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UK house prices registered their smallest October bounce since a decade ago despite a large decline in the number of sellers due to sluggish prices and the imminent Brexit deadline, the results of a closely followed survey revealed.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was on Friday preparing to drum up support for the Brexit deal he agreed with the EU ahead of an historic Saturday sitting of parliament.
Parliamentary approval of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal proposal would most likely pave the way for interest rate hikes, a top Bank of England policymaker said.
Traders shied away from pushing Sterling any higher on Thursday despite confirmation that the UK and the European Union had reached an agreement on the terms of the former's withdrawal from the bloc.
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and Centre for Cities released a study indicating that there could be “hidden” numbers in official unemployment data.
A crash in Three's network on Wednesday night left millions of its customers without signal and data access on their mobiles.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose a little less than expected last week, according to figures released by the Department for Labor on Thursday.
UK retail sales were flat in September, according to figures released by the Office for National Statistics on Thursday.
Criminal organisations could take advantage of gaps in the UK border preparations for a no-deal Brexit to commit fraud and smuggle goods.
Sterling popped back above 1. 28 in afternoon trading following a report that the Northern Irish DUP had accepted the Brexit proposals tabled by Westminster, removing the biggest stumbling block to a deal being approved with the European Union.
Inflation in the eurozone slowed its lowest level in nearly three years in September, according to figures released by Eurostat on Wednesday.
Brexit negotiations in Brussels were reportedly at an impasse on Wednesday.
The UK's headline inflation rate was unchanged in September, remaining below the Bank of England's 2% target, according to figures released by the Office for National Statistics on Wednesday.
Negotiators for the UK and the European Union are close to reaching a draft deal for Britain's withdrawal from the bloc.
British police have issued a city-wide ban on climate change protests in London that will allow officers to detain and prosecute anyone who ignores the new rule.
UK energy regulator Ofgem said it had cut National Grid’s funding request to build a transmission link for the new Hinkley Point C nuclear reactor by £80m.
German investor sentiment deteriorated less than expected in October, according to the latest survey from the ZEW Center for European Economic Research in Mannheim.
The UK unemployment rate unexpectedly ticked higher in August as employment fell the most in four years, according to figures released by the Office for National Statistics on Tuesday.
Sterling popped higher on Tuesday after the EU's top Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, said a Brexit deal is possible.
Sainsbury's was the best performer among the big four supermarkets in the 12 weeks to 6 October as it returned to sales growth, according to data from research firm Kantar.