Osborne: GDP figures are boost for economic security
Chancellor George Osborne has welcomed the latest GDP figures as "more evidence that our long-term economic plan is working".
The UK economy grew by 1.9% in 2013, its strongest rate since 2007, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Mr Osborne told MPs in the House of Commons that; "These numbers are a boost for the economic security of hard working people".
28 Jan 2014
- From the section Business