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Figures published today by The Pensions Regulator show that more than four million workers have now been automatically enrolled into a workplace pension. You can view the automatic enrolment monthly declaration of compliance (registration) report in research and analysis.
Greece's economy is shrinking at its slowest rate in nearly six years. Official figures released today from the Statistical Authority show that Greece's economy was only 0.2% smaller in the second quarter than it had been a year earlier - the lowest since the third quarter of 2008.
The risk related to the exposure of Hong Kong banks to mainland China is controllable, the chief executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority has said.
China's export volume was stronger than expected in July due to recovering external demand, with the monthly trade surplus hitting an all-time high, according to new customs data published on 8 August.
Media reports on the deepening of mixed-ownership reform for certain State-owned banks have intensified recently, but analysts said the results of the reform remain to be seen and its pace will be slower than expected.