Yesterday's announcement means that, as the SEISS grants are calculated over three months, the total level of the grant works out as 55% of trading profits for November to January (with 80% in November and 40% in December and January). £1.1 billion is being given to Local Authorities, distributed on the basis of £20 per head, for one-off payments to enable them to support businesses more broadly.
According to Agriculture Minister, David Littleproud, China is now inspecting between 50 and 100 per cent of Australia's rock lobsters . He said Australia will "work with the Chinese authorities to investigate and resolve these issues". The policy, allegedly by the China Department of Commerce, banned these Australian imports from November 6, but the trader said his contacts within China Customs were unaware of the instructions and there was some skepticism about their authenticity.
Ant operates Alipay, the world's biggest financial technology company and, along with Tencent's WeChat Pay, one of two dominant electronic payment systems in China. Alipay was created to facilitate payments in an economy where few people had credit cards. Alibaba Group owns about a third of Ant and it fell 8% in USA premarket trading.
Speaking to the decision, CHO Dr Jeanette Young said Sydneysiders across 32 local government areas (LGAs) were excluded from Queensland travel. Three cases remain active. Dr Young said the new locally transmitted cases of coronavirus in NSW were the justification for the state's continued border closure. Residents from these declared hot spots will only be allowed into Queensland under special circumstances, including if they reside in Queensland or are moving to Queensland, and will be ...
Pubs, restaurants, gyms and non-essential shops in England will have to close, schools, colleges and universities can stay open. "But it will be a restricted list of essential purposes, rather than the normal to-ing and fro-ing across the border that you would have seen in less fraught and hard times".
Reliance (RRVL) said in a statement that its deal with Future Retail is "fully enforceable" under Indian law. The deal, Amazon alleges, breaches 2019 agreements by Future. It is an alarming bell for the Indian government and conglomerates of Corporate India and has exposed sinister designs of Foreign-funded MNCs to control Indian retail trade, he added.