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Anti-Trump, pro-EU speech was designed equally for domestic consumption

Critics say bank is currying favour with advice after creation of ‘Ivanka fund’

Intensive investigation continues with 14 men now in custody

Don McGahn moonlighted as a guitarist until President tapped election expert

Three decades after Tokyo’s property bubble burst causing severe damage there are fears that Beijing faces a similar fate

Analysis Automobiles

Renewed quality concerns add to deepening woes confronting South Korean carmaker

Questions grow over outsourcing IT systems and response to weekend chaos

Officials seek to convince financial groups to move operations after UK Brexit

Seoul’s new engagement policy under Moon Jae-in complicates united front against North

Shortage of steering systems from Bosch meant thousands of cars could not be built

Shares plunge as company scrambles to address report it missed deadlines

US News

President suggests White House leaks may be fabricated by US news outlets 

‘FAANGtastic five’ fuel sector surge of more than 20 per cent to eclipse S&P 500

Analysis Americas

Poll in country’s biggest state takes place against backdrop of corruption and crime

Right-hand man to President Carter from Iran hostage crisis to Salt Two arms treaty 



Ruben Östlund’s wry comedy-drama takes top prize in year dominated by middle-class crises

Income from rented goods accrues to owners of capital, not regular citizens

An examination of the truth behind the country’s chocolate-box perfection

Markets News

Wider stocks caught between US record and volatile oil

Sterling and the polls, bitcoin volatility and feel-good flows

Analysis Oil

This week saw the nations strengthen a union initially meant as a temporary move


‘FAANGtastic five’ fuel sector surge of more than 20 per cent to eclipse S&P 500

The ‘winner takes all’ business model is not the best match for our digital futures

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New smartphone sells rapidly at home as South Korean group moves past Note 7 debacle

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