Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 15:33
Britain is predicted by the IMF to be the fastest growing major world economy this year.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 15:22
Britain`s 12-month inflation accelerated in June, driven by the rising cost of clothes, food, non-alcoholic drinks and air transport, official data showed on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 14:35
Britain`s 12-month inflation slowed to 1.5 percent in May, which was the lowest level for four and a half years, official data showed on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 15:54
Britain`s economy grew by 0.8 percent in the first quarter of 2014 compared with the final three months of last year, official data showed on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 17:26
Britain`s economy expanded by 1.7 percent last year, down slightly from a previous estimate, but was still the strongest growth since before the financial crisis, official data showed on Friday.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 03, 2013, 13:31
Britain's business association, the CBI, revised up its forecast for the country's economic growth next year to 2.4 percent on Sunday, predicting a rebound in business and housing investment.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 25, 2013, 19:31
Britain's economy sped up between April and June on the back of stronger spending by consumers and businesses and giving a boost to the government less than two years before an election.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 26, 2013, 09:52
The contraction exceeded analysts' expectations and contrasted with Britain's 0.9 percent GDP growth rate in the previous quarter, when the country emerged from recession.
Last Updated: Friday, August 24, 2012, 16:43
Britain's economic output decreased by 0.5 percent in the April-June quarter this year, slightly less than previously thought.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 04, 2012, 13:25
The prospects for the British economy over the next six months are grim, and have worsened quickly this year, according to a report by a London economic think-tank.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 25, 2012, 22:23
Britain's economy may have entered a mild recession in the last three months of 2011, hampering the government's core policy aim of spurring growth and raising the chances that the Bank of England will inject more cash soon.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 26, 2011, 21:21
The royal wedding of Prince William and Kate in April was supposed to have catalysed Britain's ailing economy, but official figures released Tuesday show that it was one of several events that affected GDP figures adversely.
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