This is coupled with £425 million top-up funding for the ongoing Additional Restrictions Grant scheme for councils to provide to businesses in need of urgent support
The Chancellor vowed to protect jobs but also announced an increase in tax on large company profits from 2023 in his Budget speech
An estimated 757,000 young people were not in education, employment or training between July to September, OFS statistics show
The scheme will help UK smaller businesses that have taken out Bounce Back Loans to manage their cash flow better
Businesses in retail, hospitality and leisure will receive new grants to help them keep afloat until spring
Last month, Boris Johnson stepped into the Downing Street press conference and promised a slow but irreversible move out of lockdown, noting he wouldn’t be “buccaneering with people’s lives”.
The non-essential retail sector could reopen as early as 12 April
Small businesses across the UK will have their business rates bills reimposed as Business Rates Relief are set to end in April
Unlike their corporate counterparts, start-ups have proven themselves to be much more resilient against the backdrop of a global pandemic.
The free trade deal between the UK and EU, which was announced on Christmas Eve, has taken effect from January 1