3 months UK pay growth rises to 11-year high, job creation beats forecasts MB |Biz
By Reuters  LONDON – Britain’s labour market showed unexpected strength in the second quarter, in sharp contrast with last week’s figures showing economic contraction over the same period as the country gears up for Brexit. Workers walk to work during the morning rush hour in the financial district of Canary Wharf in London, Britain, January 26, 2017. (REUTERS / Eddie Keogh / MANILA BULLETIN) Total earnings growth, including bonuses, rose by an annual 3.7% in the three months to June, official data showed, the highest rate since June 2008 and rising from 3.5% in May, and in-line with forecasts in ... more