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Chancellor: workers of firms forced to close get 67% pay

Chancellor: 67% pay for workers of firms forced to close

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Chancellor: 67% pay for workers of firms forced to close

Employees who work for UK firms forced to shut by law because of coronavirus restrictions will get two-thirds of their wages paid for by the government.  Chancellor said he hopes by doing this it will protect jobs over the coming months.  Also provide assurances.

Chancellor Rishi Sunak said it was an “expansion” of the Job Support Scheme.  This begins on 1 November and will be available for six months.

Cash grants for businesses required to close in local lockdowns will increase to up to #3,000 per month.

A Treasury source says it could roughly cost hundreds of millions a month.


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