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THIS month marks the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombings in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the only instance of the use of nuclear weapons for warfare in history. The massive loss of life and wider...

THE BOTTOM LINE

IT is brave of Hillary Clinton to challenge "quarterly capitalism" (the habit of listed firms in the United States to focus on short-term financial results rather than long-term business...

I AM delighted to have made my first major trip overseas as Business Secretary to South-east Asia. Having spent some time living and working in Singapore, it is a pleasure to be back in a region that...

COMMENTARY

SOMETHING is going badly wrong in relations between Christine Lagarde, the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) managing director, and the staff of the institution. Three times in July, in...

COMMENTARY

HARDLY was the ink dry after the agreement on July 17 between Greece and its creditors before columnists, commentators, economists and politicians jumped to far reaching conclusions: Greece would...