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Budget 2016: 'Wage growth to slow down', warns IFS - BBC News


BBC News

Budget 2016: 'Wage growth to slow down', warns IFS
BBC News
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 ...

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Global stock markets fall amid oil rout - BBC News


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Global stock markets fall amid oil rout
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She says that concerns over growth in China, the prospect of rising US interest rates and the possibility that low oil prices might force some oil companies out of business are the main concerns for investors. "There's been a short-term change in ...

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UK inflation rate turns positive

The UK's inflation rate as measured by the Consumer Prices Index rose to 0.1% last month, the Office for National Statistics says.

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There's a new billion-dollar unicorn, and it wants to help you find a plumber - Business Insider


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There's a new billion-dollar unicorn, and it wants to help you find a plumber
Business Insider
Thumbtack, a platform that matches professionals like personal trainers or electricians with potential customers, has just raised $125 million (?82.3 million). This new investment has pushed the company's valuation up to $1.3 billion (?856 million ...

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