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Barnier lays down conditions ahead of summit where PM will seek extension

New Stadia service will be available this year but no details given on price

Independent inspector general to carry out audit of the jet’s certification process

Shares slide almost 6% as concerns rise about slowing economic activity

Populist presidents express mutual admiration and vow to work closely on Venezuela

Balance sheet and outlook in focus as Powell preaches monetary policy patience

Aid agencies warn of humanitarian crisis in some of Africa’s poorest countries

Diplomat sparks anger after public criticism of Berlin’s military spending plan

Brewer reduces influence of 3G and installs ex-Altria boss Martin Barrington as chair

Exits underline shift since Chinese takeover of influential investment bank

Board appointments come as company completes sale of Hollywood assets to Disney

US News

David Cicilline says FTC should launch a competition probe into social media giant

Facebook-owned platform partners with 20 vendors including Adidas, Burberry and Zara

Lawyers for US regulators urge judge to hold Tesla chief in contempt of court

Targeting, based on age, race or gender, stopped users from seeing job and housing ads

Opinion

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Allocators such as pension funds want more exposure to Asia in their portfolios

Tory leadership contenders need backing of Eurosceptic and mainstream MPs

Physical gold ETFs lose their lustre as market optimism blooms elsewhere

Markets News

British stocks such as Vodafone and BP will have to be traded within the EU warns Esma

Hedge funds say pound remains difficult to trade despite prospects of no-deal receding

Technology

New Stadia service will be available this year but no details given on price

Targeting, based on age, race or gender, stopped users from seeing job and housing ads

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