Meet the Buyer event – Retaissance Live

Retaissance Live – The European Meet The Buyer virtual event will be held on 3-4th November for jewellery, footwear, gift, beauty, garden, homeware and clothing brands, 200 European companies have now registered which include more than 35 buyers from the UK and Europe. More are registering every day. Below is a selection of buyers. Fashion –          John […]

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YYC Imagine It Bootcamp Promotional Information

“The question isn’t who’s going to let me, its who’s going to stop me…”Don’t stop yourself from becoming your own boss this October…  Are you at the early stages of your business, see new opportunities, or need to re-think your business model? Receive invaluable support and be inspired to take the next steps with the Mid […]

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UnLtd – Funding Opportunities now open

Funding and support available now We are excited to announce that funding and support is now on offer for social entrepreneurs based in Northern Ireland. In response to COVID-19, we have boosted our core awards programme for social entrepreneurs in Northern Ireland to ensure that support gets where it is most needed. Get support to start up well and grow […]

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Coronavirus: Claim a Grant Through the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

If you’re self-employed or a member of a partnership and have been adversely affected by coronavirus (COVID-19) use this scheme if you’re eligible to claim the grant.

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Coronavirus: Furlough Scheme Extended Until 31 October 2020

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will continue until 31 October 2020 with workers continuing to receive 80% of their salary up to £2,500 a month.

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Coronavirus: £25,000 Retail, Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Grant

This scheme has been provided to support businesses that are currently experiencing financial hardship, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and have a need for financial relief under the terms and conditions of the Business Support Scheme.

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Coronavirus: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – HMRC Webinar

Support webinar to help employers and employees deal with the economic impacts of COVID-19

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Coronavirus: Companies House Support For Businesses Hit By COVID-19

Support to help businesses avoid being struck off the Companies House register as they deal with the impact of the coronavirus outbreak

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Coronavirus: Business Closures And Restrictions

Measures to fight coronavirus place restrictions on businesses and services

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Coronavirus: Claim For Wages Under The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Claim for 80% of your employee’s wages plus any employer National Insurance and pension contributions, if you have put them on furlough because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Coronavirus: Future Fund For Innovative Businesses

The government has announced a new scheme to issue convertible loans to innovative companies which are facing financing difficulties due to the coronavirus outbreak.

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Coronavirus: Work Out 80% Of Your Employees’ Wages To Claim Through The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Find out how to calculate 80% of your employee’s wages, National Insurance Contributions and pension contributions if you’ve furloughed staff due to coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Furlough Scheme Cut-Off Date Extended To 19 March

Thousands more employees will able to receive support through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) after the eligibility date was extended to 19 March 2020, the government announced today.

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Coronavirus: How To Claim For Wage Costs Through The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Find out if you’re eligible and how much you can claim to cover wages for employees on temporary leave (‘furlough’) due to coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Coronavirus: Hardship Fund For Sports Clubs And Sporting Organisations

Small grant scheme for the Northern Ireland sports sector

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Coronavirus: Calculating Total Income And Trading Profits For The Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

Find out how HMRC will work out your income and profits if you’re self-employed or a member of a partnership in the UK and have lost profits due to coronavirus

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Coronavirus: Moving Goods Through Customs

During the coronavirus outbreak, there are changes to the way you move goods through customs.

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Coronavirus: Guidance For The Charity Sector

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is forcing many charities to change how they usually operate. The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland has produced guidance to help charities navigate their way through this unprecedented health emergency.

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Coronavirus: Apply For The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme – For Small And Medium-Sized Businesses

The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) supports small and medium-sized businesses, with an annual turnover of up to £45 million, to access loans, overdrafts, invoice finance and asset finance of up to £5 million for up to 6 years.

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Coronavirus: Protection From Eviction For Commercial Tenants

Commercial tenants who cannot pay their rent because of coronavirus will be protected from eviction.

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