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Signed document raises questions over extent of Saikawa’s knowledge of pay

Anti-Trump lawyer charged in separate case in California with wire and bank fraud

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Federal Reserve’s gloomy outlook exacerbates concerns over the global economy

Company behind Pret A Manger and Dr Pepper says patriarch and son were committed anti-Semites

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Trump will feel dangerously vindicated — when you strike at a king be sure to kill him 

Economists say choice of Stephen Moore is attack on independence of central bank

Deal is blow to Boeing as it battles to restore trust in its 737 Max aircraft

Mike Pompeo accuses Moscow of ‘unconstructive behaviour’ amid political unrest

Hakan Samuelsson says premature launch risks ‘best lifesaver’ in car history

Talk of election rises as Eurosceptics refuse to back EU exit deal and MPs try to flex muscle

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Country’s third-richest man slams president’s leftwing policies and centralised style

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Brussels points to splintering in global system after FAA slow to ground 737 Max

Technology and climate change force energy providers to rethink strategies

Lawmakers reject president’s claim he has been exonerated by Mueller report

US company’s acquisition of Dubai-based rival would be rare tech success for Middle East

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The FT 1000, a list of the region’s fastest growing companies, shows founders are bullish despite headwinds

Meat industry needs migrant labour at a time Washington’s rhetoric is hostile to outsiders

How ‘Belt and Road’ pushes the EU off-track

Markets News

Federal Reserve’s gloomy outlook exacerbates concerns over the global economy

Dwindling inflationary pressures allow central banks to begin to cut interest rates

Mondelez and Kraft were accused of ‘huge’ wheat futures purchases

Technology

Apple sets out services strategy at star-studded event with Oprah Winfrey and Steven Spielberg

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Blockbuster $5bn civil fraud trial begins at London’s High Court over Autonomy deal

The problem born of early success in small Chinese groups is persistent discounts

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