Omicron sends equity markets sharply lower across the world as investors’ confidence is tested >>
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Equity markets were positive across the world last week, except for China where the concerns about the strength of its property sector and rising Covid-19 cases weighed on markets >>
Everything from the NHS, schools, local transport, culture and leisure sector appear set to benefit from the better-than-expected economic outlook from the Office for Budget Responsibility, but immediate changes to improve the finances of households and businesses remain thin on the ground >>
We now know to expect extra spending on Manchester trams, the NHS, post-16 education, incentives for UK investment…can there be anything left for tomorrow? >>