Hot Off The Wires - 20 February 2020

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Hot Off The Wires - 20 February 2020


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  • The world economy faces an £850bn hit if the deadly coronavirus becomes a full-blown pandemic, Oxford Economic has warned.

  • Companies will need to train more British workers to fill vacancies when the new immigration system kicks in requiring foreign workers to have qualifications and the ability to speak English, Priti Patel, the home secretary, has said.

  • Inflation in the UK jumped to six-month high thanks to rising bills, pricier petrol and more expensive clothes.

  • House prices have increased in every region in the UK for the first time in two years, data compiled by the Land Registry showed, as the Conservative party’s election victory and a more settled economic outlook calmed buyers’ nerves.


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