UK inflation hits 40-year high of 9% - CNN
  • CNN
  • May 18, 2022

British inflation leapt last month to its highest annual rate since 1982, piling pressure on finance minister Rishi Sunak to step up help for households facing a worsening cost-of-living crisis....

Stock rally losing puff as economic growth doubts grow - Reuters
  • Reuters
  • May 18, 2022

Asia's stock markets eked out their fourth straight session of gains on Wednesday, but the recent rally lost momentum as nagging doubts about inflation and the drag from rate rises overshadowed bits and pieces of good news about the global growth outlook....