UK MINISTER QUITS OVER COVID LOAN FRAUD: WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR ABOUT THE UNFOLDING SCANDAL

On 26 January, an article in The Conversation looks at the background to, and implications of, the resignation of Treasury minister and Cabinet Office minister Lord Agnew, with his scathing rebuke to his government colleagues over COVID business loan fraud.  Lord Agnew’s resignation stems from his dissatisfaction with how the Bounce Back Loan Scheme has been handled by government, and called the government’s oversight of the scheme “desperately inadequate … and nothing less than woeful”.

https://theconversation.com/treasury-minister-quits-over-covid-loan-fraud-what-we-know-so-far-about-the-unfolding-scandal-175698

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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