Government urged to release funds to cushion those hit by Level 4 restrictions

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Article highlights:

  • There are calls on Tuesday for government to provide urgent financial support to businesses impacted by restrictions under the adjusted COVID-19 lockdown;
  • The blanket ban on the sale of alcohol has returned and restaurants can only do takeaways;
  • Two weeks of no income for these businesses will have a direct and sudden impact on people’s livelihoods.