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Senior Doctors In England Accept Pay Deal, End Year-long Dispute

LONDON: Senior doctors in England have accepted a pay offer from the British government that ends a year-long dispute with unprecedented strike action. The British Medical Association (BMA) and the Hospital Consultants and Specialists Association, which represent the senior doctors, who are known as consultants, said Friday that 83% of those casting a vote backed […]Read More

Why Bank Of England Kept Key Interest Rate Unchanged

The Bank of England kept its main interest rate unchanged at a 16-year high of 5.25% on Thursday even though inflation continues to drop from multi-decade peaks. The decision was widely anticipated in financial markets and comes a day after the US Federal Reserve also left its key interest rate unchanged. But unlike the Fed, […]Read More