Janet L. Yellen, chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, speaking at a conference at Brown University this month. On Wednesday, the Fed released an account of its early May meeting.
A female migrant construction worker walks into her dormitory near newly-built residential apartments in Shanghai August 12, 2013.
A �200m settlement between Royal Bank of Scotland and thousands of aggrieved shareholders has been hit by further delays after it emerged that lawyers were having difficulty tracking down some investors to ask them to agree to the deal.
UK car production fell by 18.2 per cent last month as demand for both domestic and export sales fell and the car market slowed across Europe.
The debt of British households will hit a record high next year, new estimates show, surpassing the pre-financial crisis peak as a surge in credit card borrowing has financed extra spending in recent months.