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Retailers net World Cup windfall

England’s run to the last eight has generated £1.33 billion.

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BCC downgrades economic growth forecast

‘Lacklustre outlook’ for consumer spending and business investment.

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Freelancers drive self-employment growth

Number of highly-skilled freelancers up 46% since 2008.

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Stamp duty break would ‘kickstart the market’

Chancellor considers stamp duty holiday ahead of Budget.

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Simplified VAT system outlined

Business group welcomes report as ‘long overdue’.

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Interest rates climb to 0.5%

Bank of England raises interest rates for first time in more than a decade.

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