“The Government will continue to help pay people’s wages, up to 80 percent of the normal amount.”
Just as the furlough scheme before, the extension covers salaries up to £2500 a month.
The policy will be reviewed in January to decide whether economic circumstances are improving enough to ask businesses for a bigger contribution.
For self-employed people, the next Income Support Grant, which covers the period November to January, will be increased to 80 percent of average profits up to £7,500.
Published at Thu, 05 Nov 2020 21:29:33 +0000