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17 September 2014 Last updated at 19:06 ET

Scotland's jobless total down 15,000jobcentre plus pic

Unemployment in Scotland falls by 15,000 to 168,000 between May and July, taking the unemployment rate down to 6%.


Shoppers at a Tesco Extra supermarket in WatfordUK inflation rate falls to 1.5%

Cheaper food and fuel prices helped to push down the UK consumer price inflation rate to 1.5% in August, official figures show.

Generic picture of casino chips and playing cardsVideo security firm sees profit rise

The video security firm IndigoVision announces a rise in sales and profits as new contracts take effect.

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