UK services growth at 11-month lowStaff Writer | September 5, 2017
The UK service sector growth slipped to a 11-month low in August, survey data from IHS Markit and Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply showed Tuesday.
Britain The slowest pace of growth since September 2016
The reading signaled the slowest pace of growth since September 2016. The rates of growth eased since July and remained notably weaker than seen on average in the first half of 2017, Markit said.
Survey respondents said subdued client demand and heightened uncertainty about the domestic economic outlook had weighed on business activity growth in August. ■