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British Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond is now delivering his annual budget speech to the Parliament with key quotes, via Reuters, found below.

  • Will provide extra £1 billion to Defence Ministry for this year and next.
  • Events in Pittsburgh show battle against anti-semitism did not end with world war two.
  • Will give schools one-off capital payment of 10,000 pounds per primary school and 50,000 pounds per secondary school.
  • School capital funding totals 400 mln sterling.
  • Total public investment will grow 30 pct to its highest sustained level in 40 years.