Global economy

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Global markets fall amid pessimism over soaring Covid-19 cases
European markets drop, with £44bn wiped off the value of UK’s FTSE 100

Phillip Inman

19, Jul, 2021 @1:13 PM

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Sir Martin Sorrell’s S4 Capital reports ‘post-pandemic rebound’ in economy
Advertising and marketing company upgrades profits despite growth of Delta Covid variant

Jasper Jolly

19, Jul, 2021 @8:56 AM

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Ireland ‘committed’ to maintaining its low corporate tax regime
Finance minister denies reports country will scrap 12.5% rate to align with plans for global figure of 15%

Lisa O'Carroll

15, Jul, 2021 @3:41 PM

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Rise in China’s imports and exports eases fears over global growth
Better-than-expected figures for June come as Covid lockdown measures ease worldwide

Julia Kollewe

13, Jul, 2021 @10:00 AM

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UK business confidence jumps ahead of 19 July lockdown lifting
Survey shows firms most optimistic since 2005, as hiring intentions reach a record high despite a surge in Covid cases

Graeme Wearden

12, Jul, 2021 @5:01 AM

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Delta variant fears send shares down sharply in London and Europe
Investors worry resurgence of Covid-19 cases will slow economic growth and stall global recovery

Graeme Wearden

08, Jul, 2021 @5:25 PM

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G20 urged to do more to support global vaccine distribution
New alliance of multilateral institutions warns vaccine inequity could curb economic recovery

Patrick Wintour

05, Jul, 2021 @5:42 PM

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Global tax reform: 130 countries commit to minimum corporate rate
Landmark moment for world economy with OECD plan that also covers prevention of profit-shifting

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

01, Jul, 2021 @6:47 PM

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Forget GDP, ‘vulnerability index best gauges aid’ to small islands
Commonwealth research says UVI is better measure of small island states’ aid needs, especially on climate

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

01, Jul, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Recipe for inflation: how Brexit and Covid made tinned tomatoes a lot dearer
Combine the pandemic with rising raw material costs, stir in a labour shortage, a twist of Brexit, add a pinch of poor weather and voila …

Zoe Wood

26, Jun, 2021 @7:00 AM

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UK and Australia to collaborate on cultural exchange season
Arts programme Who We Are Now will take place in both countries and aims to revise old assumptions

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

24, Jun, 2021 @2:18 PM

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UK begins talks to join Asia-Pacific CPTPP trade treaty
Move is key part of Liz Truss’s plan to pivot trade away from Europe after Brexit

Joanna Partridge

22, Jun, 2021 @8:30 AM

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