Results from the BCC’s first Covid-19 Business Impact Tracker paints a concerning, if unsurprising, picture for business communities affected by Coronavirus.
Commenting on Business Secretary Alok Sharma’s announcement on the relaxation of the insolvency rules, BCC Head of Economics Suren Thiru said:
In response to the impact of COVID-19, the government has released a package of measures to ensure employers, training providers and assessment organisations can continue to support their apprentices through to the completion of their Apprenticeship.
Sheffield Hallam University has been chosen to be the host of the Civic University Network, following a competitive bidding process.
Welcoming measures outlined by the Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak to support the self-employed and sole traders whose businesses have been affected by Coronavirus, BCC Director General Dr Adam Marshall said:
The decision to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has been welcomed by former Sports Minister and Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park lead Richard Caborn.
This update provides guidance to self-employed, employers and businesses on the most recent updates on the Coronavirus Bill going through Parliament.
On Thursday 12 March, a public consultation was launched on plans for Blocks H2 and H3 of the Sheffield Heart of the City 2.
Calling for further measures from the UK government to help the self-employed, BCC Director General Dr Adam Marshall said: