Economics - Archive

September 2018 articles

  Growth in the British manufacturing sector slowed as exports cooled, according to data published today. [...]

24 September

   Could Donald Trump’s trade war be a positive force in reining in Chinese dominance? [...]

24 September

 The dramatic fate of Sky is nearing its finale, as a £26bn head-to-head auction between two of the world’s most powerful [...]

22 September

A huge flaw in the Bitcoin network's underlying software that could have destroyed the cryptocurrency has been discovered. [...]

21 September

The Labour party is weighing up radical plans to break up the Big Four accountancy firms, amid mounting pressure on the UK’s [...]

21 September

Sterling took a further beating this morning after Theresa May's botched attempts to woo European officials ended in disaster. [...]

21 September

Public sector borrowing has fallen to its lowest point since 2002 for the financial year to date at £17.8bn, £7.8bn less [...]

21 September

David Lewis is ramping up a food fight of epic proportions. [...]

21 September

The vast majority of British manufacturers are unprepared for a no-deal Brexit, a poll will show today, as economists predict [...]

21 September

Is there a silver lining for consumers to the increased inflationary pressures? [...]

20 September

The first casualty of war, it is said, is truth. [...]

20 September

Inflation in the British economy rose at its fastest rate in six months in the year to August, with increases in prices of petrol [...]

19 September

Now might seem an odd time to be considering new free trade deals with the US, when President Donald Trump has just escalated [...]

19 September

Should the government scrap the limits on skilled migrants coming to the UK? [...]

19 September

No one can tell them quite like Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of England. [...]

19 September