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More countries ‘trying to coerce women to have more children', report finds

17 minutes ago   |   The Independent

‘These regimes are instrumentalising women's bodies to serve nationalistic, economic and patriarchal interests,' says expert
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When It Comes to Drug Laws, Britain is a World Loser

When It Comes to Drug Laws, Britain is a World Loser

3 hours ago   |   Novara Media

A key element of Britain's self-identity is that we are a nation of innovation. As far back as the early 17th century, the philosopher and poet John Milton declared : “Let not...
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India's richest man denies fresh BT takeover bid rumours

India's richest man denies fresh BT takeover bid rumours

4 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Shares in the BT jumped as much as 10% after India's Economic Times said Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries could make an offer.
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The Guardian view on the WTO talks: poor countries can't be kept poor | Editorial

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The trade liberalisation of the 1990s did not lead to higher economic growth rates. This should raise serious concerns for backers of globalisation Putting off the crunch...
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Markets have got it about right on Omicron so far | Larry Elliott

8 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Time is needed for informed economic judgments on new Covid development Amateur virology is all the rage in the City. Analysts who would normally be more at home inputting some...
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Indian giant Reliance denies reports of takeover bid for BT

13 hours ago   |   Evening Standard

Shares in BT Group shot up 9% after The Economic Times reported on Monday that there might be an offer.
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France accuses UK employers of ‘quasi-modern slavery' amid Channel migrant crisis

16 hours ago   |   Politico

French Europe Minister Clément Beaune on Monday accused the U.K. of “an economic model of, sometimes, quasi-modern slavery” amid the ongoing migrant crisis in the English...
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FTSE 100 to rebound as oil rallies despite worries over Omicron variant - business live

18 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news Introduction: Asia-Pacific markets have dropped on Omicron fears Airline stock hit...but Europe set to rally as oil...
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Nobel-winning stock market theory used to help save coral reefs

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Portfolio selection rules on evaluating risk used to pick 50 reefs as ‘arks' best able to survive climate crisis and revive coral elsewhere A Nobel prize-winning economic...
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Labour puts in the hard yards to win over business community

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Keir Starmer's recent CBI speech part of sustained attempt to prove party can run tight economic ship As Keir Starmer's aides tuned into Boris Johnson's South Tyneside speech...
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Vietnam admitted into ICC's ATA Carnet Guarantee Chain

The ICC ATA Carnet Guarantee Chain is expanding to include the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Vietnam, upping ATA Carnet system operations to 79 countries and Customs... Read more ...

Aramco CEO stays bullish on oil demand after Friday's price rout

Oil demand will bounce back to what it was before the coronavirus pandemic crushed energy use last year, and a rout in prices last week was based on unfounded fears of new... Read more ...

Indonesia's Medco Energi eyes CCS

Indonesian independent Medco Energi is carrying out a study to assess the potential of applying carbon capture, utilisation and storage technology at its operating assets. Read more ...

Nicolas Cage, 57, and his wife Riko Shibata, 26, arrive in style at the...

Nicolas Cage, 57, and his wife Riko Shibata, 26, arrive in style at the Gotham Awards

They posed up at the Gotham Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on Monday in New York City. Read more ...

Former Westwood CEO sets up new consultancy targeting ‘£821m market opportunity'

A trio of energy analytics heavyweights, who have overseen more than $30billion of oil and gas deals, have teamed up to form a new research and consulting firm in Aberdeen. Read more ...

Epstein's relationship with Maxwell 'more personal than business' says...

Epstein's relationship with Maxwell 'more personal than business' says 'Lolita Express' pilot

The first witness to give evidence in the Ghislaine Maxwell trial was a former captain of Jeffrey Epstein's infamous 'Lolita Express' plane, Larry Visoski . Read more ...

Managers need training or they'll leave

One in four managers and supervisors have never been trained for the role and one in three say they're unhappy and plan to leave in less than a year. Read more ...

Tidal developer Nova takes FLITE to Indonesia

Tidal energy pioneer Nova Innovation has secured Innovate UK funding that could help deliver the first tidal turbine array in Indonesia. Read more ...

Airline major joins Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group

One of the world's largest airlines has become a member of an Aberdeen-based energy transition organisation. Read more ...

Shell starts drilling on Jaws exploration prize in the UK North Sea

Shell kicked off drilling on the Jaws prospect in the UK North Sea, aiming to hook a prize of up to 30million barrels of oil. Read more ...