News - Page 133

NEWS | Published April 27th 2020, 10:10 am

“We must act, and act fast”: CIF calls for implementation of urgent funding for creative industries

The Creative Industries Federation has authored a letter to the government asking funds to be released to support the cultural sector amid the coronavirus pandemic.

NEWS | Published April 27th 2020, 9:09 am

Italian PM Conte outlines measures to ease lockdown

Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte has unveiled plans to ease the country's strict Covid-19 lockdown, which has been in force since March 9.

NEWS | Published April 27th 2020, 7:07 am

Prime minister returns to Downing Street

Prime minister Boris Johnson is back at Downing Street after officially returning to work following his recovery from coronavirus.

NEWS | Published April 26th 2020, 9:00 am

“Limited progress” in UK-EU trade negotiations

The UK government has said in a statement that “limited progress” has been made in trade talks with the EU after the latest round of negotiations this week, adding that talks must “move forward in a constructive fashion”.

NEWS | Published April 26th 2020, 8:00 am

Covid-19: Australian government appeals to G20 over wildlife wet markets

The Australian government has informed G20 countries that action must be taken on wildlife wet markets that pose a “biosecurity and human health risk” in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

NEWS | Published April 26th 2020, 7:00 am

Ethiopian Airlines chief speaks out over China flights

Ethiopian Airlines boss Tewolde Gebremariam has doubled down on his decision to continue running flights to China during the Covid-19 outbreak.

NEWS | Published April 25th 2020, 8:02 pm

The Telegraph: UK needs "a dose of Johnsonian positivity"

In an article from columnist and cinematographer Benedict Spence, The Telegraph said the prime minister's "absence at the top of government left a void that needs to be filled".

NEWS | Published April 25th 2020, 12:12 pm

Medics lambast Trump for considering disinfectant as Covid-19 measure

At yesterday's White House Covid-19 briefing, US President Donald Trump discussed a number of prevention measures for Covid-19 in a presentation on infection "best practices" for American citizens.

NEWS | Published April 25th 2020, 9:03 am

French study suggests smokers "four times less likely" to catch coronavirus

Following French research that revealed the number of smokers who caught Covid-19 was four times less than non-smokers, frontline health workers in the country may be given nicotine patches.

NEWS | Published April 24th 2020, 12:12 pm

Transport for London to furlough around 7,000 employees

Around 7,000 members of staff at Transport for London [TfL] will be furloughed under the government’s Job Retention Scheme.

NEWS | Published April 24th 2020, 11:11 am

Coronavirus update: UK test website "temporarily" shut down

The Department for Health has announced that the key worker coronavirus testing website has had to temporarily close after "significant demand".

NEWS | Published April 24th 2020, 8:08 am

Prime minister hoping to resume duties on Monday

Prime minister Boris Johnson is planning to officially return to work on Monday next week after beating coronavirus, according to The Telegraph.

NEWS | Published April 23rd 2020, 3:03 pm

Coronavirus update: WHO estimate more than 50 per cent of European Covid-19 deaths in care homes

Health secretary Matt Hancock is set to take the government briefing today, where it is expected he will ask households in England to participate in a "trial", according to the BBC.

NEWS | Published April 23rd 2020, 11:11 am

Phil Neville to step down as England women’s manager next summer

Phil Neville will leave his role as manager of the England women’s national team upon the expiry of his contract in the summer of 2021.


Follow Us

Follow @LeadersGBNI on Twitter for more live updates


Special Reports

SPECIAL REPORT | Published March 4th 2022, 8:31 am

The Impact of the Health and Care Bill


Popular Stories

NEWS | Published April 27th 2020, 11:11 am

Covid-19 “currently” eliminated in New Zealand, PM says

NEWS | Published April 27th 2020, 9:09 am

Italian PM Conte outlines measures to ease lockdown

NEWS | Published April 27th 2020, 7:07 am

Prime minister returns to Downing Street

NEWS | Published April 26th 2020, 9:00 am

“Limited progress” in UK-EU trade negotiations

NEWS | Published April 26th 2020, 7:00 am

Ethiopian Airlines chief speaks out over China flights

NEWS | Published April 25th 2020, 8:02 pm

The Telegraph: UK needs "a dose of Johnsonian positivity"

© Copyright 2022, Leaders Council.