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Boris Johnson tax cut plans: PM hints at future tax cuts but how will it impact YOU?

Boris Johnson: UK 'setting example' for green agenda We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Tax rises are expected in a bid […]

Business

China's new construction starts plunge as chill spreads across sector

FILE PHOTO: A man rides a bicycle next to a construction site near residential buildings in Beijing, China, January 13, 2021. REUTERS/Tingshu WangBEIJING (Reuters) – China’s September new construction starts slumped for a sixth straight month, the longest spate of monthly declines since 2015, as cash-strapped developers reined in investment and put a pause on […]

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Rishi heaps praise on ‘strong economy’ of Britain after ANOTHER surge in growth

We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info GDP went up by 0.4 percent in August, fuelled by a recreation and entertainment boom, […]

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Simply nonsense! EU scores own goal as Sefcovic makes ‘mockery’ of bloc’s Brexit claims

Brexit: Sefcovic outlines reform plans for NI protocol We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info However, Jayne Adye, the director of Get […]

World News

Tenerife volcano warning: La Palma ash threatens flights to Brit hotspot – planes diverted

La Palma volcano spews lava as it continues to erupt We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The arrival of ash from […]

Business

Analysis-Fed prepared to handle September jobs report with kid gloves

(Reuters) – U.S. hiring probably accelerated last month, a range of high-frequency indicators suggests, as the effects of the latest COVID-19 surge began to subside, but even a second straight weak employment report would be unlikely to derail the Federal Reserve’s plans to begin reducing its support for the economy.FILE PHOTO: Federal Reserve Chair Jerome […]

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IMF trims 2021 GDP forecast, citing 'vaccine divide,' inflation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The International Monetary Fund expects global economic growth in 2021 to fall slightly below its July forecast of 6%, IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva said on Tuesday, citing risks associated with debt, inflation and divergent economic trends in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.FILE PHOTO: International Monetary Fund logo is seen inside the headquarters […]

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Boris fumes at hated EU deal: ‘Crazy to have cancer drugs we can’t move within UK’

Northern Ireland Protocol will not be renegotiated says Barnier We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info This week, up to 90 percent […]

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U.S. weekly jobless claims unexpectedly increase

FILE PHOTO: People line up outside a newly reopened career center for in-person appointments in Louisville, U.S., April 15, 2021. REUTERS/Amira Karaoud WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits unexpectedly rose last week, though the labor market continues to steadily recover. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 16,000 […]

Politics

Brexit Britain’s financial services boom as minister hints at slashing taxes to make city

Laura Kuenssberg grills Rishi Sunak on taxation rise We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info John Glen promised that the key industry […]