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UK retail sales surge more than expected

LONDON: British retail sales rose far more than expected in March, official data showed, despite political uncertainty over Brexit and turmoil for department stores. Total sales increased by 1.1 per cent compared to February, when they rose 0.6pc, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said in a statement. The March ...

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UK retail sales win Black Friday boost

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LONDON: British retail sales surged in November from the previous month, official data showed Thursday, boosted by Black Friday price reductions in the run-up to Christmas. Sales rose 1.1 percent compared to October, the Office for National Statistics calculated, beating analysts’ consensus forecast for a 0.4 percent increase. The data ...

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