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Silence On Wall Street

Finance hasn’t had its #MeToo moment. Women say the culture of banking and a web of legal agreements keep harassment hidden

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1 February, 2018

Trump To Move U.S. Embassy To Jerusalem In 2019

PA president Mahmoud Abbas appeals to Europe to recognise a Palestinian state

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1 February, 2018

Turkish Onslaught In Syria Gives Putin New Victory Headache

The latest turn in Syria’s civil war threatens to derail Putin’s master plan

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1 February, 2018

A Case Against Education

A tenured professor says most of what we learn in college, and even high school, is useless

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1 February, 2018

Pam Codispoti

The mastermind behind the industry-shaping Chase Sapphire Reserve Card sets her sights on banking

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January 16, 2018

This Stat Says Iran Is Ripe for Change

The country’s population is in the sweet spot for prosperity—and a peaceful transition to democracy

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January 16, 2018

This Time It's The Economy

President Rouhani’s budget sets offprotests from people angry about unemployment and inflation

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January 16, 2018

Catastrophe Bonds Survive A Stormy Year

The turbulence of 2017 couldn’t destroy a market for betting against disasters

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January 16, 2018

Aston Martin Seeks $6.8 Billion Value In IPO Talks

Kuwait-backed company hopes to cement its comeback as iconic brand

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January 16, 2018

Saudi Prince Counts On Support Of Citizens

State-worker salary increases appeal to the people, but policy may throw the budget off track

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January 16, 2018

Riding The West Bank's Credit Boom

Increased consumer lending is creating a bubble in the West Bank

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January 16, 2018

You'd Be Crazy To Buy Pizza With Bitcoin

Speculative fervour makes the cryptocurrency clumsy for commerce

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January 16, 2018

A Tale Of Two Curves

Some trusted economic gauges are giving out confusing readings

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January 16, 2018

Stalin's Legacy Is Choking The Ukrainian Economy

The government has resisted pressure to lift a ban on land sales, despite pressure from the IMF and investors

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January 16, 2018

Zoe Terry

The kid philanthropist empowers girls to love the skin they’re in. 

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January 01, 2018

What Keeps Finance Up At Night?

Big investment companies see tech as a threat—and an opportunity.

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January 01, 2018

Saudi Budget Sets Path For Growth

Government loosens the purse strings to stimulate economy

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January 01, 2018

Russia Hungry For Slice Of Saudi Wheat Market

Record wheat harvest leads Russia to tap new markets

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January 01, 2018

In Space, No One Is Overweight

Commercial flights will have decidedly sub-NASA training rules for their wealthy tourists

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January 01, 2018

Electric Cars Could Give China Brands A Charge

The government’s quotas for new-energy rides start in 2019

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January 01, 2018

Cooperman To Navient: Just Give Up

He thinks the student-loan company would be better off selling its assets

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January 01, 2018

He's Gone. The Problem Aren't

The defeat of Roy Moore in Alabama puts the spotlight on the real troubles of the Republican Party—like Trump

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January 01, 2018

Calgary Conjures A Less Oily Future

Canada’s energy hub is chasing Amazon and airlines to plug the hole left by falling crude prices

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January 01, 2018

An Electric Truck Ready For The Road

Tesla’s electric semi doesn’t have a production date. This startup says its short-haulers will arrive in 2019

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January 01, 2018

Interview - Jim Coulter

The co-CEO of private equity firm TPG Capital LP feels good about the global economy, but wonders, Where’s the inflation?

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December 01, 2017

Interview - Jack Fusco

The CEO of Cheniere Energy Inc. talks about the rise of U.S. liquefied natural gas exports and surging demand from China

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December 01, 2017

Interview - George Yancopoulos

The co-president and chief scientific officer of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. says new medical technologies and drugs won’t keep coming unless we spend on basic science

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December 01, 2017

Internet

China’s crackdowns are getting serious

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December 01, 2017

Reform

Saudi Arabia taps the breaks

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December 01, 2017

Organic Food

The business gets bigger, but the margins may not

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December 01, 2017