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Chancellor considers rare three-way union with Greens and Free Democrats

Dara Khosrowshahi admits mistakes as London mayor says talks with TfL can take place

Report highlights stark inequalities as 50m remain in ‘distressed communities’

Fears over threat to Kurdistan exports combined with strong Chinese buying lift Brent crude

Index funds have outperformed most equity managers for a decade, but tighter monetary policies lead active investors to believe it is their moment

Automated routine work is everywhere — even coaching

Voters in Iraq’s northern Kurdistan pour into polling stations to cast their ballots

Tailored curbs on 8 nationalities replace ban on travellers from 6 Muslim-majority states

Trump’s son-in-law denies he used personal account to conduct official business

Pharmaceuticals group to license four of its experimental medicines to new company SpringWorks

Deal is largest European leveraged buyout in almost five years

Anglo-Dutch consumer group targets South Korea’s $13bn beauty market

US News

Latest bid to repeal and replace Obamacare appears set to fail in Congress

Authority on New York recovery calls for ‘trillions of dollars’ of infrastructure investment

Trade commission rules domestic panel makers seriously injured by foreign competition

Analysis US trade

Several trade cases may allow president to fulfil his protectionist promises


Instant Insight Edward Luce

US president is once again stoking national disharmony for political ends

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Highlights from John McDonnell's party conference speech

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Improved business schools and the chance to network rival the prestige of western MBAs

Market’s growth raises questions over what exactly constitutes ‘green’

Retailers and food companies among those buying insurance against sterling’s moves

Markets News

Fears over threat to Kurdistan exports combined with strong Chinese buying lift Brent crude

Bund yields tick lower; Brent nears $58 a barrel

Dollar versus euro and the future of the pound also in focus


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