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Tech group announces it will expand US operations and create 20,000 jobs

Airbus able to keep line open following $16bn deal for 36 aircraft

Bundesbank chief intervenes after unions start to push for wage increases


Fixed income trading revenues fall nearly 50% in fourth-quarter

Britain’s future is of a nation badly diminished in Europe and unloved in the US

World’s biggest chipmaker was hit hardest by Meltdown and Spectre scare

GDP accelerates despite efforts to curb financial risk from excessive debt

Energomash-Great Wall negotiations confirm predicted ‘challenge to US air superiority’

British PM agrees to pay £44.5m for tighter border controls in northern France

Deal reached between Merkel’s CDU and the SPD would use up surplus accumulated over years

Regulatory green light for Beijing-controlled semiconductor group’s Akrion purchase

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Companies cite national security concerns after ‘decimation’ of domestic sector

American held as agencies continue to probe collapse of intelligence network in China

DoJ case relates to market manipulation before Hewlett-Packard’s takeover bid for Autonomy

Five officers in total face court-martial hearings after 17 sailors were killed in 2 accidents


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70-metre embroidered cloth has not left French soil in 940 years

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Frustration has seen protests across country amid brain drain of skilled Tunisians

Institutions are changing to attract talent

Flagship education scheme suspended after claims it was hijacked by Islamists

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Tech leads European stocks after Apple spending pledge lifts sector

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Treasuries, the dollar, Nafta and the economies of the US and China all face some uncertainty

Investors left with losses from ‘synthetic securitisation’ sold by the bank


Expanding into other markets or acquiring more content will be expensive


Google’s China plan, Hike takes on Whatsapp, GrowPods’ salad days  


World’s biggest chipmaker was hit hardest by Meltdown and Spectre scare

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