§ Mr. Ovenden
asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many applications have been received by his Department for temporary employment subsidy; how many have been approved and how many refused; and in each case how many jobs were involved.
§ Mr. Golding
As at 14th May, 897 applications covering 69,902 jobs had been received. Of these, 557 applications, covering 46,883 jobs, had been approved, 20 applications covering 2,116 jobs had been rejected, and 320 applications involving 20,903 jobs were under consideration.