Johnson demands Britain 'Build, build, build to beat COVID-19 slump'

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised to shake Britain’s economy out of its coronavirus-induced crisis on Tuesday by fast-tracking infrastructure investment and slashing property planning rules.

As Britain emerges from lockdown, Johnson is looking to move past criticism of his government’s handling of the pandemic with a plan to repair the economic damage and reshape the country.

“We cannot continue simply to be prisoners of the...
source: Reuters

2020-06-30 15:23
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