Lidl and Pets at Home have joined the league of other major retailers Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda and Morrisons, etc. in returning tax rates relief. German chain Lidl CEO Christian Härtnagel has promised to return more than £100 million received as rates relief.
SII seeks emergency use authorization for AstraZeneca-Oxford in India The Serum Institute of India (SII) has applied for emergency use authorization for the AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine. SII has applied to the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) seeking authorization for the coronavirus vaccine, Covishield, in India.
* Frasers Group Plc in talks for Debenhams' UK business Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group Plc has confirmed that it is in talks with administrators of Debenhams' UK business regarding a potential rescue transaction for its operations.