Investors alarmed over escalating tariff face-off between US and China

updated

Idea for triage of asylum seekers skirts policy divisions but faces legal obstacles

White House relations with corporate America worsened by separation of migrant families

Euro falls 0.8 per cent against the dollar following ECB chief’s Sintra speech

Deal has symbolic weight but falls short of French hopes

new

Business struggles to respond to young consumer demand for more natural products

Instant Insight Gideon Rachman

The German chancellor and the US president represent different positions on migration

Third China trip this year as North Korean leader pushes for relaxation of sanctions

US commerce secretary shorted Navigator Holdings before a critical article appeared

Chief Rich Handler hails ‘excellent’ environment for investment banking

AI-enabled system comes up only slightly short in making persuasive arguments

Move is part of push to expand voice-powered devices beyond the home

US News

Criticism of Europe comes as his own policy on child migrants is attacked from all sides

Lawsuit is a key test of how antitrust rules can be applied to online marketplaces 

Stuart Grant says its courts and politicians are too keen to woo corporations

Bank chief says bankers need to be vigilant at a time when profits are rising

Opinion

Highlights

Explaining investor thinking as presidential ructions rattle international policy makers

President pleads for stability in country that has continued to become poorer

Comments by Qatar Airways chief underlined problems in sector over gender diversity

Markets News

Investors alarmed over escalating tariff face-off between US and China

updated

Oilseed futures contract plumbs lowest level since March 2016 in ‘bloodbath’

Not all funds willing to buy the dip as 100-year bond trades well below 80 cents

Technology

Cyber security company made its name by discovering Russian hackers had breached the DNC

White House relations with corporate America worsened by separation of migrant families

Life & Arts