Project Birch

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Business continuity - pandemic - UK.

Project Birch was a temporary UK government plan announced in May 2020 to bail out strategically important UK companies facing financial difficulty due to COVID-19.

The UK government:

'indicated that it is prepared to assist large companies "in exceptional circumstances" and as a "last resort" where an otherwise viable company has "exhausted all options" and its failure would "disproportionately harm the UK economy".'
DWF Law, Legal Insights, 29 May 2020

See also

Resources for COVID-19

ACT technical - COVID-19

UK government: support for businesses