THE BROAD VIEW

EVER since the economist Milton Friedman claimed the sole responsibility of business was to maximise profit, there's been a lively debate about whether companies should have other, more socially...

[THE HAGUE] The Netherlands is to buy a 12.68 per cent stake in Air France-KLM in a bid to strengthen its influence in the troubled airline, the Dutch finance minister said Tuesday.

JUST as Air France-KLM looks set to turn the page on last year's crippling labour strife, the carrier is facing a revolt by its Dutch arm....