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America’s Commerce Department issued three-month licences to allow American firms to keep doing limited business with Huawei, which has been…

Topshop tycoon Sir Philip Green to close 23 stores

Topshop tycoon Sir Philip Green plans to close 23 stores, putting 520 jobs under threat, as part of a rescue…

Retail earnings reports show department stores still haven’t figured out how to get shoppers excited

The most popular stocks for hedge fund managers are crushing the… While investing often seems like a contrarian game where…

US lifts steel and aluminium tariffs on Canada

The US has reached a deal with Canada to lift tariffs on steel and aluminium imports in a move that…

Pilots ‘raised Boeing safety fears’ months before Ethiopia crash

American Airlines pilots confronted Boeing about potential safety issues in its 737 Max planes in a meeting last November, US…

UAE’s Aldar Properties plans $750m spend in 2019

BU DHABI: Aldar Properties, the largest property developer in Abu Dhabi, plans to spend 2.75 billion dirhams ($749 million) in…

China hits back in trade war with US

China has said it will impose tariffs on $60bn (£46bn) of US goods from 1 June, extending a bilateral trade…

China calls halt to Iran oil orders

The US has not renewed any exemptions from sanctions on Iran, taking a tougher line than expected on the expiry…

Business in the Age of Mass Extinction

“Nature and its vital contributions to people … are deteriorating worldwide.” These are the opening words of the executive summary…

Dow falls 473 points as Wall Street gets tariff whiplash

he Dow (DJIEW), S&P 500 (SPX) and Nasdaq (COMP) all finished the day solidly in the red, adding to their…
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