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Covid-19 drives leaders to make unprecedented interventions but what next?

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The pandemic is an opportunity to reconsider what makes a good life | Kate Soper

Covid-19 gave us a glimpse of a less work-driven society, but it will take determination to…

What now for Britain's economy – a new direction, or business as usual? | Larry Elliott

The coronavirus crisis provides an opportunity to stop two centuries of decline. But that’s going to…

Extend UK furlough subsidies to avoid mass job losses, Labour urges

Resolution Foundation claims half of those furloughed in April have not returned to work Frustrated firms…

MPs to check if the government's green plans are fit for purpose

Treasury and business committees to question whether policies will help or hinder sustainable recoveryMPs plan to…

Campaigners launch legal challenge against UK's green recovery plans

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Capital gains tax review: your questions answered

All you need to know about CGT and the possible outcomes of the chancellor’s surprise review…

UK energy efficiency push offers just a third of the investment needed, says report

IPPR says 12m homes will need to be refitted to meet net-zero targets but £3bn earmarked…

England gets ready to reopen gyms, pools and nail bars as Covid-19 lockdown eases – business live

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news as England’s leisure businesses prepare to re-open…