Category: Employment

Chancellor warned of redundancies as furlough scheme ends

Posted on October 26, 2021 | Coronavirus | COVID-19 | Economy | Employment
The government's Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) ended on 30 September after supporting millions of workers during the pandemic. The government said the wages of more …

Veterans tax relief a “win-win for businesses and veterans”

Posted on June 4, 2021 | Company News | Employment | Tax
Employers hiring military veterans can, from now qualify for relief on national insurance contributions (NICs) for the first 12 months of employment. Speaking to the Telegraph, …

CBI calls for extension of Kickstart Scheme as jobs market remains subdued

Posted on May 27, 2021 | Economy | Employment
The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has urged the government to extend the Kickstart Scheme to help young people who are bearing the brunt of …

Applications open in Wales for Freelancer Grant – Round 2

Posted on May 19, 2021 | COVID-19 | Economy | Employment
Applications are now open for the Welsh Freelancer Grant – Round 2. Funding opened at 12:00pm on 17th May and will close at 5:00pm on …