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Property tycoon turned politician vows to make America ‘greater than ever before’

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News outlets limited to state media content as testing time looms for bilateral ties

Merck pulls ahead in race for new generation of cancer treatments

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Big European banks cutting back on some lending ahead of elections

Historic structures reportedly blown up by militants at Unesco world heritage site

Over smorrebrod in San Francisco, the entrepreneur explains why wearables are doomed

Silicon Valley fears vilification like bankers for prospering at expense of everyman

Growing support for candidate’s radical ideas highlights rift in Socialist party

Joaquín Guzmán, who twice escaped from maximum security jails, is sent to face trial

Latest legal test for foreign groups in Southeast Asia’s largest nation

Stimulus averted hard landing but financial and geopolitical risks are building

Climate change unleashes growing international and commercial interest

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New president takes office with agenda that marks radical break with the past

Three days of carefully stage-managed pomp and ceremony kick off in the US capital

Chair argues for measured drawdown in monetary support as economy strengthens

Crude found in the Permian Basin straddling Texas and New Mexico is an M&A hotspot

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S&P 500 nears record and government bond yields rise

Fossil fuel industry’s glee will be harder to translate into returns

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S&P 500 index has climbed 6% since election day

Technology

Chinese car-sharing company capitulates to regulators after years of laissez-faire

Updates from two Aim-quoted companies send shares above level of last year’s IPOs

Silicon Valley fears vilification like bankers for prospering at expense of everyman

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