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European Commission had ‘no alternative’ after plan breached prior spending promises

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Trade tensions and signs of slowing worldwide economy see investors retreat

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Dara Khosrowshahi’s comments come on same day as a senior executive resigns

Fink forecasts such ETF assets will rise from $25bn to over $400bn in a decade

The country’s profitable carmakers are being hit quicker than expected by the adoption of electric vehicles and diesel bans

Almost 9 in 10 Android apps are able to share data with Google, study finds

Country chosen ahead of UK because of proximity to existing production hubs

Plan to exit missile accord deepens decay of cold war proliferation deals

TV streaming company prepares fresh push into original content

Buyout of solar maker’s frozen shares for $27bn comes ahead of plan to relist in mainland

Trump’s hardening stance towards Beijing offers Taipei ‘window of opportunity’

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President combines U-turn on Texas senator with attack on migrants and a tax promise

Wall Street group reorganises to offer investment management services to the masses

Monopoly maker says 2018 has been ‘very disruptive year’ for toy industry

Trump’s top economic adviser lowers expectations of truce in tariffs war

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US and other countries urged to follow Germany’s lead and cut arms sales to the kingdom

The contents of the world’s most glamorous nightclub are going up for sale — but with a new £65m venue, the party is far from over

While processes and machinery are vital, managers need the skills to exploit them

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Trade tensions and signs of slowing worldwide economy see investors retreat

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TV streaming company prepares fresh push into original content

Licence approval for UK’s Setl represents a further coup for proponents

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Ride-hailing survey finds third of respondents have received threats from passengers

The money, raised from 2019, will be earmarked to help drivers buy clean-air cars

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