New £2 billion Kickstart scheme will create thousands of new jobs for young people across UK, as part of coronavirus recovery
Those on Universal Credit aged between 16-24 will be offered six-month work placements – with wages and training costs paid by the Government
Local MP Greg Hands has welcomed the announcement that the UK Government-owned British Business Bank has issued its 75,000th loan through its Start Up Loans programme, marking more than £623 million invested in small businesses across the UK since its launch in 2012.
The Eat Out to Help Out scheme has launched this week, giving families 50 per cent off their restaurant bills in August.
There are 7,216 participating independent restaurants, cafes and pubs, and outlets from smaller chains in London.
VAT to be cut for six months for all businesses in the hospitality, accommodation and attractions industries, including up to 1,155 in Chelsea & Fulham
Public urged to ‘Eat Out to Help Out’ with new voucher scheme to encourage people to support local restaurants throughout August
The furlough and self-employment schemes have been a lifeline for millions of people and businesses.
The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has supported nearly 9 million jobs, at a value of £20 billion, benefitting over a million businesses.
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