Hot Off The Wires - 8th December 2020
Boris Johnson is to fly to Brussels for an eleventh-hour summit with the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen this week after two days of Brexit talks between negotiators failed to make any further progress in reaching a deal.
Uber has abandoned efforts to develop its own self-driving car and will instead swap its operations for a minority stake in Aurora at a significantly marked-down price.
The chances of finding a job in retail and hospitality were currently worse than during the first nationwide lockdown in the spring, according to the regular ManpowerGroup employment outlook survey.
The value of a UK home increased by an average of almost £3,000 last month as the market defied lockdown conditions and experienced its “strongest run” since 2004, according to the Halifax.
Airbnb is set to clinch the biggest US float of 2020 after the digital travel firm hiked its proposed valuation to as much as $42bn.
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