UK unemployment rate to rise in 2018, says EY Item Club

UK unemployment rate to rise in 2018, says EY Item Club..

Lily Evans 15-May, 02:34 38 BBC

Unemployment is set to increase amid a slower growth in jobs, a new report predicts. The jobless rate will rise from about 4.7% this year...


Battle ground

Battle ground..

Cole Becker 14-May, 05:16 42 BBC

During any election campaign, a row between the political parties about who should pay tax - and how much - is certain. They know that no...


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Firms 'hobbled' by poor mobile coverage..

Kevin Allen 12-May, 10:40 64 BBC

More than 70% of firms face 'not spots' of patchy or no mobile internet coverage in their local area, a British Chambers of Commerce (BCC)...


Car finance deals soar to new record

Car finance deals soar to new record..

Wyatt Waller 12-May, 07:32 80 BBC

The value of finance deals used to buy new cars has soared to a new monthly record, according to latest figures. Motorists spent ?3.6bn on...


Whistleblower sparks Hyundai and Kia recall of 240,000 cars

Whistleblower sparks Hyundai and Kia recall of 240,000 cars..

Sophia Bell 12-May, 03:24 67 BBC

The South Korean government has ordered carmakers Hyundai and Kia Motors to recall about 240,000 cars, after a tip off from a...


German economic growth speeds up

German economic growth speeds up..

Lily Evans 12-May, 03:24 44 BBC

Germany's economy grew strongly in the first three months of this year, driven by investment and consumption, official figures show. ...


UK industrial output falls in March

UK industrial output falls in March..

William Jacobson 11-May, 08:24 54 BBC

Activity in the UK's industrial and construction sectors shrank in March, new figures show. The Office for National Statistics said...


Bank of England cuts UK growth forecast

Bank of England cuts UK growth forecast..

Kevin Allen 11-May, 08:24 48 BBC

The Bank of England has trimmed its UK growth forecast for 2017 this year, saying that household spending is slowing more quickly than...


Surveyors predict 'flat summer' in housing market

Surveyors predict 'flat summer' in housing market..

Olivia Rogers 10-May, 20:32 58 BBC

Activity in the UK housing market is continuing to slow down, with property surveyors predicting a flat summer ahead. Members of the Royal...


National minimum wage increases could cost jobs, IFS warns

National minimum wage increases could cost jobs, IFS warns..

Wyatt Waller 10-May, 20:32 50 BBC

Labour and Conservative plans to increase the National Minimum Wage (NMW) could cost jobs, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies. ...


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