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March 20, 2020

UK closes pubs, cafes and bars, and announces other measures for businesses

By Allie Nawrat

– In his daily briefing, the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that cafes, pubs, and bars to close, as well as theatres and leisure centres, are to close to protect public health.

– The government are deferring taxes to the end of the financial year, as well as waiving VAT for businesses. It will also provide a job retention scheme to pay 80% of wages for those who cannot work due to the pandemic.

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