BBC.- The UK’s economy rebounded from recession in July to September, but growth showed signs of slowing down at the end of the three months.
BBC.- UK trade with the EU faces «significant disruption» when the Brexit transition period ends in January, a government spending watchdog has said.
BBC.- Trades Union Congress general secretary Frances O’Grady has told its annual meeting the chancellor must «stand by working families» as the furlough scheme nears its end.
BBC.- The UK has struck its first major post-Brexit trade pact after signing a deal with Japan that aims to boost trade between the countries by about £15bn.
BBC.- Ministers are planning new legislation that could override a key part of last year’s EU withdrawal agreement.
BBC.- The UK economy suffered its biggest slump on record between April and June as coronavirus lockdown measures pushed the country officially into recession.
BBC.- Employment in the UK fell by the largest amount in over a decade between April and June, official figures show.
BBC.- The UK economic slump caused by Covid-19 will be less severe than expected, but the recovery will also take longer, the Bank of England has said.
Perú21.- En su exposición ante el Congreso de la República, Pedro Cateriano, saliente premier, se refirió al Acuerdo Comercial con el Reino Unido, el mismo que fue remitido al Legislativo para su aprobación, ratificación y entrada en vigor. Como se recuerda, al producirse el Brexit, se buscó un tratado bilateral con este país para mantener los beneficios establecidos con la Unión Europea.
BBC.- Closing the government scheme which is paying furloughed workers’ wages is a «mistake», an economic research group has said.