By Iain Withers and Lawrence White LONDON (Reuters) – HSBC moves more than 1,200 workers in Britain to permanent work-from-home contracts, in one of the strongest clues to date of how banks are blocking changes in work patterns of employees due to the pandemic to reduce costs. About 70% of …Read More »
January 20, 2021 Venture North, the nonprofit that provides financial and technical assistance to small businesses in the region, released a report on Tuesday highlighting its 2020 operations. In total, Venture North provided more than $ 500,000 in grants to local business owners in 2020, spread among 177 small businesses …Read More »
At the end of March 2020, the British Business Bank (BBB) revealed that it had provided £ 8bn in financial support through its various programs, a 21% increase from £ 6.6bn in March 2019. The UK’s National Economic Development Bank has released its 2020 Annual Report and Accounts, revealing that …Read More »
Video above: Florida man arrested after allegedly defrauding an estimated $ 4 million PPP The Small Business Administration watchdog has received over a million referrals for alleged fraud on loans from the share of small business relief programs, including identity theft referrals, according to an analysis released Thursday by the …Read More »
LONDON (Reuters) – The Glastonbury Festival will join 2,700 museums, theaters, cinemas and arts venues to receive a share of £ 400million in grants and loans to help them survive the COVID-19 pandemic, announced on Friday the British government. FILE PHOTO: Partiers watch Kylie Minougue perform Pyramid Stage at the …Read More »
MIDDLETOWN – Surprisingly, March begins this week in Middlesex County and across our great nation. A year ago this week, the term “COVID-19” and its potential impact began to really take hold in Middlesex County.