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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Coronavirus Businesses and Employers Bulletin 25 March 2020

HOT OFF THE PRESS. BEIS have just issued new guidance. See below for content and a download link.   This bulletin provides information for employers and businesses on Coronavirus (COVID-19).   Contents Further businesses and premises to close – updated guidance Companies to receive a 3 month extension period to file accounts during COVID-19. New Updates and Guidance Requests for business...

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Home working: preparing your organisation and staff

How to make sure your organisation is prepared for an increase in home working and advice on spotting coronavirus (COVID-19) scam emails. As part of managing the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, many organisations will be encouraging more of their staff to work from home. This presents new cybersecurity challenges that must be managed. In addition, cybercriminals are preying on fears of the...

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Data protection and coronavirus: what you need to know

The ICO recognises the unprecedented challenges we are all facing during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. You might need to share information quickly or adapt the way you work. Data protection will not stop you from doing that. It’s about being proportionate - if something feels excessive from the public’s point of view, then it probably is. The ICO are here to help – please see here for...

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Cabinet Office - Full guidance on staying at home and away from others - 23rd March

The cabinet office has issued guidance on staying at home and going to work.  The guidance covers: Contents1.Staying at home2.Closing non-essential shops and public spaces3.Stopping public gatherings4.Going to work5.Delivering these new measures See the guidance online...

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Monday, March 23, 2020

British Business Bank launches Coronavirus Business Interruption Scheme

The British Business Bank today launched the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme that had been announced by the Chancellor in the 2020 Budget.   The scheme can provide facilities of up to £5m for smaller businesses across the UK who are experiencing lost or deferred revenues, leading to disruptions to their cashflow. Eligibility Criteria Smaller businesses from all sector can apply for...

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