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Trump flexes muscle against pillars of postwar order

Incredulity and outrage in Germany, EU and Nato over president-elect’s rhetoric

Rolls-Royce to pay £671m to settle bribery probes

International deal covers corruption allegations in China, Brazil and Indonesia

Turkish police claim arrest of nightclub gunman

Authorities say detained Uzbek was acting on behalf of Isis

JPMorgan reverses view on Indonesian equities

Investment bank says upgrade is not connected with Jakarta’s move to cut ties

Why Davos 2017 matters: 10 things to watch for

Xi’s visit, the globalisation conundrum and living with Trump loom large on agenda

How streaming saved the music industry

Spotify and Apple are making money for the big labels but technology is likely to change the equation again

Larry Fink calls for Europe to bolster its capital markets

‘Excessive reliance’ on banks and insurers to fund growth hobbling region’s economy

Work permits at heart of UK’s Brexit immigration control plan

May prepares EU migration curbs, at the expense of single market membership

Mark Carney hints at more hawkish stance for Bank of England

Governor suggests that UK consumption continues to be ‘solid’

Trump presidency and China growth boost global outlook, says IMF

Forecasts highlight planned US tax cuts and infrastructure spending

Biden tries to reassure Ukraine about US support

Kiev concerned about policy switch towards Moscow and backs continued sanctions

US news

Donald Trump threatens 35% tariff on BMW imports

Republican warns carmaker on Mexico plant and complains Germans do not buy Chevrolets

Trump fires back at Democrats over Russia as inauguration nears

President-elect attacks civil rights veteran after he cited Kremlin’s campaign role

Analysis Drug prices

Drugmakers alarmed by Trump pricing threat

President-elect’s anti-vaccine rhetoric adds to concern among pharma executives

More than 100 jailed for fake BP oil spill claims

Data show scale of fraud over US’s biggest environmental disaster

Opinion

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What Trump attack on EU and Nato means

UK

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Theresa May’s Brexit plan: what we know

Opinion

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Davos to be overshadowed by Trump

Virginia Woolf as ballet

Waiting in vain

World

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Five things to know about Trump and spies

Companies

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Cars to see at the Detroit auto show

Markets

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US protectionism before Trump

Companies

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Gas v green: The great motor race

Opinion

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Gillian Tett on Trump and transparency

Markets

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How pound swings on government speeches

Highlights

Investors in India await Modi’s long-promised reforms

Delegates at Gujarat conference that launched PM on global stage bemoan pace of change

Ireland: Brexit vote forces Dublin to seek new EU friends

The nation expects to feel impact of UK’s exit more than any other state in the union

Non-US MBA schools target students turned off by Donald Trump

American institutions deny the controversial president will hurt their intake

Markets News

Stocks retreat as risk aversion grips markets

Sterling under pressure while gold and yen advance

Pound falls below $1.20 ahead of Theresa May’s Brexit speech

UK currency back near 30-year lows on fears of Britain leaving EU single market

Traders expect more big pound swings

UK PM’s Brexit speech is being weighed against Trump’s trade promise

Technology

WANdisco shares hit 18-month high on record bookings

Chief says results justify his return to UK software group after boardroom dispute

China tightens app store regulations

Mobile marketplaces told to register as Beijing acts against ‘illegal information’

South Korea prosecutors seek arrest of Samsung heir-apparent

Court to decide on Wednesday whether to issue warrant for Lee Jae-yong

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