ONS announce latest GDP figures showing 0.5% growth
The UK economy grew by 0.5% in the third quarter of 2011, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
The growth in the July-to-September period compared with a 0.1% expansion in gross domestic product (GDP) in the previous quarter.
Joe Grice, the Chief Economist at the ONS told a news conference that growth from the third quarter last year had been relatively modest.
01 Nov 2011
- From the section Business