The number of employment tribunals involving individuals increased by 18 per cent between April and June 2020, the Government has revealed, despite Covid-19 causing record delays and court backlogs.
Several haulage organisations have called on the Government to clarify the rules on customs checks at UK borders once the Brexit transition period ends on 31 December 2020.
A new economic research report prepared by trade credit insurer, Atradius, has forecast that insolvencies in the UK are likely to rise by up to 27 per cent this year.
The average number of sales per estate agency branch has reached the highest level since June 2007.
The Chancellor has announced that the Government will expand the new Job Support Scheme (JSS) to assist jobs and businesses required to close their doors as a result of tougher Coronavirus restrictions. The announcement was made ahead of new plans to introduce a tier-based system for lockdowns across the country, which could force some businesses […]
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has been writing to thousands of employers, asking them to review the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) claims they have already made for errors – often without specifying what is wrong with the claim or indicating which claim is incorrect.
According to recent research, around 50 per cent of the UK’s First Time Buyers (FTBs) are altering or delaying their moving plans, due to the lack of or worries surrounding income stability, mortgage availability and the Government’s restrictions.
In the wake of the increase in coronavirus cases, the Prime Minister addressed Parliament on 22 September to advise all workers in England to work from home, if they can.
“Significant gaps” in the UK’s Brexit border preparations have led to haulage bosses to call for an urgent and essential meeting with the cabinet ministers.
Many businesses have welcomed the news that the Government will introduce a new scheme to support them with their employment costs once the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme ends. The new Job Support Scheme will launch on 1 November 2020 and is designed to support viable jobs by subsidising the wage costs for staff working reduced […]