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French minister warns EU cannot support Brexit blueprint that would weaken bloc

Audi, Mercedes and BMW conduct trials despite having to partner with Beijing groups

US exposure being pared back as more enticing opportunities are found in Europe and Asia

Investors questioned assumptions even before PC maker unveiled plan to relist shares

Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger leave six years after $1bn takeover

Appointment demonstrates Ana Botín’s determination to get bank back on front foot

Army reservist is alleged to have targeted defence contractor employees

Growing trend of nationalisation sparks warnings of risk to economic vitality

Chipmaker alleges that Intel is chief beneficiary of Apple’s alleged infringement

Departure after 3 months deals blow to Macri’s efforts to restore investor confidence

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Carmaker hopes China sales will offset US protectionism and supply-chain issues

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Investors demand evidence on its effort to avert violence with its products

Deputy attorney-general set for make-or-break meeting with Donald Trump on Thursday

Société Générale and Santander sign up for plan to smooth cross-border transfers

Big players switch approach amid fears state legislation could become default position



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Bonds and currencies largely steady while oil pulls back after Trump’s Opec blast


Index provider proposes 20% A-shares inclusion and addition of smaller tech stocks


US exposure being pared back as more enticing opportunities are found in Europe and Asia


An illustrated satire of the post-crisis world

Automatons without security safeguards can be weaponised

Finding staff who have the right skills in both AI and cyber security demands new thinking on hiring

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