U.K. Economy Seen Expanding 0.6% as Recovery Gains Momentum

U.K. Economy Seen Expanding 0.6% as Recovery Gains Momentum

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A Foxtons estate agents sign advertises a residential property as 'Sold' in the Brixton district of London. Reports this month showed improvements in house prices, retail sales and the labor market, suggesting consumers are driving the economy’s escape from recession.