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The economy expanded at a rate of 0.8 per cent in the third quarter of 2010, at a time when the David Cameron-led government is taking corrective measures to boost its financial health.

The company's sales increased to $21.03 billion in the third quarter ended September 30, from $16.17 billion in the year-ago period - a growth of 30.05 per cent.
The iPhone maker generated a record revenue of $20.34 billion in the fourth quarter ended September 25, compared to $12.2 billion in the year-ago period.
The Ratan Tata-led Group's donation, managed by its philanthropic units, is the the largest from an international donor in the institute's 102-year history.
A media report says Michael Geoghegan will put in his papers if not appointed the chairman after Stephen Green steps down from the post by the end of this year.
The profits jumped tp $1.35 billion for June-August quarter, driven by strong growth in the technology giant's software and hardware businesses.
Curbing global trade imbalances, need for greater flexibility in exchange rates and IMF reforms are likley to dominate the G-20 meet that kicks off this weekend.
US President Barack Obama said although the economy is growing and more jobs are being created, there is still a long way to go.
Software-maker Adobe Systems Inc has reported a 69 per cent jump in profit to $230 million in the quarter ended September 3 on strong sales.
The technology ginats had been wrangling over Mark Hurd, a high profile Wall Street executive, who joined Oracle earlier this month after exiting rival HP.
BlackBerry-maker Research in Motion says it is hopeful that its dispute with India and the UAE over the issue of data security will be resolved successfully.