LONDON (dpa-AFX) - The UK jobless rate declined to the lowest since 1975 at
the start of the year as companies hired more staff amid robust economic
The ILO unemployment rate was 4.7 percent in the three months to January versus
GBP/USD is trading at 1.2186, up 0.0030.
The U.K. Office for National Statistics ( ONS) reported that U.K. unemployment improved to 4.7 percent during January from 4.8 percent in December. Earnings, excluding bonuses rose by 2.3 percent versus...
BRUSSELS (dpa-AFX) - After the release of UK unemployment data at 5:30 am ET
Wednesday, the pound inched down against its major rivals.
The pound was trading at 1.2218 against the greenback, 1.2317 against the Swiss
franc, 140.05 against the yen...
Headline unemployment falls to just 4.7% — a level not seen since summer 1975.
Employment rate unchanged at 74.6%, another record high.
Real wage growth is slowing, however, with regular pay increasing by 0.8%, the lowest level since...
BRUSSELS (dpa-AFX) - At 5:30 am ET Wednesday, the Office for National
Statistics is scheduled to issue UK unemployment data. The jobless rate is
forecast to remain unchanged at 4.8 percent in three months to January.
Ahead of the data, the pound...
GBP/USD is trading at 1.2421, down 0.0047.
The U.K. Office for National Statistics (ONS) reported that U.K. unemployment was unchanged at 4.8 percent during the December period. Earnings, excluding bonuses rose by 2.6 percent versus a year ago....
LONDON (dpa-AFX) - UK unemployment dropped in the three months to December
with the corresponding rate remaining at its lowest level in more than a decade
as the number of those with jobs grew, pushing the employment rate to a record
BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (dpa-AFX) - U.K. shares hit their highest level in
a month on Wednesday, as the prospects of higher interest rates lifted banks and
the pound retreated after the release of unemployment report, which showed...
LONDON (dpa-AFX) - U.K. unemployment declined unexpectedly at the end of
2016, while earnings growth accelerated reflecting that the labor market
remained strong despite the 'Brexit' vote.
Data from the Office for National Statistics...