Tag: Kwasi Kwarteng
8 months ago
inews.co.uk

'Don't cut taxes': Experts on how Hunt can avoid Autumn Statement omnishambles

Pulling rabbits out hats less important that getting detail right and doing what's best for the country, say Treasury...

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12 months ago
inews.co.uk

Kwarteng blames Bank of England for high inflation and says his mortgage payments have soared

Former Chancellor under Liz Truss says the Bank of England 'was in charge of inflation'

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about 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

What are bonds? Meaning of term and what are index-linked gilts as UK government borrowing soars

Chancellor of the Exchequer Jeremy Hunt says the deficit has soared as a result of Covid-19 spending and the cost of ...

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about 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

UK government borrowing figures released: what Jeremy Hunt has said as ONS data shows big annual ...

Energy prices and record inflation levels have contributed to a surge in public borrowing - with commentators also bl...

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over 1 year ago
dailymail.co.uk

Matt Hancock filmed asking for £10,000-A-DAY fee from fake South Korean firm

Former Health Secretary Matt Hancock and ex-Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng were apparently duped into offering their servi...

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over 1 year ago
telegraph.co.uk

Bank of England made £3.8bn profit from mini-Budget fallout

Buyers paid £23bn for the bonds, netting Threadneedle Street a return of around 20pc

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over 1 year ago
telegraph.co.uk

Kwasi Kwarteng says he and Liz Truss 'blew it'

'People got carried away, myself included', the former chancellor said

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over 1 year ago
portsmouth.co.uk

Aquind hearing: a five-year fight sees latest battle in the Royal Courts of Justice

FACING hundreds of pages of documentation on Aquind’s five-year fight to dig up vast swathes of Portsmouth, the judge...

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over 1 year ago
portsmouth.co.uk

Daggers drawn in court as decision to turn down Aquind plan for Portsmouth goes under judge's mic...

AS PROTESTERS from Portsmouth raise their banners against Aquind outside the Royal Courts of Justice, inside lawyers ...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

New £900 cost of living payment confirmed for ‘vulnerable people’

Chancellor Jeremy Hunt has set out new cost of living support payments

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over 1 year ago
shieldsgazette.com

Autumn Statement measures will 'get country on road to recovery' - despite tough decisions, says ...

South Tyneside’s only Conservative politician has said the Government’s tax and spending plans announced this week wi...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

45p income tax rate explained as Jeremy Hunt says more high earners will pay it

The Chancellor has changed the tax on the UK’s wealthiest people as part of a budget intended to ease the cost of liv...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Energy bills will rise to £3,000 but more support given to vulnerable households

Chancellor Jeremy Hunt announced the government’s plans for energy bills support in today’s autumn statement.

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Here are 5 things we can expect to hear during Jeremy Hunt’s autumn budget

The autumn statement is taking place today, with the Chancellor of the Exchequer expected to announce a return to aus...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Austerity explained - how economic policy affected the UK in the 2010s

The Autumn Budget 2022 is due to be delivered by Jeremy Hunt this week, with many expecting it to contain tax hikes a...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Here are 5 things we can expect to hear during Jeremy Hunt’s autumn budget

The next budget is due to take place on Thursday, with the Chancellor set to have to balance the cost of living crisi...

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Labour demand Truss and Kwarteng hand back part of their Cabinet severance pay-outs

MPs will vote on whether Truss and Kwarteng should hand back at least £6,000 from their severance payments

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

Kwarteng told Truss to ‘slow’ reforms as he slams ‘mad’ decision to sack him

The former Chancellor refused to apologise for the financial turmoil caused by his and Liz Truss’s disastrous mini-bu...

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over 1 year ago
scotsman.com

Analysis: Liz Truss resigns leaving her party divided and its credibility in tatters

Liz Truss has resigned after a mini-budget seemingly designed to force her out.

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over 1 year ago
nationalworld.com

How the pound’s value compares to other currencies as Liz Truss resigns as PM

The pound’s value had been forced to record lows by the mini budget, but Liz Truss’s resignation as Prime Minister ha...

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over 1 year ago
liverpoolworld.uk

Who is new home secretary Grant Shapps- and how old is he?

Grant Shapps has taken up his first government role since leaving the Department for Transport earlier this year

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almost 2 years ago
scotsman.com

Scotland should have lower taxes than UK, claims minister dogged by accusations of 'cronyism'

Scotland should use its tax-varying powers to drop its income tax rate below that of the UK’s in what would be an “in...

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almost 2 years ago
portsmouth.co.uk

Aquind hearing: Date set for judicial review over controversial infrastructure project

A DATE has been set for the judicial review hearing into the decision to reject proposals for the controversial £1.2b...

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

When Liz Truss’s National Insurance tax cut will come into effect explained

New Chancellor Jeremy Hunt has confirmed the Liz Truss government is sticking by its plan to reverse the Rishi Sunak ...

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

Liz Truss wanted to reward the 1%. Now it’s the 99% who will pay for her mistakes

The cost of living crisis was bad enough before the UK was subjected to ‘Trussonomics’. How did we end up with such i...

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

Jeremy Hunt scraps the 1p income tax cut - how much would it have saved you?

The new Chancellor has scrapped the 1p cut from the basic rate of income tax despite Kwasi Kwarteng bringing the meas...

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almost 2 years ago
liverpoolworld.uk

Which post Second World War Prime Minister had the shortest tenure?

Liz Truss has been Prime Minister since September 6

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

When Jeremy Hunt will give next fiscal statement after major u-turn announcement

Liz Truss and Kwasi Kwarteng spooked markets with their mini budget, with new Chancellor Jeremy Hunt now hoping to ea...

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

Five million families face yearly mortgage bills rise of £5,100 by end of 2024

Experts said £1,200 of any annual mortgage bill rise will be due to higher interest rates caused by the disastrous mi...

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

Jeremy Hunt reverses ‘almost all’ tax cuts and scales back energy bill support

Jeremy Hunt has scaled back support for household energy bills and ditched tax cuts promised by his predecessor Kwasi...

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

Jeremy Hunt announces energy bill support for all UK households will end in April

The new Chancellor is reversing “almost all” of the tax cuts announced in Kwasi Kwarteng’s mini-budget

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almost 2 years ago
liverpoolworld.uk

Energy support scheme bombshell as Jeremy Hunt bins Liz Truss’ mini-budget

The announcement has seen almost all of the mini-budget plans scrapped

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almost 2 years ago
liverpoolworld.uk

Jeremy Hunt: Who is the new chancellor and previous roles including Foreign Secretary

Jeremy Hunt was appointed chancellor yesterday

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

12 years and four Prime Ministers - could Truss lose the Conservative Party power?

There have been three Conservative Prime Ministers in the last four years - could Truss be the last?

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

As Liz Truss’ future looks unsure, could Boris Johnson come back - would he want to?

As he left office, Boris Johnson hinted at a future return - even he wouldn’t have expected it so soon

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almost 2 years ago
telegraph.co.uk

Liz Truss news: Jeremy Hunt warns we need tax rises and wide spending cuts - live updates

The new Chancellor has warned Britain will need both tax rises and wide spending cuts as the Government reforms its e...

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

Snap elections in the UK explained - could Prime Minister Liz Truss call for one

Former Tory Prime Ministers Theresa May and Boris Johnson both called snap elections during their time in power

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almost 2 years ago
portsmouth.co.uk

Ex-health secretary Jeremy Hunt appointed chancellor after Kwasi Kwarteng's resignation

JEREMY Hunt has been appointed as the new Chancellor of the Exchequer.

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almost 2 years ago
nationalworld.com

Kwarteng sacked as chancellor after 38 days - who is the shortest serving chancellor?

Kwasi Kwarteng managed a brief 38 days in office - but is he the shortest serving chancellor Britain has seen?

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