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Budget 2016: 'Wage growth to fall', warns IFS think tank - BBC News


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Budget 2016: 'Wage growth to fall', warns IFS think tank
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The independent forecasting body, the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR), revised the UK growth forecasts down for the next five years in Wednesday's Budget, and Mr Osborne warned the outlook for the global economy was "markedly weaker" with the UK ...
Budget 2016: Services at risk as business rate cut reduces town hall revenueThe Independent
Budget 2016 at a glance: the key pointsThe Guardian
UK budget sweetened deal for business, while taxing sugary drinksCBC.ca
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Budget 2016: the productivity and prosperity puzzle

Why is prosperity stalling?

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HS3 rail link needs 'kick-starting', report concludes - BBC News


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HS3 rail link needs 'kick-starting', report concludes
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He said that improving transport links would "be a huge boost to the economy of the north of England and the whole of the United Kingdom". HS3 and M62 work: Transport improvements 'too little, too late' · Lord Adonis on northern transport plans. But ...
George Osborne defends using disability cuts to fund middle-class tax breakThe Independent
Budget is test for chancellorManchester Evening News
Food and drink industry urges budget action to safeguard jobsFoodManufacture.co.uk

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'Give women early pension access' - MPs

The government should give some women early access to their state pension if they accept lower weekly payments, a committee of MPs recommends.

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Sainsbury's reports small rise in sales

Sainsbury's has reported the first rise in sales in two years as it continued to cut back on multi-buy promotions and lowered prices on everyday grocery items.

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