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UK fights digital piracy and counterfeit goods with new £3m funding

Intellectual property crime in Britain is being dealt with by the City of London Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU), which has received a commitment of a funding boost totalling GBP3m to cover the next 2 years, up to 2017, from the UK government, the Department […]

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UK Manufacturing

UK manufacturing output still on the rise

Despite the general concept that manufacturing is disappearing from Britain, total manufacturing output is now actually slightly higher than forty years ago, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed on

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Indecon study shows Irish Stock Exchange generates economic benefits

New analysis on the economic impact of Ireland’s stock market and securities industry from economic consultants Indecon has shown that Irish economy has

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Welsh government moves towards fiscal devolution settlement

The Welsh government is to be given greater autonomy over landfill tax, stamp duty land tax and income tax for the first time, HM Treasury, the UK government’s

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Turnover increases in Euro money markets

Segments of the Euro money markets grew by 4%, to EUR79trn in the second quarter of 2014, compared to the second quarter of 2013, according to the Euro

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Estimated 62% of young adults relying on  payday loans to make ends meet

Young British people aged 17 to 24, who are struggling to make ends meet, are turning to risky credit options according to figures released on Thursday by consumer

China

UK government successfully issues first Renminbi sovereign bond

A sovereign bond valued at RMB3bn, has been issued by the UK government, the first western country to issue a bond in Chinese currency, the economic and finance

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New economic regulator to ensure open and transparent payments system in UK

HM Treasury, the UK government's economic and finance ministry, announced on Tuesday that from April next year, a new Payment Systems Regulator (PSR) will be responsible for making

Renewable Energy

IEA report reveals investments in energy efficiency help growth in energy productivity

The International Energy Agency (IEA), an autonomous organisation which works to ensure reliable, affordable and clean energy for its 29 member countries, released its Energy Efficiency Market Report

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UK manufacturing and production output rises in August 2014 

Production and manufacturing output in the UK has increased according to the Index of Production, August 2014 released on Tuesday by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the

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