Wake Up to Money

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News and views on business and the world of personal finance. Plus the very latest from the financial markets around the globe

Danni Hewson speaks to the boss of FTSE 250 firm, Biffa, discusses a government letter sent to pharmaceutical firms urging them to stockpile drugs post-Brexit, and finds out more about the ongoing TikTok saga.


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Will the new tests help businesses back on their feet?
Danni Hewson talks Northern lockdown furlough changes and US GDP
"Too much Power" July 30, 2020
The tech giants deny abusing their power to squash competitors
One travel agent tells Danni how the quarantine measures have impacted them
As the Foreign Office say to tourists don't go to Spain what next for the travel industry
Danni looks at the impact of new quarantine rules on travellers and businesses.
The cover up July 24, 2020
Felicity Hannah speaks to retailers as face coverings become mandatory in English shops.
The government pledges a major boost to rail in the north. Will it be enough?
Felicity Hannah hears from businesses that don't know when they will be able to reopen.
A public-sector pay rise has just been announced. Who gets it and is it worth?
Felicity Hannah talks to the vice president of payment firm Klarna.
Flex and the city July 17, 2020
Danni looks at how people are working, and the impact on our towns and cities.
Is Britain working? July 16, 2020
Danni looks ahead to jobless figures and checks on how Brits are coping working from home.
Lord Heseltine gives his views on the economy and what a Huawei ban means for the UK.
Mandatory Masks July 14, 2020
Government says that face coverings will become mandatory in shops in England
As furloughing ends will unemployment spike? We also check in with a spa that's reopening.
Spas and (nail) bars July 10, 2020
Danni looks at the latest easing of lockdown, affecting pools, gyms and beauty salons.
Jobs and meal deals July 9, 2020
Rishi Sunak's unveilled a £30bn plan to try and prevent mass unemployment. Will it work?
Making a Statement July 8, 2020
What can you expect when chancellor Rishi Sunak makes his summer statement?