Housebuilder Barratt vows to hand back £27m furlough cash

Britain’s biggest housebuilder Barratt vows to hand back £27m in taxpayer cash used to furlough thousands of staff By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:03 BST, 6 July 2020 | Updated: 22:03 BST, 6 July 2020 Britain’s biggest housebuilder has vowed to hand back £27m in taxpayer cash used to furlough thousands of … Read more Housebuilder Barratt vows to hand back £27m furlough cash

Government could pay 10% of wages for people who go BACK to work in furlough ‘flip’

Government could pay 10% of wages for people who go BACK to work in furlough ‘flip’ as Rishi Sunak desperately tries to stop employers laying-off staff in October More than a million firms have utilised Job Retention Scheme during pandemic But many fear they’ll be unable to keep employees when support ends in autumn Treasury … Read more Government could pay 10% of wages for people who go BACK to work in furlough ‘flip’

Return furlough cash: Pay it back if you can, firms urged

Do your duty and return furlough cash: Pay it back if you can, firms urged By James Salmon And Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 22:00 BST, 3 July 2020 | Updated: 22:00 BST, 3 July 2020 Cash-rich companies that bounce back quickly from the coronavirus crisis have been urged to join the ‘national … Read more Return furlough cash: Pay it back if you can, firms urged

Hand back furlough billions, firms urged as Redrow refunds taxpayer

Hand back furlough billions, firms are urged as builder Redrow becomes the latest to pledge to return the money By Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 22:26 BST, 30 June 2020 | Updated: 22:26 BST, 30 June 2020 Big companies are facing pressure to hand back taxpayer cash used to furlough their staff after … Read more Hand back furlough billions, firms urged as Redrow refunds taxpayer

Taylor Wimpey to repay furlough cash, putting pressure on firms

Taylor Wimpey to repay furlough cash: Builder’s vow ramps up pressure on profitable firms By Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 21:56 BST, 18 June 2020 | Updated: 22:09 BST, 18 June 2020 Firms that rake in huge profits have come under pressure to hand back taxpayer’s cash for furloughed staff, after Taylor Wimpey … Read more Taylor Wimpey to repay furlough cash, putting pressure on firms

British Airways facing backlash over claims it abused furlough scheme

British Airways facing backlash over claims it abused furlough scheme: Airline’s lucrative landing slots at Heathrow now under review By James Salmon for the Daily Mail Published: 21:50 BST, 3 June 2020 | Updated: 22:37 BST, 3 June 2020 British Airways could be stripped of lucrative landing slots at Heathrow Airport after it was accused … Read more British Airways facing backlash over claims it abused furlough scheme

What’s happening with furlough? We explain what Sunak’s new ‘flexible furlough’ means for workers

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has revealed how the £10bn-a-month furlough scheme will evolve in the coming months, how businesses will have to contribute more and when it will end. He has also announced more help for self-employed workers. We look at what the new ‘flexible furlough’ will mean for workers, businesses – and the taxpayer. Chancellor … Read more What’s happening with furlough? We explain what Sunak’s new ‘flexible furlough’ means for workers

Big companies slammed over coronavirus furlough abuse

Big companies slammed over furlough abuse: Firms tapping funds aimed at saving jobs while plotting to fire thousands By James Salmon for the Daily Mail Published: 22:22 BST, 29 May 2020 | Updated: 22:22 BST, 29 May 2020 Boris Johnson has been urged to crack down on firms which furlough staff who they expect to … Read more Big companies slammed over coronavirus furlough abuse

Coronavirus UK: Firms must pay some furlough costs from August

Rishi Sunak tonight announced that furloughed staff will be allowed to return to work on a part-time basis from July – a month earlier than originally planned.  The Chancellor said firms will soon be able to take advantage of what he described as ‘flexible furlough’ which will enable employees to return as long as companies … Read more Coronavirus UK: Firms must pay some furlough costs from August

Coronavirus UK: Firms must pay some furlough costs from August

Rishi Sunak tonight announced that furloughed staff will be allowed to return to work on a part-time basis from July – a month earlier than originally planned.  The Chancellor said firms will soon be able to take advantage of what he described as ‘flexible furlough’ which will enable employees to return as long as companies … Read more Coronavirus UK: Firms must pay some furlough costs from August