The letter says: Whilst some of our self-employed constituents may be able to return to work over the coming weeks and months, it remains likely that many will not. If the scheme does not continue, they will be left without work and without support. … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson signals cash help for self-employed could extend beyond May
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Cars and COVID-19: From shutdown to slow recovery Assembly lines rolling again The world's largest carmaker by sales, Volkswagen, has reopened its factory in Zwickau, Germany, pressing ahead with the production of its ID.3 electric car. Despite a 5-week work stoppage at the plant, VW says efforts to roll out the pivotal mass-market electric vehicle this summer are still on time. Engine production at VW's Chemnitz plant though is only gradually being scaled up. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Polish auto sector driven to despair
In addition to the layoffs, Renault's annual global production capacity will be reduced from its current figure of 4 million vehicles, to around 3.3 million. Unde such a reduction, four production sites in France could be closed or restructured, and its factory in Flins, northwest of Paris, will stop making the Zoe electric hatchback from 2024. … [Read more...] about French automaker Renault announces 15,000 job cuts
April Steinke, who had been at the nearby Nextcare Urgent Care when the incident happened, said: 'Me and another patient just heard some sirens and I was like, "Wow. That's awful close,'' adding that she was impressed with the soldier's quick thinking. 'That's a hero to me,' she said of the soldier. … [Read more...] about PICTURED: Hero soldier, 34, who ‘saved countless lives’ by running over would-be mass shooter with his pickup truck as he fired on drivers crossing Kansas bridge
Minneapolis, Minnesota: Cops have been forced to flee from the burning Minneapolis police precinct (above) as rioters stormed the building and set it alight during the third night of violence in the city as protests over George Floyd's death spread across America … [Read more...] about ‘When the looting starts, the shooting starts’: Trump threatens to ‘assume control’ of Minneapolis in extraordinary tweet about rioter ‘THUGS’ as National Guard rolls into the city and George Floyd protests erupt across the U.S.