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Naomi Ackerman

Naomi Ackerman is a Business Reporter for the Evening Standard’s City desk.  She also frequently works on the paper’s award-winning campaigns.

Business

‘For now we’ll take it’: Small business owners welcome Sunak lifelines

Extension to reliefs recognises ‘this isn’t going to get better overnight’

Restaurants

Give help to bars and restaurants – or they’ll shut, banks warned

Restaurants have suffered a slow bleed of cash covering utility bills, insurance, and other outgoings that have drained them of cash