Cross-Channel trade in 2021

7 August 2020

Paul Clarke reports on the situation with regards to cross-Channel trade both pre and post-Brexit.

Country Profile — Australia

7 August 2020

Australia may be far away — it is one of the furthest destinations from the UK — but it is also the world’s 14th largest market and one of the most familiar to British exporters.

Contact details for coronavirus tracking

6 August 2020

As the economy opens up, the Government requires businesses to support the NHS Test and Trace service by keeping a temporary record of customers and visitors for 21 days. Paul Clarke reviews what this means in terms of data collection.

Furlough fraud penalties have been confirmed by HMRC

6 August 2020

According to reports, the number of fraudulent claims has increased in recent weeks as exploitation of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (the furlough scheme) has become a new Government threat. For this reason, HMRC has announced the potential penalties that can be imposed on the employers who commit furlough fraud. Opeyemi Ogundeji, researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i, explores this in more detail below.

How to guide for furlough

5 August 2020

This article provides guidance for managing furlough and the Job Retention Scheme. This information is being continually checked and updated where necessary where Government guidance changes.

How to guide for flexible furlough from July 2020

5 August 2020

This guide provides practical guidance for managing the flexible furlough arrangement under the Job Retention Scheme. This information is being continually checked and updated where necessary where Government guidance changes.

Stay safe in the sun

5 August 2020

People working outdoors this summer as part of measures designed to limit the spread of Covid-19 must be protected from the risk of skin cancer from sun exposure, says skincare specialist company SC Johnson Professional.