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GDP increases by 04%

GDP grows by 0.4%

GDP grows by 0.4% Services and Construction increase by 0.5% and 0.9% respectively Production down by 0.8%. Household spending grows by 0.3% Business...
Employment rate highest since 1971

UK employment at highest level for 48 years

UK employment rate hit its highest level since 1971, with unemployment falling to 3.9% in the three months...
China lifts ban on British beef

China lifts ban on British beef

Twenty years after imposing a ban on British beef, following the BSE outbreak, China has today agreed to lift its ban on British beef. The agreement...
Manufacturing saw no growth at all in the latest three months

UK Economy: No growth in Manufacturing

The UK Economy grew 0.4% in the three months to October, with GDP growth driven mainly by the services sector. The latest GDP figures from...
Inflation remains at 2.4% in June

UK inflation remains at 2.4%

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) has remained unchanged at 2.4% in June.
UK unemployment falls to 1.36 million

Unemployment falls to 1.36 million

Unemployment falls to 1.36 million 32.39 million people working Employment rate 75.6% UK unemployment has fallen to 1.36 million people, 124,000 fewer than a...
Retail sales increase in June 2018

Retail sales increase by 2.1%

Retail sales have increased by 2.1%, the largest increase since February 2015.
Increase in sales in November

Brexit not holding back buyers

Figures from Rightmove's November House Price Index show an increase in property sales, compared to the same period last year. The number of sales agreed...
European Union gives UK June 2018 deadline to resolve Irish border dispute

EU gives UK June 2018 deadline on Ireland border dispute

The chief EU negotiator Michel Barnier has said that the UK and the EU need to reach an agreement on the Northern Ireland border...
Japan opens market to British beef and lamb

Japan to import UK lamb and beef

Japan has agreed to open its market to imports of UK lamb and beef in a deal worth £127 million over the...