UK confidence growing as nearly two thirds return to workplace after coronavirus lockdown

INCREASING numbers of workers are returning to their offices across the UK in a much needed tonic for the economy.

New figures have shown that close to two thirds of adults are now travelling to their workplaces. The Office for National Statistics said that 62 percent of adults reported that they were getting back to their workplaces, the highest proportion since the statisticians started collecting the data. That is up from 57 percent two weeks ago, in a sign that confidence is growing.

It comes months after the proportion hit a low of 36 percent in late May.

The ONS said the...
source: Express

2020-09-18 11:17
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