial of a new Covid-19 vaccine to tackle South Africa’s coronavirus strain as its existing jab was less effective at tackling the new variant.
Shares in airlines and travel companies tumbled on Monday amid mounting fears that tighter border restrictions would delay the recovery for the beleaguered aviation sector.
Shell has agreed to buy one of Europe’s largest on-street electric car-charging companies, ubitricity, to accelerate its move into low-carbon transport.
Which English king died in 1066, leaving no heir to the throne?