ADVFN - Advanced Financial Network.
HOME» NASDAQ » N » NWSA Stock Price » NWSA Stock News

News Share News

 News (mm) Stock Price
NWSA Stock Price
 News (mm) Stock Chart
NWSA Stock Chart
 News (mm) Stock News
NWSA Stock News
 News (mm) Company Information
NWSA Company Information
 News (mm) Stock Trades
NWSA Stock Trades

UK Prime Minister: Government Will Stick To Austerity Plans

LONDON -(Dow Jones)- Official figures showing the U.K. has slipped back into recession are disappointing, but the coalition government will stick to its austerity plans and keep interest rates low, Prime Minister David Cameron said Wednesday. U.K. gross domestic product fell 0.2% in the first quarter of this year after a 0.3% contraction in the final three months of 2011. It is the first time the economy has contracted for two consecutive quarters--the standard definition of a recession--since early 2009. "This is a tough and difficult situation that the economy is in, but the one thing we mustn't do is abandon public spending and deficit reduction plans because the solution to a debt crisis cannot be more debt," he told parliament. Cameron also said he had full confidence in culture minister Jeremy Hunt. Hunt is under pressure to resign over his dealings during media company News Corp's (NWS, NWSA) efforts to gain full control of British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC (BSYBY, BSY.LN). News Corp. owns Dow Jones & Co., publisher of this newswire and The Wall Street Journal. -By Nicholas Winning, Dow Jones Newswires, +444 207 842 9498; nick.winning@dowjones.com

Stock News for News (NWSA)
DateTimeHeadline
12/06/201618:10:00WPP Spending $70 Million with Snapchat
12/05/201616:24:30Current Report Filing (8-k)
12/02/201612:00:00FCC Raises Fresh Concerns Over 'Zero-Rating' by AT&T, Verizon
12/01/201622:30:00Theranos Investor Riley Bechtel Steps Down From Board
12/01/201617:00:00CBS All Access Secures Rights to Stream NFL Games
11/30/201614:30:00AppNexus Files Confidentially for IPO
11/30/201610:40:00U.S. Pending Home Sales Edged Higher in October
11/30/201600:01:00Realtor.com® Forecasts Post-Election Economy to Result in Higher...
11/29/201619:10:00Trump Plans to Name Steven Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary
11/29/201611:02:00News Corp to Participate in UBS 44th Annual Global Media and...
11/27/201620:10:00Moana' Makes Splash at Box Office
11/23/201614:00:00Memoirs of Megyn Kelly, Bernie Sanders Selling Briskly
11/22/201612:40:00Pearson Learns Painful Lessons as Common Core Fails to Pay Off
11/22/201610:50:00U.S. Existing-Home Sales Highest Since February 2007
11/18/201610:20:00DraftKings and FanDuel Agree to Merge
11/17/201609:00:00Preeminent Design Site Remodelista Announces Holiday Markets...
11/15/201613:20:00News Corp's Dow Jones Reaches Contract With Union
11/15/201609:00:00Realtor.com® unveils new and expanded experience for consumers...
11/14/201606:12:31Current Report Filing (8-k)
11/13/201621:50:00Messaging Startup Slack Braces for Competition

News and other NASDAQ stock quotes are delayed by at least 20 minutes.
All other stock price and quote data is delayed by at least 15 minutes unless otherwise stated. By accessing the services available at ADVFN you are agreeing to be bound by ADVFN's Terms & Conditions
Contact Us | Copyright 1999-2016 ADVFN PLC. | Privacy Policy | Investment Warning | Data accreditations | Investor Relations

ADVFNADVFN ItalyADVFN GermanyADVFN FranceADVFN BrazilADVFN JapanADVFN UKADVFN US