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Move comes ahead of critical week of trade talks as Chinese stocks and currency wilt

Ulf Kristersson sees crime wave as serious as 1990s financial meltdown

EU sees opportunity to woo Erdogan whose help it needs in Syria and over migration

Pension scheme looks to tap fast-growing emerging markets for greater returns

Athens must still attract more investment and reform banks to spur growth

Once a model of economic development, the country now worries Chinese competition will cause a long-term slowdown

President in fresh attack on inquiry over Russian interference in 2016 election

Bitcoin, the original and most valuable crypto, has plummeted from $19,000 to $6,000-$8,000

More action expected from the HKMA to strengthen the local currency

Scramble to take majority stakes in mainland operations under threat

India’s PM had vowed currency would strengthen under his strong leadership

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Vestager expected to approve deal but US regulator remains a hurdle

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Chains look in hope to automated warehouses, same-day delivery and click-and-collect

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Snapshots from the life of the UN secretary-general and global statesman

Will a bet on digital play revive growth for the toymaker?

Once a model of economic development, the country now worries Chinese competition will cause a long-term slowdown

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Currencies and bond markets hold steady while oil prices retreat

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Bitcoin, the original and most valuable crypto, has plummeted from $19,000 to $6,000-$8,000

Annual gathering of central bankers in Jackson Hole will also be in focus

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Technology is helping to fight fraud, improve marking systems and support teachers

Threat of fines after commission sees insufficient progress on voluntary action

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