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UK house prices dip slightly: ONS

May 23, 2019 admin 0

The average house price in the United Kingdom dropped slightly in March 2019 compared with a month earlier, according to figures released Wednesday by Office for National Statistics (ONS). The UK House Price Index showed […]

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U.S. oil imports, exports down last week: EIA

May 23, 2019 admin 0

U.S. crude oil imports and exports both decreased during the week ending May 17, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said Wednesday. U.S. crude oil imports averaged 6.9 million barrels per day (b/d) last week, […]

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Britain’s 2nd biggest steel maker enters insolvency

May 23, 2019 admin 0

British Steel, the country’s second largest steel producer has entered into compulsory liquidation, said British government’s Insolvency Service in a press release on Wednesday. It said that the High Court ordered British Steel into compulsory […]

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Turkey’s consumer confidence index declines in May

May 22, 2019 admin 0

Turkish consumers’ confidence in the economy declined in May, Turkish Statistical Institute announced on Tuesday. Data released by the institution showed that consumer confidence index was 55.3 this month, down over eight points compared with […]

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Lebanon’s cabinet imposes flat tax on imports

May 22, 2019 admin 0

Lebanese Economy Minister Mansour Bteish announced on Tuesday that the cabinet has approved a decision to impose a flat tax of 2 percent on some imports to protect local production, local media reported. “We are […]