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30/03/2020
During the current Coronavirus situation, Norfolk Chamber of Commerce Strategic Partner, LV Shipping Ltd, remains operational with a mix of office and home working, throughout all their ten UK bases including their Great Yarmouth facility; given the nature of their business (freight and transport)...
27/03/2020
It doesn’t matter if you have 10 employees or 1000, with your team working remotely your business is more at risk.  Sadly, cyberattacks preying on Coronavirus fear seem to be spreading just as fast as the illness and with your staff working remotely you are more vulnerable. Scams being sent...
27/03/2020
The legal landscape in relation to employment law is changing on an almost daily basis with new schemes being invented rapidly by the government to deal with the coronavirus crisis. With such changes being made, there has been a lot of confusion, so we have put together a list of the most...
27/03/2020
TaxAssist Accountants has rolled out a series of new initiatives to its network and created a dedicated Coronavirus Hub on its client website containing the latest support available for businesses affected by the pandemic.  In a week of unprecedented turmoil and change caused by the global COVID-...
27/03/2020
On 24 March 2020, the NHS announced that they were “rallying the troops” to encourage emergency volunteers to help the NHS fight the novel coronavirus. Within 24 hours of their sign-up going live, they had over 400,000 emergency volunteers pledge to assist the NHS for two, three or four weeks. Such...
27/03/2020
Scam Alert – Emails referencing ‘Government Coronavirus Grants’ – 26 March 2020 We are warning businesses in Norfolk to be alert for emails referencing ‘Government Coronavirus Grants’ after receiving reports of examples circulating containing links to ‘check your eligibility’. Businesses are...
26/03/2020
The current coronavirus pandemic has truly turned the world on its head with worrying implications for individuals and businesses alike. One shining light in all of the gloom is the ability of some businesses to adapt.  We have seen our local pubs and restaurants, seemingly doomed following the...
26/03/2020
We are seeing enforced or elected isolation with one’s spouse having a negative effect on the relationship of some married couples. Evidence from China suggests that divorce rates have risen significantly as a direct result of couples spending much more time in each other’s company than otherwise...
26/03/2020
How the gambling market has evolved The gambling market has certainly evolved over time, and in the last two decades has taken a turn that nobody could have imagined. Back when gambling began, they were very basic tools, and very basic rules, that people followed. And throughout history, this is...
26/03/2020
Well these are unparalleled times never seen or experienced before. We are seeing clients mobilizing working from home who had never anticipated they would have the need to do so. We have seen clients with businesses freezes and conversely clients who have boomed. We have a government hell bent on...

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