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UK inflation rate stays at 0.3% - BBC News


BBC News

UK inflation rate stays at 0.3%
BBC News
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 ...

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Rail fares rise 'lowest in six years'

Rail fares in England, Scotland and Wales will rise by an average of 1.1% from 2 January, 2016, the lowest rise for six years.

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Minister to make fracking decision

The decision to allow shale gas drilling - or fracking - in Lancashire will be made directly by the government, it has emerged.

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Asian shares track Wall Street higher

Asian markets head higher on Tuesday, recovering the previous session's losses after taking a positive lead from Wall Street.

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UK factories slash jobs as Chinese slowdown causes global ripples - The Guardian


The Guardian

UK factories slash jobs as Chinese slowdown causes global ripples
The Guardian
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 ...
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Chinese shares down on fears of further market volatilityBBC News
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