What will Brexit mean for small towns in Poland that have seen their populations shrink as people left to live and work elsewhere in the EU?
The GOP candidate delivered few downright lies but traded in what he calls ‘truthful hyperbole’ – and excluded statistics pointing to recovery since 2008
Trump’s fiery speech carries too many echoes of the past to ignore
Donald Trump promised “the plain facts that have been edited out of your nightly news and your morning newspaper” in his speech to the Republican convention on Thursday night.
In many cases he was right, and the GOP candidate delivered few downright lies, although he also traded in what he once referred to as “truthful hyperbole”. Unsurprisingly, he systematically excluded statistics often quoted by the White House that paint a sunnier picture of American recovery since the 2008 financial crisis.
Report on confidence and manufacturing signals 0.4% reduction in GDP imminent, piling pressure on Bank of England to halt decline
The Bank of England and the Treasury are under increasing pressure to prevent Britain from sliding into recession after a wide-ranging health check of the economy completed since the referendum showed the sharpest downturn in activity since the peak of the financial crisis seven years ago,
Service industries ranging from banks to restaurants, hedge funds, bars, gyms and hairdressers were all affected by what was described as as a “dramatic deterioration” in business confidence that suggests the economy is on course to shrink by 0.4% in the third quarter unless conditions improve.
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The sister of missing Malaysia Airlines captain Zaharie Shah tells the BBC about her brother’s disappearance, and why the story of MH370 must live on.
Findings show activity plunged in the weeks following vote to leave EU
Failure to toughen efficiency drive could cost annual 3% of GDP by 2035
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