Suicide blast in Germany injures 12 people

Rejected Syrian asylum seeker perpetrates country’s latest violence

Nintendo says Pokémon earnings ‘limited’

Shares in Japanese games group plunge after no change to forecasts

Guardian hit with record £173m loss

Tough action from new leaders as group exceeds 250 job cut target

Rank and 888 weigh bid for William Hill

Bookmaker says it would consider any proposal

Bosses push for delay to apprentices levy

Tax due to start in April shifts cost of training to employers

Brexit threatens third of commercial property deals

Concerns linger over pricing but bulk of transactions go ahead

Trump suggests US could pull out of WTO

Move could come if plans to repatriate jobs are challenged

May aims to allay Brexit fears in Belfast

PM will promise no reinstatement of ‘hard border’ in Ireland

Verizon in $5bn deal for core Yahoo unit

Move will end uncertainty over future of struggling internet group

Veolia gives UK £750m vote of confidence

Post-Brexit boost as group plans 600 jobs and investment drive

Italy finance minister rejects banks bail-in

Padoan denies ‘systemic’ banking problem on sidelines of G20

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Jeff Zucker, CNN — newsman on a roll

A focus on the big story and election drama has helped revive the cable channel

Arm sale is case of seeking cash premium

Boards have a duty to think more widely when it comes to bid approaches

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