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Preliminary injunction issued after finding that Apple violated two patents

French president offers minimum wage rise, tax-free bonuses and reversal of pension charge

Action throws spotlight on future of company’s chief executive Hiroto Saikawa

Finance chief to fight extradition request from the US

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The campaign for a new referendum on leaving the EU is gathering pace

The need for engineers and support personnel raises questions about profitability

Planned closure of social network is being brought forward by four months

Pivot under Donald Trump presents challenge to climate negotiators gathered in Poland

Reserve Bank of India head has been at odds with the government over its independence

Survey highlights growing concern among communities over rising hostilities

Chief says firm will not spare anyone involved in sexual harassment or bullying

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Companies speed up shipments and shift production to mitigate impact of trade wars

Gun rights activist is accused of trying to infiltrate Republican party

Hedge fund teams up with Siris Capital to acquire provider of tech services

Pharmaceuticals chief will replace John Milligan who announced his departure in July

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Five years after quitting Nasdaq the technology group is to return to the public markets after a fierce fight over valuation

The coffee chain chief is building a robust company that can outlast any leader

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Harvard professor’s book holds some uncomfortable truths for the Washington ‘blob’

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European stocks end lower; sterling tumbles after May delays parliamentary vote

Rise in price of British government debt underscores investor growth concerns

LCH among those looking at issuing formal notices to close out derivatives positions

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FOI requests reveal ‘alarming’ discrepancies in resources and training

Planned closure of social network is being brought forward by four months

Preliminary injunction issued after finding that Apple violated two patents

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