17 September 2014 Last updated at 21:29 ET

US Fed to end stimulus in OctoberThe Federal Reserve

The US Federal Reserve says it will raise interest rates once a "considerable time" has passed after its stimulus programme ends in October.


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The UK rate fell to 6.2% in the three months to the end of July, while the number claiming Jobseeker's Allowance has dipped below one million.

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Japan narrows its trade deficit in August as a fall in imports lowers the country's energy bill for the month.

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