Category: Economic recovery




Failure to seal post-Brexit deal would more than halve UK growth, says KPMG

Accountancy firm warns of stalled economic recovery without EU trade agreement. Failure to strike a post-Brexit trade deal would cut the UK’s economic growth rate by more than half next… »

Covid-19: UK economy plunges into deepest recession since records began

GDP falls 20.4% – the worst of any G7 nation in the three months to June UK falls into recession – live business update Analysis: a full recovery from the… »

‘Great Lockdown’ to rival Great Depression with 3% hit to global economy, says IMF

Latest World Economic Outlook describes shock of coronavirus pandemic as ‘like no other’ Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The International Monetary Fund has slashed its forecasts… »

Michel Barnier has told bloc he is prepared for four more days of make-or-break negotiations Michel Barnier has told MEPs he is prepared for a further four days of make-or-break… »




Labour frontbench divided as up to 60 backbench MPs threaten to rebel if told to vote with government The shadow cabinet is split over whether to back a Brexit deal,… »