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LONDON (AP): Prime Minister Gordon Brown's government used its last budget before a looming national election to take from the rich and give to the poor, raising accusations it is invoking a class war as it attempts to win over recession-weary voters.
LONDON: THE London stock market, shaken by Japan's nuclear crisis and the prospect of UN-backed military strikes in Libya, will switch focus this week to the British government's annual budget.
CANBERRA, Nov 29 (Reuters) Global uncertainty over the European debt crisis has forced Australia to cut its economic growth and revenue forecasts and to outline new spending cuts so the government can honour a promise to return a budget to surplus mid 2013.
AN official estimate of British growth in the fourth quarter of last year and a clutch of trading updates from blue-chip companies are on the agenda for London’s stock market investors next week.
Britain's economy slid into its second recession since the financial crisis after official data unexpectedly showed a fall in output in the first three months of 2012, piling pressure on Prime Minister David Cameron's embattled coalition government.
LONDON: Britain's economic growth in the next two years will be weaker than previously thought, held back by a global slowdown and domestic austerity measures, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said on Tuesday