Sales of British salmon helped the UK export a record amount of food and drink in the first half of the year, according to industry figures.
Employers have been slapped with a record �1.9 million fine and forced to dish out extra money to staff for failing to pay a minimum wage.
World equity markets and US bond yields fell while gold rose on Thursday as investors favoured safe-haven investments amid growing scepticism US President Donald Trump, embroiled in controversy, would achieve his economic agenda.
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Drilling has started on the first UK shale well for six years even as debate intensifies among geologists over how much gas is available for fracking.