KEY MESSAGES that are being delivered to Government today post British Chambers of Commerce CEO video conference call on collective response to coronavirus
- Help for the self-employed
Ministers must now also ramp up support for the 5 million self-employed people in the UK, many of whom have seen their livelihoods vanish in the blink of an eye.
- Support already announced needs to reach businesses on the ground during this week
Businesses are facing significant cashflow challenges and many will be making critical decisions this week regarding their operations. It is vital that government support reaches firms on the ground as soon as possible.
Northamptonshire Chamber chief executive
Monday 23rd March 2020