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Facebook and Twitter remove profiles ‘attempting to sow political discord’

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Business Roundtable urges companies to consider the environment and workers

Economy has gone from being the powerhouse of the region to one of its laggards

Home Office reassurance to EU nationals leaves confusion over Brexit policy

A synchronised global recession is likely, punctuated by a step-by-step downturn

Start-up Cerebras has developed processor bigger than iPad to help train AI systems

Tech groups allowed to continue selling to telecoms equipment maker under certain circumstances

Analysts say ultra-long debt could be illiquid and not significantly cut borrowing costs

Property owners have limited recourse if office space provider fails to pay rent

Banks and asset managers to discuss flexible working practices in male-dominated sector

French president calls for global order to be reshaped to deal with crises

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Tehran believes Revolutionary Guards’ strategy shows it can stand up to Trump

Ecigarette maker plots overseas expansion despite scrutiny over teenage uptake

Vindicated over infamous Ponzi scheme, the financial sleuth is still waiting for a big payday

Resurgent Peronist party tries to quell market fears of a return to populist past

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A new book unpicks the bias in business culture that leads us to think harshly of women

Celebration of Iron Curtain coming down contrasts with support for Serbia fence

Hostile takeovers and other corporate actions once deemed taboo stage comeback

Markets News

Analysts say central bank faces tough choice: inflict more pain on lenders or risk yen rally

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Analysts fear ‘wildly volatile’ September and October for pound

Analysts say ultra-long debt could be illiquid and not significantly cut borrowing costs

Technology

iPhone maker boosts spending to draw stars such as Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon

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Facebook and Twitter remove profiles ‘attempting to sow political discord’

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Instagram and WhatsApp integration could stymie antitrust action, US trade commission head says

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