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November 15, 2018 7:24 PM Italy shock poll as 60 percent think the EU is bad for them

SIX in ten Italians feel mistreated by the European Union, a shock poll claims. More than half of Italians polled are losing trust in the EU as just seven percent still believe the institution has their best interests at heart. These bombshell revelations come as Italy is still on a collision course with the EU after refusing to change its budget plan. The populist 10

November 14, 2018 9:31 AM Inflation stalls as clothing prices fall

Economists had been expecting the consumer prices index (CPI) measure of inflation to edge up to 2.5% as household utility bills and petrol prices climbed. But instead, CPI remained steady, according to the figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) - meaning a little more spending power for households to add to the boost from the uptick in wage growth 7

November 13, 2018 10:27 AM Rees-Mogg BLASTS Theresa May for RUINING Brexit she NEVER believed in

JACOB Rees-Mogg today ferociously lamented the fact that Theresa May was ever in charge of leading the country into Brexit. “We believe the opportunities for Brexit are so much better than remaining tied to the failing EU economic model which is not leading to economic growth, has let down many EU countries and is making us poorer every year. The MP for North 7

November 13, 2018 10:12 AM Wages show fastest rise in almost a decade

Compared with a year earlier, wages excluding bonuses, rose by 3.2% - the biggest rise since the end of 2008 and up slightly on the previous quarter. However, the ONS warned that real wage growth was below the 2015 level. The unemployment total went up for the first time this year, rising by 21,000 in the same period to 1.38 million. Adjusting for inflation 7

November 13, 2018 9:32 AM Unemployment climbs while wage growth improves

Joblessness climbed from 4% to 4.1% as the number of people classed as unemployed rose by 21,000 to 1.38 million, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said. But the rate was still close to 43-year lows while those in work saw further improvements in their pay packets as average weekly earnings - excluding bonuses - rose by 3.2%. That was up from 3.1% recorded 7

November 9, 2018 6:58 PM Leicester City owner to get statue outside King Power Stadium after fatal helicopter crash

As the club prepares for an emotional return to the King Power Stadium, it reveals that a statue to Khun Vichai will be built. The tribute is confirmed in the programme for the Foxes' first home game since the tragedy. Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha's son, known to fans as "Top", writes: "I plan to commission a statue of my father, for outside King Power Stadium 10

November 8, 2018 5:54 PM BREXIT BOOST: Demand for language tutoring SOARS as UK gears up for the global market

BREXIT has led to a boost in demand for private language classes, with an increasing number of Britons seeking to learn another language as Britain prepares to forge new trading relationship around the world. Brexit has created profitable opportunities for language tutors, who saw their number of customers spiking in the last two years. As UK negotiators 12

November 8, 2018 4:55 PM That's a new one! Brussels blames BAD WEATHER and Brexit for GLOOMY UK financial forecast

EUROPEAN Union finance chief Pierre Moscovici has blamed Brexit and bad weather for the bloc’s latest gloomy growth figures which show Britain as Europe’s sluggish economy. The European Commission’s latest doom mongering economic forecast predicts the United Kingdom will be the EU’s slowest growing economy over the next two years. The powerful Brussels 19

November 5, 2018 3:57 AM US-China trade war: Xi Jinping in SLY DIG at Donald Trump during MAJOR conference speech?

CHINA’s President Xi Jinping urged global leaders to resist protectionism and sought to portray his country as a champion of free trade in a speech at China International Import Expo which is seen as a sly dig at US President Donald Trump. Speaking in China’s financial hub Shangai on Monday, Mr Xi advocated for an open and inclusive economy with remarks 8

October 31, 2018 8:12 AM Italy budget row: Rome TURNS UP HEAT on EU as GDP stagnates

ITALY’S economy has shown little to no growth this year, with the country’s prime minister warning this is exactly why Italy needs to ignore the European Union’s spending rules and push through its preferred budget. Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he was not surprised that Italy’s GDP stagnated in the third quarter this year and said this justified 15