Emergency £1.57bn bailout for arts and culture sector announced

Emergency £1.57bn bailout for arts and culture sector announced

A £1.57 billion support package to “protect” the future of Britain’s museums, galleries and theatres, has been announced by the UK government. Independent cinemas, heritage sites and music venues are also eligible for the emergency grants and loans. The Government said: “Repayable finance (for the…

A US immigration agency could run out of money by the end of summer without a $1.2 billion bailout

A US immigration agency could run out of money by the end of summer without a $1.2 billion bailout

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is asking Congress for a $ 1.2 billion bailout. The agency claims that it will run out of money without help due to a decline in immigration due to the coronavirus pandemic by the end of the summer. Unlike…

America needs a bar and restaurant bailout

America needs a bar and restaurant bailout

You can’t eat a meal, down a shot, or sip a cup of coffee while wearing a mask. So if wearing masks inside is crucial to halting the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic — and at this point, just about everyone in the scientific, medical,…

How much the Government's bailout has cost, and who will pay for it

How much the Government's bailout has cost, and who will pay for it

The Chancellor’s latest £30 billion package of emergency measures has raised fears over a mammoth looming bill for taxpayers as experts also warned it may not be enough to boost the battered economy. Rishi Sunak insisted he will still get the nation’s finances on a…