£81m paid through Jersey's Co-Funded Payroll Scheme in six months

Pound coins surrounding Jersey states
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More than £81 million was paid to people in Jersey through the island's Co-Funded Payroll Scheme between March and August last year.

Figures published by the Treasury Minister show that:

The island's Economic Development Minister, Senator Lyndon Farnham says the Co-Funding Payroll scheme has proved essential at protecting the jobs and livelihoods of thousands of islanders.