BUSINESS

Advice for People Struggling to Pay Bills Due to Coronavirus

Posted: 14 January 2021
Advice for those in difficulty with utility bills, or repayment commitments on credit cards, loans and mortgages, as a result of coronavirus (COVID-19).
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Joe Biden Wins US Presidential Election, But Country Remains Divided

Posted: 7 January 2021
United States Vice President Mike Pence declares that Joe Biden will become President of the United States on the 20th of January.
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Unregulated Immigration Advisors Fined £17,000

Posted: 7 January 2021
Directors from two law firms which generated £2.5 million in fees by providing unregulated immigration advice have been fined nearly £17,000 and ordered to pay over £28,000 in compensation.
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Rules for COVID-19 Testing for HGV Drivers Crossing Border

Posted: 6 January 2021
How HGV drivers get their COVID-19 test before leaving the UK for France using the Port of Dover or Eurotunnel.
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Prime Minister Announces Third National Lockdown

Posted: 4 January 2021
From 00.01 on Wednesday people must stay at home to control the virus, protect the NHS and save lives.
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Small Grassroots Organisations Supported in Tackling Loneliness

Posted: 2 January 2021
Government's funding will help provide immediate and targeted relief to those most at risk of loneliness during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Tampon Tax Abolished From Today

Posted: 1 January 2021
The 5% rate of VAT on sanitary products - referred to as the "tampon tax" - was abolished in the UK from 1 January.
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Provisional Fishing Quota for UK Fishermen to Be Set Shortly

Posted: 31 December 2020
The provisional catch limits for fishermen in the UK will ensure fishing continues uninterrupted until annual fisheries negotiations with the EU, Norway and Faroe Islands conclude.
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British Exporters Recognised in New Year’s Honours List 2021

Posted: 31 December 2020
The honoured exporters represent a diverse range of businesses, from sourcing PPE for the pandemic, green energy, trade policy negotiations and to services exports in the creative industry.
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> 70%

Posted: 30 December 2020
Together, Google, Facebook and Amazon last year accounted for more than 70% of online advertising globally.
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EY: Brexit Readiness Guide for Businesses with a Few Days to Go

Posted: 20 December 2020
With UK-EU talks on the future trade and economic relationship continuing, what are final considerations before the end of the transition period on 31 December 2020?
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What Brexit Means for Product Labelling and Marking

Posted: 19 December 2020
Changes will be required for placing goods on the Great Britain, Northern Ireland and EU markets, regardless of whether a UK-EU trade deal is agreed.
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Furlough Scheme Extended Until End of April

Posted: 17 December 2020
The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), which was due to end on 31 October, will now be extended until the end of April.
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UK Internal Market Bill Becomes Law

Posted: 17 December 2020
New laws to protect jobs and trade across the whole of the United Kingdom will come into force from 1 January 2021.
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What Is an ‘Australia-Style’ EU Trade Deal?

Posted: 13 December 2020
Boris Johnson and his ministers are contemplating the increasing likelihood of failure to negotiate a free trade deal with the EU and speaking of establishing an “Australian-style” relationship with the bloc from next year.
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