Tag archive for ‘Company’
By admin On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021

Private company ‘removes free access’ to hospital bedside TVs as pandemic surges

Company criticised in 2016 for doubling minimum cost of TV service tells COVID patients they have to pay to watch Hospedia, the company that provides bedside TV units to more than 130 NHS sites, has recommenced More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 12th, 2021

All these are by same company. Guess which is meant to be 10 days’ food for poor kids and which are for private schools. #RightToFood

Scandal of Tories’ treatment of poor children grows as company’s Instagram images of food in private schools are highlighted Public outrage is growing over an image of a food pack – supposedly More...

By admin On Monday, January 11th, 2021

Turkey launches probe after WhatsApp’s updated terms see users’ data shared with parent company Facebook

The Turkish government has launched an investigation into Facebook and WhatsApp after changes to the messaging app’s terms and conditions force users to share personal data with its corporate parent Facebook. Unless More...

By admin On Saturday, January 2nd, 2021

India approves AstraZeneca vaccine as company still working on jab’s efficacy of at least 62% after disappointing trial results

India has approved AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 jab for emergency use, despite confusion over its efficacy ranging from 62 to 90 percent in trials. AstraZeneca claims to have discovered a “winning formula,” but More...

By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2021

Welcome to the Vaccine Canteen: Brewing company tempts hipsters in for vaccinations with free beer

Pubs across the UK may be shuttered, but one brewer wants to convert its bars into vaccination centers, rewarding customers with a free beer for taking the jab. Scottish beer manufacturer BrewDog is no stranger More...

By admin On Friday, December 4th, 2020

Prof Prem Sikka: Reform company law to protect workers’ pensions

Here is a familiar story. A company neglects its employee pension scheme and builds up a huge deficit. Company goes bust and employees lose their jobs and some of their pension rights. This story has been repeated More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 1st, 2020

Indian drug company counter-sues AstraZeneca Covid-19 jab volunteer for ‘malicious’ claim vaccine trial led to health issues

The Serum Institute of India (SII), the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer, has gone on the offensive after a participant in its coronavirus vaccine trial sued the firm, alleging he suffered serious side effects More...

By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2020

Reports of HOSTAGE situation at Montreal office of video game company Ubisoft

Police have swarmed the Saint-Laurent Boulevard in Montreal amid reports of a group of suspects holding hostages at a building complex where the video-game company Ubisoft has its Canada offices. Dozens of Montreal More...

By admin On Thursday, November 12th, 2020

German company says its Covid-19 vaccine could be ready for use by September 2021

Germany’s CureVac AG is about to launch third phase clinical trials of its coronavirus vaccine candidate, the company’s CEO, Franz-Werner Haas, said on Thursday. The jab could get final approval by September More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 10th, 2020

Government Hands £120 Billion Covid Test Contract To Company That Didn’t Exist 6 Months Ago

The Johnson government has handed a £120 million Covid testing contract to a company that didn’t even exist six months ago, has no declared employees, and net assets of just £100. But you won’t find More...