UPDATED: Chancellor Rishi Sunak has this afternoon announced a £330bn package of support for businesses, equivalent to 15 per cent of GDP.
This comes on top of previously announced £30bn package of support for businesses to help them cope with coronavirus pandemic.
- The government will extend the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan scheme from up to £1.2m per business to £5m with no interest payable for six months. This new loan scheme will be up-and-running by the end of next week. “Any business that needs access to