easyJet continued to forecast growth in revenue and profit for the full year, as forward bookings progressed in line with last year and as the cost of its fuel bill shrinks by up to £120 million due to lower oil prices. (Photograph: PHILIPPE HUGUENPHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

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British low cost carrier EasyJet upgraded forecasts for its first-half period, saying it expected foreign currency tailwinds to provide a £20 million boost. Photo: Reuters

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