Coronavirus: Tesco tells people to visit stores to get food ..This has attracted some criticism as the grocer has benefitted from a business rates holiday to the tune of £585m while seeing record sales during the coronavirus crisis.
Tesco also intends to pay a dividend on the current financial year, though at a lower level.'
The supermarket giant reported group sales up 1.3% to £64.8bn.
Lady Porter nee Cohen (daughter of the founder) will probably receive her dividend at her home in Herzliya in Israel*. She was the leader of Westminster City Council but left the UK when her homes for votes scam was revealed.
Tesco says coronavirus costs could reach $1.1 billion LONDON (Reuters) - Britainís biggest retailer Tesco expects to take a hit of up to 925 million pounds from the costs of dealing with the coronavirus pandemic and warned it was unable to give a profit forecast for this financial year.