UK pay squeeze comes to an end

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    The UK pay squeeze has come to an end as wage rises have moved above the rate of inflation for the first time in a year.

    Latest estimates show that average weekly earnings for employees in Britain in real terms increased by 0.2% excluding bonuses, and by 0.1% including bonuses, compared with a year earlier.

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