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British finance minister Hammond says to focus on productivity
June 18, 2017 / 9:56 AM / 6 months ago

British finance minister Hammond says to focus on productivity

LONDON (Reuters) - British finance minister Philip Hammond said his medium term focus would be to improve productivity.

He said there were three ways to increase spending on public services: raising taxes, borrowing more or improving productivity.

Reporting by Paul Sandle; editing by Guy Faulconbridge.

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