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Retailers under pressure to close online operations

Pressure is mounting on retailers of “non-essential” goods to close online operations in the UK, as Richemont-owned luxury ecommerce site Yoox Net-a-Porter and menswear label Paul Smith joined the likes of Next in suspending internet sales during the coronavirus lockdown. Some high street retailers, such as Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct, …

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Honeymoon on lockdown: newlyweds' cruise goes awry over coronavirus

© Reuters. Newlyweds Yadira Garza and Joel Gonzalez pose for a photo on board the cruise ship MS Zaandam, during their honeymoon cruise By Raúl Cortés Fernández (Reuters) – Newlyweds Yadira Garza and Joel Gonzalez began their honeymoon cruise on the MS Zaandam with romantic strolls overlooking the sea, but …

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The uncertain future for China's electric car makers

Image copyright Han Zhu Image caption Choosing an electric car was an easy decision for Shenzhen resident Han Zhu Han Zhu is on a mission to go green. The 29-year-old data analyst wants her next car to be electric. But her reasons for buying an electric vehicle are in part …

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