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House sales fell by 50% in May 2020

46,230 homes sold as COVID-19 restrictions impact the housing market.

Treasury lending to businesses passes £40bn

Nearly a million firms in COVID-19 debt.

COVID-19 scam offers fake business grants

Fraudsters target retail, hospitality and leisure firms.

Javid calls for business taxes to be cut

Temporary tax cuts may be revealed in July.

MPs call for easing of re-enrolment rule

Many workers opted-out during COVID-19 crisis.

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