Wales' First Minister announces extra £1.1bn to support economy affected by Covid-19

AN EXTRA £1.1 billion will be used to shore up the Welsh economy during the coronavirus pandemic, First Minister Mark Drakeford announced today.

The additional money will be diverted from other purposes, but the Welsh government has so far not said what will be scaled back to free up the funding.

Mr Drakeford announced that, as part of the pledge, a £500 million fund will be made available to support businesses, charities and social enterprises that experience a sharp...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-03-30 18:05
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