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Donald Trump plays down fears of economic recession
President Trump has insisted the US economy is doing “tremendously well”, despite market fears that a recession could be on the way, partly because of a trade war with China started by the President himself.
UK economy shrinks for the first time since 2012 – Chancellor “not expecting” recession
The British economy has shrunk for the first time since 2012. GDP dropped by 0.2 per cent in the second quarter of, a fall blamed on ‘increased volatility’ about Brexit.
1-in-3 chance of recession after Brexit, Bank of England warns
1-in-3 chance of recession after Brexit, Bank of England warns. Meanwhile, the chancellor Sajid Javid announced another £2.1 billion to guard against such a situation.
‘Fog of Brexit increasing recession chance’: Bank of England
“The fog of Brexit is increasing the chances of recession”, the Bank of England governor Mark Carney has warned.
FactCheck Q&A: are we really heading for a DIY recession?
The Treasury have published another doomy report on the economic effects of Brexit. A sobering read, or a dose of propaganda?
Recession linked to rise in suicides in western countries
The recession led to 10,000 suicides in Europe, the US and Canada, 1,000 of them in the UK, according to researchers.
Key questions: Why didn’t the recession curb personal debt?
The national economy might be showing signs of recovery, but personal debt has climbed steadily in the last five years. So why are more and more people are putting Christmas on credit?
Happy anniversary? Recession marks first year for Hollande
The French president marks a year in office with a rare press conference. But with France entering recession and his popularity at an all-time low, it may not be the happiest of anniversaries.
£1m house sales soar to highest rate since recession
House sales over £1m have bucked the national trend and soared to their highest level since the height of the 2007 housing boom, says a new report.
Osborne’s budget: growth slashed but no recession
In his fourth budget, Chancellor George Osborne says growth will be lower than previously forecast, but Britain will avoid a triple-dip recession.
Triple-dip recession in the UK – the key questions
Britain’s economic growth has taken an unexpected knock, raising fears of a triple-dip recession. But are these fears well grounded or is there hope on the horizon? Channel 4 News investigates.
Triple dip recession on the way for UK
Britain is on course for a triple dip recession after new figures revealed that the service sector – which makes up the bulk of the economy – fell last month.
Recession over, but underlying growth weak
Official figures show that the British economy grew by 1 per cent in the three months to September, bringing an end to the double-dip recession.
Will recession mean a new generation of addicts?
Heroin users seeking treatment are getting older, according to new research, but there are fears the UK’s most recent recession could lead to a new generation of addicts.