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Coronavirus: Scottish economy ‘may not fully recover until 2023’

Image copyright PA Media Scotland’s economy may not return to pre-pandemic levels until the start of 2023, the government’s chief economist has warned. Official figures show that, in the first half of May, almost a fifth of businesses were temporarily closed. That contributed to more than 750,000 workers being furloughed “or unable to work as normal”. The monthly economic brief… Read more →