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China’s disappointing growth slowdown weighs on markets; oil hits new highs – business live

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UK economic growth picks up after July drop; GDP remains below pre-pandemic level – business live

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Rebound in growth unlikely to be sustained, as economists warn on material and fuel shortages

US adds 194,000 September jobs in another month of disappointing growth

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The US economy added just 194,000 jobs in September, far fewer than expected and the second month of disappointing growth, as the Delta variant and a tight labor market appeared to be holding back hiring. Economists ...

IMF cuts global economic forecast as pandemic ‘hobbles’ growth

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The head of the International Monetary Fund has warned the world economy remains “hobbled” by the Covid-19 pandemic as she revealed her organisation has revised down its forecast for global growth this year. Kristalin...

UK growth revised up to 5.5% amid higher NHS spending and exports rise

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Higher NHS spending, stronger investment and a bounce back in exports helped the UK economy to recover more quickly from the lockdown at the start of the year, official figures have shown. After shrinking by 1.4% in t...

UK house price growth slows as end to stamp duty holiday looms

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UK house price growth slowed in September as economists said the looming end of the stamp duty tax break had cooled the market after a period of extraordinary growth. The average price grew by just 0.1% over the month...

‘Green growth’ doesn’t exist – less of everything is the only way to avert catastrophe

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There is a box labelled “climate”, in which politicians discuss the climate crisis. There is a box named “biodiversity”, in which they discuss the biodiversity crisis. There are other boxes, such as pollution, defores...

UK economic growth slows to weakest level since Covid rules eased in March

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Severe shortages of workers and supplies have dragged down economic growth in Britain to the weakest levels since pandemic restrictions were eased in March, according to a closely watched business survey. The latest s...

China growth forecast cut by ratings agency amid Evergrande uncertainty

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Ratings agency Fitch has downgraded its forecast for China’s economic growth because of concerns about a slowdown in the country’s colossal housing market and fears about struggling property giant Evergrande. China en...

Government in talks to fix UK CO2 crisis; supply chain crisis hits factory growth – business live

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UK GDP: growth stalls as rising virus cases and shortages hit recovery – business live

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Growth worries hit markets as Fed signals ‘downshift’ in US economy – business live

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Can the ‘high heel index’ predict economic growth?

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You will have heard of the hemline index. It was first theorised in 1926 by the economist George Taylor, and stated that skirts get shorter during times of financial prosperity and longer in a recession. But could a p...

China’s economy under pressure as factory growth slows and services contract – business live

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Enough already! Sport needs to slow down and rein in its endless lust for growth

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There were murmurs of disquiet in the England dressing room at Headingley last week and this time they weren’t about the top-order batting. They followed the news that a handful of cricket administrators were in line ...

Private sector growth hit by Delta variant, as markets rebound – business live

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