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Deliveroo CEO Will Shu.Aurelien Morissard | IP3 | Getty ImagesLONDON — The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated the adoption of online food delivery apps by two to three years, according to the chief executive of takeaway app Deliveroo."Our initial analysis suggests that Covid-19 has accelerated consumer...

Saudi Arabia's Minister of Energy Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman Al-Saud speaks via video link during a virtual emergency meeting of OPEC and non-OPEC countries, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia April 9, 2020.Saudi Press Agency | ReutersLONDON — OPEC...

linephoto | E+ | Getty ImagesA team in Denmark has developed a sensor-based system which could help to tackle air pollution by detecting ammonia and other gases emanating from the agriculture sector.Alongside chemical engineers and chemists, researchers from Aarhus University and the Technical University of...

Slack co-founder and CTO Cal HendersonSource: SlackLONDON — Slack co-founder and chief technology officer Cal Henderson said Wednesday that he had his doubts about whether companies could work from home before the coronavirus pandemic.  "I was definitely a remote work, like fully distributed work, skeptic...

Rubbish floating in Naifaru Harbour, Maldives, Indian Ocean.Rosemary Calvert | Getty ImagesLONDON — A Tesla executive has left the electric car company and joined a London start-up that's aiming to address the world's plastic problem with a new chemical additive.Steven Altmann-Richer, who led public policy...

Eurogroup president Paschal Donohoe, on the screen, speaks during an online news conference following an Eurogroup video conference.FRANCISCO SECO | AFP | Getty ImagesLONDON — Euro zone finance ministers have agreed to strengthen the region's crisis bailout fund — a long-awaited step that addresses how...