17-4-2014
Global - The growth of global commerce will pick up speed this year and next, says the World Trade Organization (WTO). Trade will grow by a "modest" 4.7% this year and by 5.3% in 2015, says the WTO. Next year's figure, if correct, would be in line with the average growth rate in world trade over the last 20 years....
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13-4-2014
Global - Public debt in the world's richest nations has stabilized after being nearly halved since the global financial crisis, but remains at historic highs as pressure mounts on governments to spend more in the coming years, the IMF said on Wednesday. The Fund, which analyzes the economic policies of its 188 member...
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23-3-2014
Pensions are being radically transformed under plans announced in the Budget yesterday. From April 2015, savers will be given total freedom over how they withdraw pension money. In the meantime, temporary measures will be put in place to ease the strain on those seeking a retirement income.  Here we explain how the...
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