20 August 2014 Last updated at 06:46

Japanese exports rebound in JulyTokyo port cargo loading zone

Exports from Japan show a surprise pick-up in July, reigniting hopes of growth for the world's third largest economy.


 Shoppers carrying bags on Oxford StreetInflation falls more than expected

The annual rate of UK inflation rate falls more than expected in July to 1.6% as the cost of clothing, footwear, food and non-alcoholic drinks eases during the month.

Generic picture of oil platformUK oil forecasts 'too pessimistic'

Future North Sea oil and gas revenues could be six times higher than an economic watchdog has forecast, a report claims.

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