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Javid plans first post-Brexit budget on November 6

British finance minister Sajid Javid said on Monday he planned to deliver the first post-Brexit budget statement on Nov. 6, less than a week after the country's deadline for leaving the European Union.

UK economy to dodge pre-Brexit recession but outlook weak

Britain's economy looks to have dodged recession in the run-up to its deadline for leaving the European Union this month but the pace of growth has sagged as exporters felt the impact of the slowing world economy, official data showed on Thursday.

English house builders report weakest demand since 2013

Demand for newly built houses in England has fallen to a six-year low as home buyers await more certainty over Brexit before going ahead with a major purchase, according to an annual survey of small construction companies.

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