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United Kingdom wage growth falls behind inflation

United Kingdom wage growth falls behind inflation

While this was slightly higher than inflation, which grew by 2.3%, prices in the United Kingdom rose 2.7% meaning that wages adjusted for inflation will be negative for he first time since 2014. A survey of its regional agents added that companies were restricting pay rises to the 2.0-2.5 per cent range. "Employment in Wales today stands at an historic high level, with the number of employed up by 25,000 over the last three months".



Congressman Al Green calls for Trump impeachment

Those reports came in the wake of an op-ed Flynn published in The Hill on Election Day calling for better relations between Turkey and the U.S. According to the Times , that column caught the attention of the Justice Department, prompting a November 30 letter informing Flynn that federal investigators were looking into his lobbying work.



Federal Budget 2017: Winners and losers

Australia has had a longer run of continuous growth - about 26 years - than any other country. According to Deloitte, the theme of this new Budget is to "bury the ghosts of Budgets past" - an appropriate assessment of this new spending spree, as it's been playfully dubbed in the media and social networks as a "Labor Budget" delivered by a Coalition government.



Indian-origin doc claimed cyberattack was coming before United Kingdom health service hack

Japanese companies earlier raised alarms, with big brands admitting their systems had been affected. The attack involved the spread of malicious ransomeware, which locks users' files and demands £230 ($300). Their letter last July proposed a 13-point plan to ensure cyber security was improved after a review by Caldicott which found "significant use of software within the sector that is no longer supported by the manufacturer ...


Bain to submit bid for majority stake in Toshiba chip unit

Bain to submit bid for majority stake in Toshiba chip unit

Toshiba needs to sell the promising chip unit to cover liabilities exceeding assets by 540 billion yen ($4.85 billion) as of fiscal 2016, which ended in March, largely resulting from losses by its USA nuclear power unit, Westinghouse Electric Co.


Hikma lowers FY revenue forecast on United States drug launch delay

Hikma lowers FY revenue forecast on United States drug launch delay

Peel Hunt started coverage on shares of Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc in a report on Wednesday, January 25th. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 2,350 ($30.33) price objective on shares of Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc in a research report on Thursday, May 11th.