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3rd August 2017
SME manufacturers grew at the fastest pace in 7 years as demand for exports remained strong in Q2 2017.
2nd August 2017
Women aged between 60 and 62 are £32 per week poorer after pension age changes.
1st August 2017
Stamp duty payments reached a total £8.3 billion in 2016, up from £7.1 billion in 2015.
31st July 2017
As many as 200,000 savers may have paid too much tax on one-off withdrawals.
28th July 2017
Home secretary moves to allay fears over skilled foreign worker shortage after Brexit.