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The number of corporate insolvencies in the first half of this year was down 38 per cent compared to the same period in 2020, according to figures from Deloitte, the professional services firm. This is due to the government supports given to businesses during the pandemic, Deloitte said. The numbers are likely to rise in 2022, it warned.
Cinemas and bars were the main beneficiaries of the easing of lockdown restrictions, according to Revolut’s report for...
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Ian Guider: Return of redundancy payments will give clarity on zombie companies
This is an important move not only for restoring workers’ rights but also for what it may show about the scale of long-term damage to businesses and employment caused by the pandemic
Whiskey distilleries clash over use of ‘Killarney’ name
‘Nobody should own a place name,’ says Aidan Forde of Torc Brewing, who is being sued by rival distillery Innisfallen
Eugene Kiernan: Evergrande’s money woes have been hiding in plain sight for years
The troubled Chinese property company has had negative cashflow in eight of the past ten years and its total debt now stands at more than $320 billion. Despite an initial wobble, global markets seem relatively unconcerned, but should they be worried?