Government gives go ahead for €12m fund to help enterprise centres

The Government has given the go-ahead for a new €12 million fund to assist enterprise centres, which offer co-working spaces and other supports for small businesses. The fund will be administered by Enterprise Ireland, with up to €150,000 available for applying enterprise centres, which in addition to providing space and training for companies, also administer […]

COVID-19: New York’s true nursing home death toll is likely high | Coronavirus pandemic News

Riverdale Nursing Home in the New York City borough of the Bronx appears, on paper, to have escaped the worst of the coronavirus pandemic, with an official state count of just four deaths in its 146-bed facility. The truth, according to the home, is far worse: 21 dead, most transported to hospitals before they succumbed […]

Coronavirus contact tracers to be cut in England – Channel 4 News

Thousands of NHS test-and-trace staff will lose their jobs by the end of August. The remaining 12,000 staff will work alongside local public health teams to reach people who may be infected. The decision comes after the prime minister has pledged to “do the right thing” and get all children back to school next month. […]