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UK coronavirus live: Sunak to set out jobs plan and stamp duty holiday

4 minutes ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Follow live updates on the latest on the coronavirus crisis in the UK and Chancellor Rishi Sunak's summer statement How Sunak could kickstart UK's post-lockdown economy UK's...
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Summer statement: the UK's Covid-19 economic crisis in five key charts

18 minutes ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Ahead of Rishi Sunak's statement we look at public finances, economic growth, jobs, retail and the housing market Rishi Sunak is preparing to deliver his set-piece tax and...
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Ryan Bourne: Sunak should not and cannot try today to restore pre-virus Britain. It's gone - and we must now adapt

1 hour ago   |   Conservative Home

Ryan Bourne holds the R Evan Scharf Chair in Public Understanding of Economics at the Cato Institute. Rishi Sunak earned plaudits for his dealing with the immediate economic...
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Income support WILL continue past JobKeeper's planned end date says Scott Morrison

Income support WILL continue past JobKeeper's planned end date says Scott Morrison

1 hour ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg is expected to outline a rejigged job support plan alongside an economic update on July 23 as Melbourne enters a six-week lockdown due to a rise in...
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Poor nutrition in developing countries is costing firms $850bn annually - report

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Business is paying a high price for inadequate diets of employees, research shows, with experts calling on companies to provide living wage and subsidised food Malnutrition...
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FBI head calls China 'the greatest long-term threat' to the US and alleges Chinese plots to steal US data and forcibly repatriate its citizens

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

FBI Director Christopher Wray called China "the greatest long-term threat to our nation's information and intellectual property, and to our economic vitality." Wray said during...
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Outer Hebrides set for £50m economic hit as Universal Credit claimants double

1 hour ago   |   Herald Scotland

THE OUTER Hebrides could face a £50 million hit this year - amid a warning the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic “will reverberate through the local economy for many years”.
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‘Golden opportunity' for UK North Sea to lead on decarbonisation, says Tendeka

2 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

The last article I wrote for Energy Voice was in October and my focus was on maximising economic recovery and embracing energy transition to ensure the UK Continental Shelf...
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How Rishi Sunak could kickstart UK's post-lockdown economy

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Chancellor expected to announce comprehensive tax and spending package Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Rishi Sunak is preparing to announce a...
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Oil Down Over Oversupply Fears

2 hours ago   |   FXCM

By Bryan Wong Investing.com - Oil prices were down on Wednesday morning in Asia as a build in crude inventory in the U.S. compounded fears that the continuously increasing...
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How Melbourne's six-week lockdown will cost economy $6billion, delay...

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Rishi Sunak to unveil £2bn youth work placement scheme

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Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak answering a question in the House of Commons today Chancellor Rishi Sunak is set to unveil a £2bn scheme aimed at helping unemployed... Read more ...

Hooray, it's a stamp duty holiday! Rishi Sunak's tax cut will give flagging...

Hooray, it's a stamp duty holiday! Rishi Sunak's tax cut will give flagging homes market a boost

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Chelsea star demands £80,000-a-week pay rise to commit to new contract

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The exec leading Comcast's new streaming service Peacock explains why he's...

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Dan Walker rips into Business Secretary over PM's care home comments: 'No...

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Coronavirus: Chancellor Rishi Sunak sets aside £3bn for green jobs as part...

Coronavirus: Chancellor Rishi Sunak sets aside £3bn for green jobs as part of economic recovery

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is setting aside £3bn to create green jobs as part of the economic recovery from the coronavirus crisis. Read more ...

Georgia's governor is deploying as many as 1,000 National Guard troops after...

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