UK inflation rate stays at 0.3%
UK inflation as measured by the Consumer Prices Index was unchanged at 0.3% in February, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Food prices saw the biggest rise, particularly vegetables, but transport costs fell, the ONS said. Annual ...
UK factories slash jobs as Chinese slowdown causes global ripples
In the UK, a key survey of manufacturers was weaker than City analysts had been expecting and it highlighted businesses' growing concerns about China. The headline activity index on the Markit/Cips UK manufacturing PMI fell to to 51.5 in August, from ...
Chinese fund managers are deserting the nation's stock market
UK factory growth slips, hiring deteriorates in August: PMI
Chinese shares down on fears of further market volatility