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US president says ‘very bad original concept’ led to ‘worst cover-up ever’

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Government looks at chartering ships to ferry in critical food and medicines

European Commission had ‘no alternative’ after plan breached prior spending promises

Government affairs chief spread conspiracy theory on day bomb found at billionaire’s home

We need to shift the world on to a different investment and growth path immediately

Financial brain who spearheaded expansion to conglomerate with €12bn assets

Kelly Coffey, who spent 25 years at the company, is leaving to take a new job

ITW report aims to improve industry co-ordination in the ‘internet of things’ age

Announcement comes as Islamabad seeks IMF loan to stave off balance of payments crisis

Planned talks announced days after US president said he would quit nuclear accord

Government’s star witness testified they did not think they were cheating anyone

US News

Incumbent senator derides president’s candidate as ‘all hat, no cattle’ 

Telecoms group admits media unit disappointment as strategy shifts to 5G

Fast-food chain says it will deploy total of $2.5bn in capex this year

Interview Uber

Dara Khosrowshahi’s comments come on same day as a senior executive resigns

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US and other countries urged to follow Germany’s lead and cut arms sales to the kingdom

The contents of the world’s most glamorous nightclub are going up for sale — but with a new £65m venue, the party is far from over

While processes and machinery are vital, managers need the skills to exploit them

Markets News

Trade tensions and signs of slowing worldwide economy see investors retreat

TV streaming company prepares fresh push into original content

Technology

The market has little patience for the slightest bit of bad news

Facebook and its peers should aim for better data transparency

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