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Rishi Sunak said the new funding would 'support our social fabric' during the coronavirus pandemic, and that the PM's condition was improving.
Government support for firms could cost up to £40bn, with BA the latest firm likely to furlough staff after the Unite union backed a deal.
Companies doing everything from online lending to client onboarding say they can help get money to people and businesses faster.
The coronavirus outbreak has brought a record UK jobs boom to a halt, with job vacancies plummeting and the unemployment rate expected to soar.
PwC found 70% of people earning over £50,000 a year could work from home, compared to just 32% of people who earned £20,000 or less.
One expert said all predictions were now 'guesswork,' suggesting homeowners should be thankful they have homes at all rather than thinking about prices.
Best wishes flooded in from leaders around the world after the prime minister was moved to intensive care in hospital with COVID-19.
Yahoo Finance UK speaks to people who have fallen foul of conditions attached to help for self-employed workers who have lost income due to coronavirus pandemic.
The Irish budget airline said it would meet expectations for profit over the past year, but flight numbers are now at just 1% of normal levels.
Banks have been criticised for being too slow and in some cases profiteering through the government's coronavirus business interruption loan scheme.
The Financial Conduct Authority is set to encourage a payment freeze, and may order banks to find other ways to help borrowers 'weather the storm.'
The British Chamber of Commerce and the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development both issued warnings about jobs on Thursday.
Business secretary Alok Sharma said it would be 'completely unacceptable if any banks were unfairly refusing funds to good businesses.'
The government has urged Brits to 'fill the gap' and pick fruit and vegetables as the coronavirus hits migrant worker numbers in agriculture.
Output and new orders declined at the fastest rate in eight years in March, according to a survey of business leaders by IHS Markit.
Union leaders welcomed the biggest ever minimum wage rise, but experts warned it risked pushing some struggling employers into cutting staff.