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   Factory employees work on a car assembly line at the Renault factory, in Maubeuge
   

Renault cuts 15,000 jobs in major restructuring

   

   The French carmaker announces a €2bn cost-cutting plan after seeing a collapse in sales.
     * 1da day ago
     * Business

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     * France announces €8bn rescue plan for car industry
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   Chancellor Rishi Sunak says employers must start sharing the cost of the scheme from August.
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   Applications for a "second and final" grant of up to £6,570 will open in August, the chancellor says.
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   Factory employees work on a car assembly line at the Renault factory, in Maubeuge
   

Renault cuts 15,000 jobs in major restructuring

   

   The French carmaker announces a €2bn cost-cutting plan after seeing a collapse in sales.
     * 1da day ago
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     * France announces €8bn rescue plan for car industry
     * How can the car industry hope to recover?

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   Man in mask walks past empty shops
   

Furlough scheme to finish at end of October

   

   Chancellor Rishi Sunak says employers must start sharing the cost of the scheme from August.
     * 1da day ago
     * Business
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   Kylie Jenner
   

Forbes drops Kylie Jenner from billionaire list

   

   The magazine says the Kardashian family misled the press about the value of Jenner's makeup business.
     * 1da day ago
     * Business

   chancellor
   

Chancellor tweaks his delicate balancing act

   

   Rishi Sunak attempts to turn down government support to businesses without seeing a surge in job losses and failed businesses
     * 1da day ago
     * Business

   Man checking stock in a van
   

Virus-hit self-employed to receive second payment

   

   Applications for a "second and final" grant of up to £6,570 will open in August, the chancellor says.
     * 1da day ago
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   An air passenger wearing protective equipment in Hong Kong, China

Coronavirus: How safe is it to get on a plane?

   
   Jaguar Land Rover workers
   

UK made just 197 cars in April as lockdown hit

   

   Output fell by 99.7% from the same month last year as virus closes car plants.
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   Man in mask walks past empty shops
   

Furlough scheme to finish at end of October

   

   Chancellor Rishi Sunak says employers must start sharing the cost of the scheme from August.
     * 1da day ago
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   Kylie Jenner
   

Forbes drops Kylie Jenner from billionaire list

   

   The magazine says the Kardashian family misled the press about the value of Jenner's makeup business.
     * 1da day ago
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   chancellor
   

Chancellor tweaks his delicate balancing act

   

   Rishi Sunak attempts to turn down government support to businesses without seeing a surge in job losses and failed businesses
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Virus-hit self-employed to receive second payment

   
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   The company said: "Faced with a significant deterioration in the oil and gas market, we are taking swift and decisive action to address the elements under our control."

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