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Paraguay River hits record low, imperiling economy

36 minutes ago   |   The Independent

Paraguay's crucial outlet to the sea has fallen to its lowest level since at least 1904, and that threatens massive economic losses to the small South American nation
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Bank of England warns energy crisis will push inflation above 4% this winter

44 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Interest rates kept at 0.1% as worker and material shortages slow Britain's economic recovery from pandemic The Bank of England has warned surging household energy bills will...
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AUD/USD reaches a fresh three-day high above 0.7300

2 hours ago   |   FXCM

AUD/USD is climbing amid an upbeat market sentiment. The US Dollar Index retraces Wednesday's Fed gains, back at 93. US Initial Jobless Claims rose to 351K more than the 320K...
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US: Markit Services PMI retreats to 54.4 in September vs. 59.5 expected

5 hours ago   |   FXCM

Markit Services PMI came in lower than market expectation in September. US Dollar Index test 93.00 after the data. The business activity in the US service sector continued to...
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EUR/USD rebounds further from monthly lows to the 1.1750 zone as the DXY tumbles

5 hours ago   |   FXCM

US dollar drops further across the board, reversing Wednesday's gains. EUR/USD eyes 1.1750, turns positive for the week. US economic data below expectations on Thurdsay. The...
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UK economic growth slows to weakest level since Covid rules eased in March

8 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Firms battling stock and worker shortages with Brexit cited as exacerbating pandemic issues Severe shortages of workers and supplies have dragged down economic growth in...
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UK cost of living squeeze looms as Bank of England meets - business live

12 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news Gas firms may face windfall tax as energy crisis hits households UK ministers explore ways to cut soaring energy...
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China growth forecast cut by ratings agency amid Evergrande uncertainty

13 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Downgrade by Fitch reflects jitters in markets as boss of Asia-focused bank HSBC says problems ‘concerning' Ratings agency Fitch has downgraded its forecast for China's...
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Moody's: Chinese authorities will likely permit faster credit growth in H2 2021

15 hours ago   |   FXCM

Following Fitch Rating's assessment of the Chinese GDP growth, Moody's Investors Service is out with its take on the economy, in light of the country's property crisis. Key...
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Europe's policymakers risk crashing its recovery

18 hours ago   |   Politico

Mujtaba Rahman is the head of Eurasia Group's Europe practice and the author of POLITICO 's Beyond the Bubble column. He tweets at Mij Europe . COVID-19 has been good for the...
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Paraguay River hits record low, imperiling economy

Paraguay's crucial outlet to the sea has fallen to its lowest level since at least 1904, and that threatens massive economic losses to the small South American nation Read more ...

Bank of England warns energy crisis will push inflation above 4% this winter

Interest rates kept at 0.1% as worker and material shortages slow Britain's economic recovery from pandemic The Bank of England has warned surging household energy bills will... Read more ...

Guest blog: Renewable energy disputes - Answers in arbitration

This week, we wrapped up the 16th edition of the ICC New York Conference. During the event, leading regional experts discussed the role and benefits of arbitration and ADR in... Read more ...

Silver pressured at a 50% mean reversion

Silver capped in a 50% mean reversion, focus is on a test of 22 the figure. Risk appetite improves yet silver pressured on tapering sentiment. Silver is down on the session by... Read more ...

AUD/USD reaches a fresh three-day high above 0.7300

AUD/USD is climbing amid an upbeat market sentiment. The US Dollar Index retraces Wednesday's Fed gains, back at 93. US Initial Jobless Claims rose to 351K more than the 320K... Read more ...

USD/JPY climbs above 110.00 on surging US T-bond yields

USD/JPY touched a fresh two-week high on Thursday. US Dollar Index stays in the negative territory near 93.00. 10-year US T-bond yield is rising more than 7%. The USD/JPY pair... Read more ...

The Guardian view on Labour's voting plans: empower an electorate | Editorial

Sir Keir Starmer ought to be in the business of dispersing power by pushing for more democracy, not less In Britain, there has been a modern trend to make democracy more... Read more ...

Companies House rejects 800 company names: Guide to naming your business

When it comes to starting a business, one of the most challenging but interesting tasks you must carry out is finding the right name. However, many people do not realise that... Read more ...

Motherwell beat Manchester United to trophy at Football Business Awards

Motherwell beat Manchester United to trophy at Football Business Awards

It's a big win for the Steelmen's social media team in London Read more ...

C02 crisis makes a mockery of ‘global Britain' | Letters

Alistair Wood saystoday's crises are caused by the UK selling off its most valuable assets, while Gary Nethercott asks what happened to Tory ‘market solutions' Reading your... Read more ...