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Coronavirus: Firms to be paid £1,000 bonuses to hire young people as part of economic recovery

Coronavirus: Firms to be paid £1,000 bonuses to hire young people as part of economic recovery

53 minutes ago   |   Wessexfm   |   2 articles

Companies will be paid £1,000 bonuses by the government to hire young people as trainees, the chancellor will announce as part of his rescue plan for Britain's post-coronavirus...
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What the papers say - July 6

1 hour ago   |   Belfast telegraph

The nation's papers are dominated by the announcement of a £1.57 billion economic lifeline for Britain's arts industry, which has been decimated by the coronavirus pandemic.
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Government to 'axe stamp duty for six months on homes worth up to £500k'

Government to 'axe stamp duty for six months on homes worth up to £500k'

2 hours ago   |   The Mirror   |   2 articles

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is expected to give MPs an economic update on Wednesday as he draws up plans to raise the property threshold as high as £500,000 in the Autumn Budget
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DCMS announces £1.57bn investment package to protect arts, culture and heritage

3 hours ago   |   Liverpool Express

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has this evening announced a £1.57 billion investment package to protect Britain's world class cultural, arts and heritage...
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Gold Price Analysis: XAU/USD buyers can ignore soft weekly open below $1,775

3 hours ago   |   FXCM

Gold prices offered a downside gap near $1,774 to kick-start with the week on a back foot. Pandemic fears, geopolitical tensions keep safe-haven buyers strong amid global...
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UK banks prepare code of conduct on defaulting of Covid-19 business loans

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Exclusive: Talks may result in ‘lighter touch approach' than with other commercial loans See all our coronavirus coverage UK banks are preparing a code of conduct for pursuing...
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The Guardian view on the pandemic's impact on women: sound the alarm | Editorial

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

To prevent inequality from increasing, we need a recovery plan with care at its heart It is several months since the public was alerted to stark differences in the level of...
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What you need to know for the open: Summer lull or a COVID-19 tidal wave of panic-vol?

8 hours ago   |   FXCM

The weekend news has been relatively benign if you exclude the coronavirus headlines. You can catch-up with the specifics of the weekend news here: Forex Today: Dollar has no...
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Why historically high unemployment should embolden investors to take more market risk, according to a Wall Street chief strategist

Why historically high unemployment should embolden investors to take more market risk, according to a Wall Street chief strategist

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The still-lofty unemployment rate offers investors the latest sign to return to the stock market, James Paulsen, chief investment strategist at The Leuthold Group, said...
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Fifteen years after the G8 summit, it's the UK that's in dire need of aid

14 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Like Brown in 2005, Sunak plans to help the vulnerable - but the similarities end there Just like Gordon Brown 15 years ago, Rishi Sunak has spent June working on an aid...
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Companies will get a £1,000 cash bonus for every young person they hire

Companies will get a £1,000 cash bonus for every young person they hire

As part of the plans, employers will be given £1,000 for every young person aged between 16 and 24 that they hire, up to a maximum of ten trainees, or £10,000. Read more ...

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