Tagged With Global Economy

UK inflation unexpectedly surges to 2.1% in May as Brits splurge after lockdown - and economists think prices have further to rise


The UK unemployment rate fell to an eight-month low in April as pubs and restaurants reopened


Why the biggest global boom since World War II won't be good for everyone, according to the World Bank



The US economy is set to grow at the fastest pace since 1984 thanks to stimulus and the rapid vaccine rollout, the OECD said


UK inflation more than doubled to a one-year high in April as the economy reopened and energy prices soared


The UK unemployment rate dropped to 4.8% in the first quarter as the country prepared to reopen from lockdown



The UK unemployment rate dropped to 4.8% in the first quarter as the country prepared to reopen from lockdown


The US dollar slid the most in 9 months in April as the rest of the world's outlook brightened - and analysts say it has further to drop


UK unemployment rate slips unexpectedly to 4.9% in February, but payroll numbers fall ahead of reopening


Americans are sitting on $2.6 trillion in excess savings from the pandemic that can help power a recovery, Moody's says


Global GDP will grow the most since 1980 this year amid widespread vaccination and massive stimulus, Fitch says


Bank of England signals it's not worried by rising bond yields as it leaves monetary policy unchanged



Christine Lagarde calls rising bond yields 'undesirable' as ECB steps up purchases to soothe the market


OECD doubles 2021 US growth prediction to 6.5% after Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus bill


The eurozone economy shrank by less than expected in the final quarter of 2020 - but analysts say the slow rollout of vaccines will limit the recovery


China's GDP grew 6.5% in the final quarter of 2020, making it the only major economy to expand last year



World Bank warns global economy could be heading for a 'lost decade' of growth after the coronavirus pandemic


Lifting lockdowns is unlikely to boost the economic recovery as long as cases remain elevated, IMF says


IMF hints at improved global GDP forecast but warns of 'difficult climb' ahead


Top business leaders say the global economy is facing its worst crisis in 100 years