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....". The first mission would be unmanned, and the next one - with crew - was expected in the second quarter of 2018, the billionaire entrepreneur and inventor said. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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....The ONS will publish its own report on zero-hours numbers in the fourth quarter of 2016 on 15 March. Referring to a previous ONS release covering the second quarter of 2016, the BEIS spokesperson added: “According to the latest published ONS statistics on the use of zero-hours contracts, fewer than 3% of the UK workforce classes itself as being on this type of contract in their main job, with almost 70% of those happy with the number of hours they work. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....Kallum Pickering, an economist at the bank Berenberg, said the MPC’s tolerance for rising inflation could be tested soon. “As our base case, we look for a 25 basis point first rate hike in the second quarter of 2018, with a 30% chance the BoE raises the bank rate earlier. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Rising food and fuel prices hoist UK inflation rate to 2.3% image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 11:27:08 AM
....Kallum Pickering, an economist at the bank Berenberg, said the MPC’s tolerance for rising inflation could be tested soon. “As our base case, we look for a 25 basis point first rate hike in the second quarter of 2018, with a 30% chance the BoE raises the bank rate earlier. ...
Record 910,000 UK workers on zero-hours contracts image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 3rd of March 2017 09:55:26 AM
....The ONS will publish its own report on zero-hours numbers in the fourth quarter of 2016 on 15 March. Referring to a previous ONS release covering the second quarter of 2016, the BEIS spokesperson added: “According to the latest published ONS statistics on the use of zero-hours contracts, fewer than 3% of the UK workforce classes itself as being on this type of contract in their main job, with almost 70% of those happy with the number of hours they work. ...
SpaceX to fly two tourists around Moon in 2018 image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 27th of February 2017 11:48:09 PM
....". The first mission would be unmanned, and the next one - with crew - was expected in the second quarter of 2018, the billionaire entrepreneur and inventor said. ...
Missing wage rises give lie to picture of full employment | Larry Elliott image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of February 2017 11:49:11 AM
....Finally, demand for labour has been tapering off. To be sure, the number of people working was up by 37,000 in the final three months of 2016, but this followed increases of 172,000 in the second quarter and 49,000 in the third. ...
UK growth forecast upgraded amid warning over inflation image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 1st of February 2017 06:30:09 AM
....4% in November after official figures showed the economy bouncing back rapidly from the immediate shock of the referendum. Following a second quarterly 0. ...
Financial firms in talks with Amsterdam over relocation from London image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 23rd of January 2017 05:34:01 PM
....The Amsterdam mayor’s office has been in negotiations with American and Japanese banks, along with fintech firms and other specialist finance firms, about moving staff and operations from London as a consequence of the UK’s vote to leave the European Union, the city’s deputy mayor told the Guardian. Kajsa Ollongren, who is responsible for economic affairs, said she expected decisions in favour of relocation to be made within the first or second quarter of the year. ...
UK economy ends 2016 on high – but rising import prices starting to bite image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 5th of January 2017 12:01:34 AM
.... Both balances were up from +1% in the same quarter last year. The services sector improved after a dramatic fall in the previous quarter with domestic sales leading the way, up from +9% to +15% while orders rose from +8% to +13, but still well down on the second quarter when they had been +24% and +20% respectively. ...
British bosses at their most optimistic in 18 months, Deloitte finds image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 29th of December 2016 09:54:28 AM
.... Sentiment started to recover when the economy proved more resilient than expected in the months following the vote, with growth of 0. 6% in the third quarter matching the rate in the second quarter. ...
Business as usual for UK economy – but where will it go in 2017? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 23rd of December 2016 11:30:41 AM
.... George Osborne talked about a year-long DIY recession. As it happens, the economy grew at precisely the same rate in the third quarter as in the second quarter. ...
UK third quarter GDP growth revised up to 0.6% image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 23rd of December 2016 09:36:26 AM
....The ONS also said that growth in the third quarter of the year was helped by "robust consumer demand". However, the ONS trimmed its estimates of growth in the first and second quarter of the year. ...
Nike's basketball business leads profit rebound image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of December 2016 01:47:55 AM
....It has been facing stiffer competition from rival Under Armour, which has a top-selling line by NBA star Stephen Curry. Nike's sales in North America, its biggest market, rose 3% in the second quarter and were up 12% in Greater China. ...
Uber makes losses despite surge in revenues, reports say image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of December 2016 08:42:50 AM
....Passengers spent $5. 4bn in the third quarter on Uber fees, which the company splits with its drivers, up from $5bn in the second quarter and $3. ...
Barclays agrees to sell French retail business image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 12th of December 2016 10:53:07 AM
....AnaCap invests in the European financial services sector and owns holdings in other banks, including Aldermore in the UK, MeDirect in Belgium and Mediterranean Bank in Malta. The deal is subject to regulatory approval and is expected to be completed by the second quarter of 2017. ...
UK's trade deficit before Brexit vote narrower than first calculated image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of December 2016 11:14:26 PM
....4% of GDP, was still the largest on record at 5%. The gap for the second quarter of 2016 was revised down to 5. ...
Bank governor Mark Carney warns on household debt image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 30th of November 2016 08:16:50 AM
...."We are going to remain vigilant around the issue, because we have seen this shift," he told a press conference at the Bank. The Bank's Stability Report showed that the overall ratio of household debt to income was 133% in the second quarter of 2016. ...
Does Trump’s election spell globalisation's end? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of November 2016 03:43:16 PM
....World trade growth would be slowing down, even without Trump in office. Its growth was already flat in the first quarter of 2016, and it fell by nearly 1% in the second quarter. ...
German economy slows in third quarter image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of November 2016 08:20:49 AM
...."The development of foreign trade had a downward effect on growth," said Germany's Federal Statistics Office. "Exports were slightly down while imports were slightly up compared with the second quarter of 2016. ...
UK construction weakest in four years, ONS says image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 11th of November 2016 10:38:33 AM
....The value of all repair and maintenance was 3. 6% lower than in the second quarter of the year, which was partially offset by an increase in all new work of 0. ...
UK trade deficit widens unexpectedly as exports fall despite pound drop image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of November 2016 12:59:36 PM
....Britain’s trade position looked better in the third quarter overall, with the trade in goods deficit narrowing by £1. 5bn compared with the second quarter, to £33. ...
UK manufacturing exports rise but price pressures grow image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 1st of November 2016 11:39:14 AM
.... That was slower than the 0. 7% rate in the second quarter of the year, but was stronger than expected. ...
Ad firm WPP warns of 'Brexit anxiety' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 31st of October 2016 08:06:19 AM
....2% compared with last year, down slightly from the 3. 5% growth rate in the second quarter. ...
Warning for credit-addicted families as bankrupcties rise image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Friday 28th of October 2016 04:19:00 PM
....Personal insolvencies leapt by a fifth in the third quarter of 2016 compared with the same period a year earlier, figures from the Insolvency Service showed. There were 24,251 personal insolvencies between July and September, which also marked a six per cent rise on the second quarter of this year. ...
Number of insolvencies jumps by a fifth in England and Wales image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 28th of October 2016 01:35:09 PM
....There were 24,251 personal insolvencies between July and September, marking a 19. 3% increase compared with the third quarter of 2015 and a 6% rise on the second quarter of this year, the figures from the Insolvency Service show. ...
US economic growth rate fastest for two years image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 28th of October 2016 01:05:17 PM
....7%, which is the way that many other countries express their growth rates. In the second quarter of the year, the US economy expanded by an annualised rate of 1. ...
UK economy grows 0.5% in three months after Brexit vote image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 27th of October 2016 08:32:51 AM
.... . "In manufacturing, the contraction in output should be attributed to some unwinding of the massive growth spike seen in the second quarter, rather than industry scaling back production for any referendum related reasons," said Lee Hopley, chief economist at the EEF, the manufacturers' organisation. ...
Barclays shares lift FTSE 100 index image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 27th of October 2016 08:05:49 AM
....1% after the telecoms group - which recently acquired mobile firm EE - reported its latest results. Adjusted revenues in the second quarter rose 1. ...
Emerging markets boost Banco Santander image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of October 2016 12:02:51 PM
.... . The bank, which listed on the London Stock Exchange in March, saw underlying pre-tax profits jump by 118% to £600,000 compared with the second quarter, when it made a loss of £3. ...
Lloyds sets aside extra £1bn for PPI mis-selling image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of October 2016 08:45:11 AM
ECB to discuss future of bond buying scheme in December image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 20th of October 2016 02:09:04 PM
....4% in September, while economic growth is slowing from 0. 5% in the second quarter to 0. ...
Furniture shoppers go big or stay home in the sunshine image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 6th of October 2016 07:41:39 AM
...." . Dumelm said it was looking forward to the second quarter, which includes the Christmas and New Year period, when it will invest in extra seasonal space. ...
UK services 'continue to recover' from Brexit vote image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of October 2016 09:14:40 AM
....However, Mr Williamson pointed out that the pace of expansion had cooled since the beginning of the year, "reflecting widespread concern about the potential future impact of Brexit". Official growth figures for the second quarter were revised up to 0. ...
BrightHouse admits affordability checks are hurting business model image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of October 2016 05:54:53 PM
.... The all-party parliamentary group on debt and personal finance said people using the repayment plans offered by the likes of BrightHouse were often paying three times as much as they would if they could have bought the same items outright. Citizens Advice said last week that the number of people struggling with debts to rent-to-own firms and on guarantor loans rose by 16% in the second quarter, as borrowers no longer able to get payday loans move to other, less heavily regulated forms of borrowing. ...
Tesla sees jump in car deliveries image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 3rd of October 2016 01:05:05 AM
....US electric carmaker Tesla, which has yet to make a profit, has reported a sharp rise in car deliveries for the past quarter. The firm said it shipped 24,500 cars in the third quarter, up 70% on the second quarter and more than double the number delivered in the same period in 2015. ...
Blackberry stops designing its own phones image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of September 2016 11:50:48 AM
....". The company said it sold about 400,000 smartphones in its second quarter - fewer than the previous three months. ...
FTSE 100 rises but Sainsbury's hit as sales slide image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of September 2016 08:05:44 AM
....Sainsbury's shares fell 3. 9% to 241p after it reported a second quarter of falling sales. ...
Sainsbury's sales slip as food prices continue to fall image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of September 2016 06:32:27 AM
....Sainsbury's, which already has 15 Argos stores within its own shops, said it would open 200 digital collection points in its stores by the end of the year. The supermarket group said Home Retail Group's like-for-like sales in the second quarter to 27 August, before it took over the firm, rose 2. ...
Rent-to-own debts rise as Citizens Advice warns on new types of loans image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of September 2016 08:58:29 AM
. The number of people struggling with debts to rent-to-own firms and on guarantor loans rose by 16% in the second quarter, as borrowers no longer able to get payday loans move to other, less heavily regulated forms of borrowing. ...
Wanda steps up rivalry against Disney in China with second park image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 26th of September 2016 06:08:18 AM
.... At Wanda's cinema arm, ticket sales were up by only 12. 8% in the second quarter compared to 61% in the first. ...
Twitter shares soar almost 20% on takeover talk image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 23rd of September 2016 02:04:28 PM
....Twitter has never made a profit and sales growth has been slowing in recent quarters. In July, Twitter reported that second quarter sales had risen almost 20%, the weakest growth since its stock market flotation in 2013. ...
China business confidence rises again image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 18th of September 2016 08:39:21 AM
. Confidence among Chinese entrepreneurs has picked up for the second quarter running, according to the country's central bank. ...
US asks Deutsche Bank for $14bn to settle mortgage investigation image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 15th of September 2016 11:49:24 PM
....The fine has emerged at a difficult time for Deutsche Bank. Its most recent results revealed a 20% fall in second quarter revenues and a 67% drop in profits. ...
Construction industry shows signs of recovery, PMI survey says image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 2nd of September 2016 10:53:09 AM
....The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said construction output dropped by 0. 7% in the second quarter, following a 0. ...
Lone parents biggest beneficiaries of rising employment image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 1st of September 2016 12:22:50 PM
....6 million - now have at least one adult with a job, while the number of children living in workless households is also at a record low. In the second quarter of 2016, 66. ...
Canada's economy takes largest hit since 2009 image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 31st of August 2016 03:48:30 PM
.... . The Canadian government said gross domestic product (GDP) in the second quarter shrank by 1. ...
Twitter to share video advertising cash with creators image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of August 2016 06:14:54 PM
.... . Last month it said revenue for the second quarter rose 20% to $602m - far slower than a 61% increase in the same period last year. ...
Fed's Janet Yellen says case for rate rise has strengthened image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 26th of August 2016 03:05:35 PM
....Signs of slow improvements in the US economy came in data published on Friday. Although the growth rate of second quarter GDP was revised down slightly, from an annual rate of 1. ...
UK economic growth driven by shoppers in second quarter image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 26th of August 2016 10:34:08 AM
....The ONS kept its estimate for UK economic growth at 0. 6% for the second quarter, unchanged from the initial reading. ...
German business confidence falls post-Brexit, says Ifo image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 25th of August 2016 10:30:35 AM
....Other official figures released earlier this month showed the German economy grew 0. 4% in the second quarter compared with the previous three-month period. ...
South Africa finance minister won't submit to police image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 24th of August 2016 10:48:59 AM
....South Africa's economy is teetering on the brink of recession, having recorded a contraction in the first quarter of this year. Figures for the second quarter are due out in early September. ...
Brexit pushes Opel to cut staff hours in Germany image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 19th of August 2016 05:13:27 PM
....15. GM's European division, which includes Vauxhall in the UK, reported a second quarter profit of $0. ...
UK jobless total falls to 1.64 million image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of August 2016 08:32:49 AM
....4%. "The labour market continued on a strong trend in the second quarter of 2016, with a new record employment rate," said ONS statistician David Freeman. ...
Japan's economic growth weaker than forecast image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 15th of August 2016 12:13:28 AM
UK construction output falls in June image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 12th of August 2016 08:56:01 AM
....The release mainly covers the period in the run up to the referendum, which was held on 23 June. An influential survey released last week, the Markit/CIPS purchasing managers' index (PMI), indicated that activity in the construction industry also fell in July, confirming "a clear loss of momentum since the second quarter of 2016". ...
Italian economy stagnates as German growth slows image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 12th of August 2016 07:48:12 AM
.... Italy's economy failed to grow between April and June as the country struggled with its creaking banking sector. GDP growth shrank to 0% in the second quarter compared to 0. ...
China's economic slowdown deepens image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 12th of August 2016 05:54:53 AM
.... . The data come just as economic growth had ever so slightly improved in the second quarter. ...
Macy's to close 100 department stores image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 11th of August 2016 01:57:05 PM
....Total sales fell 4% to $5. 87bn in the second quarter after falling 7. ...
China's cinema boom loses its lustre as sales slump image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 11th of August 2016 01:42:53 AM
....Taking at Wanda Cinema Line - China's biggest cinema owner - rose 12. 8% in the second quarter - far below the 61. ...
Land for homes cost falls in wake of Brexit vote image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of August 2016 10:58:17 AM
....Across England, the firm said the price paid for greenfield development sites was down by 2. 3% in the second quarter of the year, and by 3. ...
UK industrial output grows strongly image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of August 2016 09:30:15 AM
....Samuel Tombs, chief UK economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics, said: "The 2. 1% quarter-on-quarter rise in production in the second quarter. ...

Donald Trump promises tax-free childcare to jump-start US economy
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 8th of August 2016 10:54:54 PM
Chinese trade drop adds to global economic woes image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 8th of August 2016 05:30:26 AM
.... . The fresh data, though, comes on the heels of better-than-expected economic growth in the second quarter. ...
US jobs growth beats forecasts in July image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 5th of August 2016 01:28:43 PM
....The US Fed recently signalled that it was on course to increase interest rates this year as "near-term risks" such slowing employment receded. However, subsequent data revealed that the US economy grew at a slower pace than expected in the second quarter of the year. ...

LinkedIn posts $119.3m loss in second quarter
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 4th of August 2016 10:49:34 PM
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To save us all time and money, we should walk away from the EU now
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 4th of August 2016 06:12:17 PM
. In the referendum debate, Remain claimed that not only would the economy go into recession if voters foolishly chose to Leave, but also that even economic activity in the second quarter of the year would be hit by polls showing a good chance of Brexit. ...

Radio 3 audience rises after controller revamps line-up
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of August 2016 11:01:00 PM
....The network had 2. 2 million listeners in the second quarter of 2016, up 16 per cent on the previous year, after Alan Davey, the incoming controller, brought birdsong to the station, alongside a new programme aimed at introducing listeners to classical music. ...
Tesla reports deepening losses image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of August 2016 08:32:17 PM
. Tesla reported a loss of $293m (£220m) for the second quarter - the electric car maker's thirteenth consecutive quarterly loss. ...
HSBC profits slide amid 'turbulent period' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of August 2016 04:35:53 AM
....In a statement, HSBC described the weak numbers as a "reasonable performance in the face of considerable uncertainty". For the second quarter, pre-tax profits were $3. ...

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