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Ankara announces aid from Qatar but raises tariffs on US cars, alcohol and cigarettes

Bureaucratic reforms in China have frozen licensing of new games since March

Lawyers wrap up arguments in trial of Trump’s former campaign chairman

Death toll rises to 39 as deputy prime minister blames toll road operator for Genoa disaster

Once considered independent, the judicial system risks becoming politicised by graft scandals

Andrew Brunson’s plight has soured relations and plunged Ankara into currency crisis

New PM Sánchez has been more accommodating but critics say country is under strain

UK researchers develop sensors to investigate areas from dementia to decision-making

Overseas purchasers have snapped up luxury estates to use as ‘bolt-holes’

John Ridding’s move follows sharp jump in 2017 remuneration package to more than £2.5m

Brewer of Corona doubles down on its bet on marijuana ahead of Canadian legalisation

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More tie-ups expected as circulation and print advertising deteriorate

Investment bank LionTree hired to seek buyers for iconic title

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Asking for money is awkward but research shows how to make it easier — and effective

Can tips from business leaders inspire us to make a more organised start to each day?

Some web stars make millions of dollars, but the stress of creating daily content can take its toll

Markets News

EM equity benchmark has dropped more than 20% from January highs

Cost to those borrowing the currency doubled between Monday and Wednesday

Emerging market worries mount despite fresh rally for Turkish lira

Technology

2018 has become an ideal time to sell a combination of debt and equity

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Intel chip flaw, Google tracking, Pixelbook perfect

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