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Inflation fell again in June

The retail price index measure of inflation fell to 2.8% in June, from 3.1% in May, says the ONS

17 July 2012

Pensions should offer insurance, minister says

Workers should be able to protect their pensions by insuring savings against stock market falls, a minister suggests

9 July 2012

Jobless down, but more on the dole

The jobless total dropped 51,000 to 2.61m in the quarter to April but the number claiming jobseeker's allowance rose

20 June 2012

Fuel price cuts help inflation fall

The retail prices index rate of inflation fell to 3.1% in May compared to 3.5% in April, the ONS says

19 June 2012

Recession is deeper than feared

Revised figures today show a sharper decline in the economy in the first three months of 2012 than first thought

24 May 2012

Inflation fell in April

The retail prices index rate of inflation fell marginally to 3.5% in April, compared to 3.6% in March

22 May 2012

Unemployment down but outlook 'uncertain'

The Government was given some welcome good news on the jobs front today when unemployment fell by 45,000

16 May 2012

UK back in recession

The UK is back in recession after a surprise 0.2% contraction in the economy in the first quarter of the year

25 April 2012

UK economic dip worse than first thought

Gross domestic product (GDP), a broad measure for the total economy, declined by 0.3% in the final quarter of 2011

28 March 2012

Cheaper energy brings inflation down

Lower electricity and gas bills helped drag the overall rate of inflation down last month, official figures showed today

20 March 2012