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Attempt to stop takeover by Chevron as battle over prized US shale assets intensifies

Aircraft maker suspends guidance on future earnings amid uncertainty over troubled jet

HSBC and BlackRock chiefs lead embrace of kingdom despite continued crackdown on dissent

Washington spells out concerns over UK decision on 5G mobile network access

Some believe the longtime friend of Donald Trump has been a poor steward of other people’s capital

When we face chronic stress, it cannot be fixed by yoga and mindfulness alone

China Three Gorges’ offer was conditional on scrapping a voting rights cap

Narrow decision means vote of no confidence cannot take place before December

Granddaughter of company co-founder argues top executive bonuses should be halved

Leading hedge fund firm will reduce reliance on following trends in financial markets

Scale of bombings raises concern about new wave of terror strikes

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US president says White House will fight subpoenas from Democrat-controlled committees

Drug company’s chief Michel Vounatsos says it has the cash for share buybacks and M&A

Further escalation of tensions could knock 2% off US GDP, research finds

Stephen Moore’s columns underscore gender equality issues facing the economic profession

Opinion

As the latest theatre for regional score-settling, the battered country is braced for more bloodshed

Highlights

A new cultural divide is opening up over reviving the ‘national myth’ or dismantling it

Beijing to defend initiative as it welcomes 37 heads of state to summit this week

The core ideas that have sustained foreign policy for decades are under attack from rising nationalism

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Technology

Snap beats the Street, Wirecard’s lucrative partners, NewsGuard UK launch

FT Magazine Gillian Tett

Understanding precisely how tech businesses use our data is crucial if we are to have a sensible debate on reforming them

SoftBank-funded service targets expansion in Europe

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