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British Prince Harry and his wife, the Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle, may be left without money due to losses caused by a pandemic of a new coronavirus infection. About it writes edition Daily Mirror.
It is expected that in 2020, the income of the Duchy of Cornwall drastically reduced. These funds accounted for the lion’s share of the income of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, and Harry’s father Prince Charles promised to pay them after the departure of the son in the United States. Because of the loss of the Duchy the sum on which can count the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, will be much less.
“We are quite sure that extra income will decrease by a substantial amount, mainly due to the fact that our commercial enterprises are not working,” said Secretary of the Duchy of Cornwall Alistair Martin (Alastair Martin). According to him, they do not claim state aid, but continues to pay staff wages.
After the rejection of Royal privileges and moving to the USA, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle stopped receiving public funding, however, still claimed a share in the profits of the Duchy of Cornwall, which is controlled by Prince Charles. In 2019 it had brought him to 22.2 million pounds (1.9 billion rubles).
1 April Prince Harry and Meghan Markle has ceased to perform the duties of the members of the British Royal family. To be eligible to move to the US, work and do business, they had to abandon the treatment, “Your Royal Highness”, public Finance and trademark Royal Sussex.
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