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News Tag: conditions

October 18, 2010

Asking prices up 3% in October, say Rightmove

by Kay Murchie
Asking prices up 3% in October, say Rightmove
Property website, Rightmove, has today reported a rise in asking prices in October - after three months of falls. According to Rightmove, asking prices for residential property in England and Wales rose 3% and the group attributed the rise to vendors refusing to adjust to new market conditions. Rightmove warned sellers that increasing their asking prices is not the way forward ...

October 6, 2010

Sainsbury’s H1 profit up

by Kay Murchie

August 19, 2010

Greece will receive second instalment of rescue loan

by Kay Murchie
Greece will receive second instalment of rescue loan
The European Union has today announced that Greece has met the conditions of its loan and will therefore receive the second instalment of its bailout loan on 13 September. In May, the EU and the IMF agreed to loan €110 billion. The three-year rescue deal comprises €80 billion from the EU, with the rest coming from the IMF. Earlier this month, ...

May 4, 2010

CBI survey reveals conditions are improving

by Kay Murchie
A quarterly survey by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has revealed a pick up in export growth due to a weak pound. Small and medium sized businesses in the UK noted that conditions were improving in demand and production of goods. The CBI said more than one third of 402 manufacturing firms reported an increase in orders for their products in the ...

March 5, 2009

Economic conditions in the US weaken

by Kay Murchie
According to the Beige Book, an influential source of information released by the US Federal Reserve, over the last six weeks the US economy has deteriorated. The report, which is also used to determine interest rates for the nation and will be used at the next meeting, said an improvement was not expected before the end of 2009 or early 2010. The US ...

January 26, 2009

ING to eliminate 7,000 jobs

by Kay Murchie
Banking and insurance group, ING, is set to shed 7,000 positions from its workforce as it looks to save €1 billion (£949 million), as a result of challenging economic conditions. The job losses represent 5.4% of its 130,000 workforce but the Dutch firm has not given details yet as to where the jobs will be eliminated. Furthermore, the company has confirmed that its ...

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