DIY disaster pushes Woolworths to near-$1bn loss
Woolworths, Australia's biggest supermarket chain, has reported its first loss in 23 years after writing off 3.2bn Australian dollars on its failed DIY chain. It sank to a A$972.7m ($704m, £502m) first-half loss following the charge for its Masters ...
Britain's Office for National Statistics is under fire from parliament over ...
Tyrie's committee heard evidence from Sir Charlie Bean, the former Bank of England deputy governor, as he prepares a report for government into the quality of UK economics statistics. Bean told the cross-party group that the nation's number crunchers ...
GDP growth in the UK slows more than expected to 0.5%
Chris Williamson, chief economist at economic pollsters Markit, said: ?The third quarter slowdown, and warning lights from recent business surveys about the weakness intensifying in September, suggests that policymakers will want more time to assess ...
ECONOMIST REACTION: Is the UK entering a slowdown?
UK economic growth slows to 0.5% in third quarter
UK growth slows to 0.5% in Q3