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Ministers are being urged to change the eligibility rules for the government’s coronavirus job retention scheme…

UK Covid live: Sunak suggests next stage of Covid support measures to be announced in March budget | Politics

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Brexit: Sunak suggests EU access for financial services will exceed deal | Politics

Rishi Sunak has offered financial services firms the prospect of closer access to EU markets than…

Covid: Sunak mulls tougher VAT rules for Uber drivers and Airbnb landlords | Politics

Rishi Sunak is considering toughening up VAT rules for the Uber drivers and Airbnb landlords central…

UK coronavirus live: Birmingham, Kent, Greater Manchester, Newcastle among regions understood to be in tier 3 measures | Politics

Large parts of England, including Greater Manchester, Birmingham, Kent, Newcastle, Hull and Wolverhampton have seemingly been…

Sunak’s Covid rescue plan ‘will fail to help long-term wage stagnation’ | Business

The government’s plans to rescue Britain from the Covid crisis will fail to end a decade-long…

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Sunak offers jam today in spending review as Covid deficit spreads | Politics

Jam tomorrow but no jam today. As devotees of Lewis Carroll know, that was the credo…

UK politics live: Sunak tells cabinet OBR figures about economic damage from Covid will be ‘sobering read’ | Politics

Good morning. Rishi Sunak, the chancellor, will be delivering his spending review this afternoon and he…

Rishi Sunak says public sector pay freeze is not a return to austerity | Politics

Rishi Sunak has rejected accusations that his planned public sector pay freeze amounts to a return…