Getting Britain Spending Again
09 July 2020
Latest announcement from Rishi Sunak focused on a 'plan for jobs' and 'getting Britain spending again'.
Measures included grants for employers who continue to employ staff after furlough and those creating new jobs for young job-seekers and apprentices. He also focused on measures designed to stimulate the housing market as well as a boost to the hard-hit hospitality and tourism industry through a targeted VAT rate cut.
Read our analysis Getting Britain Spending Again based on details of Sunak's speech to see how the next 6 months may pan out.