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BBC : Business last Update at 23:36 GMT, Tuesday, 22 June 2010 00:36 UK. June 22nd., 2010

Page last updated at 23:36 GMT, Tuesday, 22 June 2010 00:36 UK US Gulf oil drilling ban blocked A US federal court judge blocks President Barack Obama's six-month moratorium on deep water oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. Global deepwater oil production Newfoundland drilling continues Q&A: Scale of BP oil spill UK sales tax will rise to 20% VAT will rise to 20% and benefits are being cut as UK Chancellor George Osborne unveils his "tough but fair" Budget. Surprise fall in US home sales Sales of previously-owned US homes fell unexpectedly in May despite tax credits, figures suggest.