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Tuesday 16 October 2018 03:16

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Banking and Finance
Advent Starts Preparations for IPO, Sale of Addiko Bank-Sources  New York Times :  Reuters 
Áras rivals need a dose of reality  Times :  John Walsh 
Ari Emanuel’s Endeavor seeks to end Saudi deal  Financial Times :  Matthew Garrahan 
Cavalli Owner Hires Rothschild to Find Minority Partner-Sources  New York Times :  Reuters 
Coinfloor licensed under Gibraltar’s flagship blockchain rules  Financial Times :  Hannah Murphy 
Deutsche Börse stock market open delayed by ‘technical issue’  Financial Times :  Adam Samson 
Don’t let claims pile up, payday lenders are told  Times :  Harry Wilson 
Exclusive: HNA Held Talks With Ant, Others as It Weighs Options for IT Unit Pactera-Sources  New York Times :  Reuters 
Gunvor closes first sustainability-linked commodity trader financing deal  Financial Times :  David Sheppard 
Harris and EQT Rise While Bank of America and Autodesk Slip  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Head of Powerful Chinese Lender Is Swept Up in Corruption Inquiry  New York Times :  Alexandra Stevenson 
RBS pays savers 1.5pc and matches market-leading Marcus  Daily Telegraph :  Sam Barker 
Seek a smaller slice of €800m capital raise, Aryzta urged  Times :  Peter O’Dwyer 
Singapore’s GIC to buy Paris office tower for €465m  Financial Times :  Hudson Lockett 
Tens of thousands of Lloyds Banking Group credit cards cancelled after Ticketmaster breach  Scotsman :  Jane Bradley 
Travelperk raises $44m from Russian Facebook investor  Daily Telegraph :  Matthew Field 
UK in-store contactless payments overtake chip and pin – Worldpay  Guardian :  General editorial piece 
Nex Group  Times :  Louisa Clarence - Smith 
Seventh heaven  Times :  Dominic Walsh 
Banks must prepare climate change plan  Times :  Harry Wilson 
Banks will not be forced to reveal climate change risks they face  Guardian :  Richard Partington 
City watchdog warns payday lenders to act on customer complaints  Daily Telegraph :  Lucy Burton 
Watchdog warns payday lenders over customer complaints  Financial Times :  Nicholas Megaw 
Bank of England to print plastic £50 notes  Guardian :  General editorial piece 
Banks Not Making Enough Progress in Raising Loss-Absorbing Capital-EBA  New York Times :  Reuters 
China’s P2P lenders say regulation will cause industry collapse  Financial Times :  Don Weinland 
ECB Still Set to Turn Off QE Taps Despite Cocktail of Risks  New York Times :  Reuters 
Euro Zone Bank Rescue Fund Will Hold Nearly 33 Billion Euros in 2019, Official Says  New York Times :  Reuters 
Bracing for Brexit, Dutch Regulator Seeks More Resources-Sources  New York Times :  Reuters 
Finance products confuse customers  Times :  Aaron Rogan 
First-time buyers need a leg up the ladder. Tax relief may be the answer  Times :  Ian King 
Former bank executive reaches deal with lender  Times :  Aodhan O’Faolain 
Iceland Seeks Financial Crash Closure With Last Prosecution  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Irish mortgages costliest in eurozone  Times :  Paul O’Donoghue 
Italy Budget Cuts Tax Breaks on Banks' Interest Payments-Government Source  New York Times :  Reuters 
RBA upbeat at October meeting but warns on tighter loan conditions  Financial Times :  Hudson Lockett 
Tap-and-go cards overtake chip and PIN in shops for the first time  Daily Telegraph :  Katie Morley 
Wealth managers who really earned their fees (and how they did it)  Daily Telegraph :  Laura Miller 
Softbank shares hit by fears of Saudi tech backlash  Daily Telegraph :  Matthew Field 
SoftBank Shares Tumble Amid Concerns Over Its Saudi Ties  New York Times :  General editorial piece 
SoftBank's Saudi Ties Unnerve Investors as Shares Drop 8 Percent  New York Times :  Reuters 
HSBC leads green bonanza with £250m renewables pledge  Daily Telegraph :  Jillian Ambrose 
HSBC UK Pension Scheme to Invest 250 Million Pounds in Wind and Solar  New York Times :  Reuters 
Schroders Third-Quarter Assets Under Management Up 0.7 Percent  New York Times :  Reuters 
Schroders  Times :  Simon Duke 
Robert Tchenguiz drops Grant Thornton lawsuit  Financial Times :  Barney Thompson 
Challenger bank comes out punching  Scotsman :  Scott Reid 

US Banking and Finance
Aberdeen’s EnerMech changes hands in bumper deal  Scotsman :  Scott Reid 
Bain Capital Co-Chairman Pulls Out of Saudi Conference: Source  New York Times :  Reuters 
BlackRock CEO Fink No Longer Attending Saudi Conference: Source  New York Times :  Reuters 
KKR Executives Pull Out of Saudi Conference-Sources  New York Times :  Reuters 
OnDeck Launches New Subsidiary to Partner With Banks  New York Times :  Reuters 
Will Vanguard be at the forefront of the next market downturn?  Financial Times :  Patrick Jenkins 
Bank of America 3Q Profits Rise 32 Percent, Beats Forecasts  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Bank of America's Lagging Loan Growth Overshadows Profit Gains  New York Times :  Reuters 
BofA’s record profits marred by growth concerns  Financial Times :  Robert Armstrong 
Harris and EQT Rise While Bank of America and Autodesk Slip  New York Times :  Associated Press 
U.S. Credit Card Giants Flout India’s New Law on Personal Data  New York Times :  Vindu Goel 
Fed rate rise sends Bank of America on profits surge  Times :  James Dean 
Yellen defends Fed against Trump’s criticism  Financial Times :  Mamta Badkar 
Investment takes a hit as US pulls back its cash  Times :  John Walsh 
Blackstone and BlackRock Chiefs Withdraw From Saudi Conference  New York Times :  Michael J. de la Merced 
Stephen Schwarzman and Larry Fink pull out of Saudi conference  Financial Times :  General editorial piece 
Carl Icahn locks horns with Michael Dell over share buyback  Financial Times :  Richard Waters 
Carl Icahn Reports 8.3 Percent Stake in Dell Tracking Stock  New York Times :  Reuters 
Carl Icahn Returns to Haunt Dell  New York Times :  Michael J. de la Merced 
Coinbase plans for hard Brexit by opening Dublin offices  Guardian :  Alex Hern 
Crypto Exchange Coinbase Opens Dublin Office as Brexit Looms  New York Times :  Reuters 
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase sets up Brexit contingency plan  Financial Times :  Hannah Murphy 
JP Morgan and Ford Cancel Plans for Saudi Investor Event  New York Times :  Reuters 
JP Morgan CEO Dimon Cancels Plans to Attend Saudi Investor Event  New York Times :  Reuters 
Fidelity launches company to facilitate crypto trading  Financial Times :  Robin Wigglesworth 
Fidelity Launches New Company for Trading and Storing Cryptocurrencies  New York Times :  Reuters 

Basic Materials
China's Dabeinong Reports Suspected African Swine Fever Case on Farm-Media  New York Times :  Reuters 
Finding Lost Apples and Reviving a Beloved Cider  New York Times :  Rachel Wharton 
The Latest: Oregon Lawmaker Blasts Coal Export Proposal  New York Times :  Associated Press 
US Eyes Military Bases for Coal, Gas Exports  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Brazilian real rally hits bearish positions on coffee and sugar  Financial Times :  Emiko Terazono 
Falling livestock sales hurt exports  Times :  Peter O’Dwyer 
What Canada Can Learn from California on Marijuana Legalization  New York Times :  Thomas Fuller 
Miners and Shell boost FTSE  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Thailand to ban foreign plastic waste from 2021 as South East Asia buckles under waste influx  Daily Telegraph :  Jamie Fullerton 
Scotland’s salmon windfall soars above £1bn, but production set to fall by fifth  Scotsman :  Martyn McLaugh 
Salmon production rides wave of demand to pass £1 billion for first time  Times :  Amy Wilson 
Credit Suisse Downgrades U.S. Steel Sector Citing Oversupply  New York Times :  Reuters 
United States Seeking Mexican Steel Export Quotas: Negotiator  New York Times :  Reuters 
Bayer May Outsource Some Drug Research-Works Council  New York Times :  Reuters 
Hawthorn Resources fined for breaching mining conditions following dust complaints  Guardian :  Calla Wahlquist 
Linde Says FTC's Commissioners Looking Into Merger  New York Times :  Reuters 
Vale iron ore production hits record high in Q3  Financial Times :  Neil Hume 
Randgold Resources  Times :  Louisa Clarence - Smith 
Glencore to cut 400 jobs at Australian coal mine  Financial Times :  Neil Hume 
Glencore to Cut Jobs at Australia's Hail Creek Coal Mine  New York Times :  Reuters 
Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Fresnillo PLC  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Fresnillo  Daily Telegraph :  Tom Rees 
Gunvor closes first sustainability-linked commodity trader financing deal  Financial Times :  David Sheppard 
Oil Trader Gunvor Closes Sustainability-Linked $745 Million Loan  New York Times :  Reuters 
Australia's BHP to Subscribe for Shares in SolGold  New York Times :  Reuters 
BHP set to double stake in Ecuador copper exploration company  Financial Times :  Neil Hume 
Top Uranium Producer Kazatomprom May Sell 25 Percent Stake in London/Astana Float  New York Times :  Reuters 
Uranium producer Kazatomprom to list in London  Financial Times :  Henry Sanderson 

Consumer Goods
Finding Lost Apples and Reviving a Beloved Cider  New York Times :  Rachel Wharton 
Beer prices 'to soar' as global warming effects take hold, study says  Independent :  Adam Forrest 
Trouble brewing: climate change to cause 'dramatic' beer shortages  Guardian :  Damian Carrington 
No Frisbees! China Bans Guns, Roller Skates From Year's Biggest Trade Fair  New York Times :  Reuters 
Brazilian real rally hits bearish positions on coffee and sugar  Financial Times :  Emiko Terazono 
Hundreds of dietary supplements contain potentially 'dangerous' ingredients, finds study  Independent :  Sarah Young 
Beijing turns nose up at perfumes in war on smog  Times :  Didi Tang 
Why avocados are off menu for vegans  Times :  Ben Webster 
‘Ambitious’ new design revealed by distillery  Scotsman :  Emma Newlands 
Beiersdorf's Deputy CEO to Take Top Job From Jan. 1  New York Times :  Reuters 
Burberry Joins Luxury Sector's Race to Refresh Products Monthly  New York Times :  Reuters 
Brazilian Police Refer Ex-BRF Executives to Prosecutors in Food Probe  New York Times :  Reuters 
Gucci wary of Chinese ecommerce tie-up because of fakes  Financial Times :  Tom Hancock 
SharkNinja aims to suck up Dyson vacuum business  Financial Times :  Michael Pooler 
Seek a smaller slice of €800m capital raise, Aryzta urged  Times :  Peter O’Dwyer 
Stocks to watch: Superdry, ConvaTec, Babcock, IMI, Ralph Lauren  Financial Times :  Bryce Elder 
Crumbs! Sandwich maker turns stale  Times :  Simon Duke 
Greencore no longer world's biggest sandwich maker after $1bn US exit  Daily Telegraph :  Oliver Gill 
Greencore quits US two years after expansion push  Financial Times :  Leila Abboud 
Greencore Sells U.S. Business for $1 Billion  New York Times :  Reuters 
Greencore’s American dream comes to an end  Times :  Paul O’Donoghue 

Economy
Britain Will Not Be Left in 'Limbo' After Brexit: PM May  New York Times :  Reuters 
DUP's Foster Hoping for 'Sensible' Brexit Deal  New York Times :  Reuters 
Once-great Foreign Office ‘has had limbs amputated’  Times :  Catherine Philp 
Plan for skills permit after Brexit is a ‘disaster’  Times :  Richard Ford 
Nicola Sturgeon appeals to MPs to seize ‘only chance’ to change Brexit  Scotsman :  Paris Gourtsoyannis 
Nicola Sturgeon calls for extension of Brexit transition period  Guardian :  Pippa Crear 
Scottish Independence Fundraiser Gets Fast Start Amid Brexit Nerves  New York Times :  Reuters 
Struggling families need the promises of Brexit to be kept  Times :  Claire Ainsley 
UK Automation Picks Up as Flow of European Workers Slows Ahead of Brexit  New York Times :  Reuters 
UK Foreign Secretary Cautiously Optimistic About Brexit Deal  New York Times :  Associated Press 
There’s no way Hammond can end austerity and balance the books  Times :  Carl Emmerson 
Taxes must be raised to highest level since 1940s to end austerity, IFS says  Daily Telegraph :  Anna Isaac 
Pledge to end austerity incompatible with UK deficit cut  Financial Times :  Delphine Strauss 
Falling livestock sales hurt exports  Times :  Peter O’Dwyer 
Weaker buy-to-let market gives hope to first-time buyers  Guardian :  Miles Brignall 
No, the housing crisis will not be solved by building more homes  Financial Times :  Kate Allen 
UK housing market registers slowest September growth since 2010  Independent :  Ben Chapman 
Taking £11bn from pension savings is the ‘wrong step’  Times :  Patrick Hosking 
Predictions come true (but not as expected)  Times :  Patrick Hosking 
It's not a shared stake when the Treasury grabs the money  Guardian :  Nils Pratley 
Women driven to prostitution over universal credit, says MP  Times :  Francis Elliott 
Bulgaria's Government Faces No-Confidence Vote Over Healthcare  New York Times :  Reuters 
ECB Still Set to Turn Off QE Taps Despite Cocktail of Risks  New York Times :  Reuters 
Offshore wealth: loopholes found in EU anti-tax evasion rules  Guardian :  Hilary Osborne 
Euro Zone Bank Rescue Fund Will Hold Nearly 33 Billion Euros in 2019, Official Says  New York Times :  Reuters 
EU Commission Says Preparations for No-Deal Brexit Continue  New York Times :  Reuters 
EU's Tusk Says 'Let's Not Give Up' on Brexit, but Warns of No Deal  New York Times :  Reuters 
German Growth Seen Slowing in Third Quarter on Car Registration Bottlenecks  New York Times :  Reuters 
Iceland Seeks Financial Crash Closure With Last Prosecution  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Brexit talks could drag into December warns Ireland’s Varadkar  Financial Times :  Arthur Beesley 
Irish Border Issued Entangled With Questions of Identity  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Irish mortgages costliest in eurozone  Times :  Paul O’Donoghue 
Start-ups point to ‘more mature’ phase  Times :  Paul O’Donoghue 
A maverick Italy risks destabilising the whole EU  Financial Times :  Lorenzo Codogno 
Factbox-Key Measures in Italy's Deficit-Hiking Budget  New York Times :  Reuters 
Italy Budget Cuts Tax Breaks on Banks' Interest Payments-Government Source  New York Times :  Reuters 
Italy Budget Lowers Pension Age, Has Basic Income for Poor-Ministers  New York Times :  Reuters 
Italy’s coalition approves draft budget before EU deadline  Financial Times :  Miles Johnson 
Look to Future and Vote for Macedonia Name Change, PM Urges MPs  New York Times :  Reuters 
Portugal Government Promises Lower Budget Gap, Steady 2019 Growth  New York Times :  Reuters 
Spain's Economic Recovery May Have Peaked-ECB's De Guindos  New York Times :  Reuters 
Business Sales Have Healthy Gain, Prices Up Over 11 Percent  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Atlanta Fed Pares U.S. Third Quarter GDP Growth View to 4.0 Percent  New York Times :  Reuters 
Fed rate rise sends Bank of America on profits surge  Times :  James Dean 
Trump’s Fed attacks pose threat, says Yellen  Times :  James Dean 
Yellen defends Fed against Trump’s criticism  Financial Times :  Mamta Badkar 
Investment takes a hit as US pulls back its cash  Times :  John Walsh 
United States Seeking Mexican Steel Export Quotas: Negotiator  New York Times :  Reuters 
US budget deficit hits $779bn in Trump’s first full fiscal year  Financial Times :  Sam Fleming 
US Budget Deficit Hits Highest Level in 6 Years  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Decline of rural US businesses contrasts with prospering cities  Financial Times :  Sam Fleming 
U.S. Retail Sales Increase Less Than Expected in September  New York Times :  Reuters 
US retail sales notch back-to-back months of unexpectedly weak growth  Financial Times :  Peter Wells 
Credit Suisse Downgrades U.S. Steel Sector Citing Oversupply  New York Times :  Reuters 
Higher U.S. Tariffs on Japanese Cars Less Likely, Trade War Posing Risk: Reuters Poll  New York Times :  Reuters 
Business Jet Show Kicks Off Amid Optimism Over U.S. Tax Cut-Spurred Demand  New York Times :  Reuters 
Gloom descends on Asean 5 auto market as rates rise  Financial Times :  General editorial piece 
Australia’s housing boom is not heading for a soft landing. How did we get here?  Guardian :  Greg Jericho 
GST changes: Frydenberg backs down to guarantee no state will lose out  Guardian :  Paul Karp 
China producer price growth slows to 5-month low  Financial Times :  Hudson Lockett 
China to Show Off Its Zeal to Import but Business Awaits Policies  New York Times :  Reuters 
China recasts Uighur internment policy as ‘vocational education’  Financial Times :  Emily Feng 
Chinese Premier Pledges Access for Dutch Companies  New York Times :  Associated Press 
China’s “hidden” local government debt may total $6tn: S&P  Financial Times :  Don Weinland 
No Frisbees! China Bans Guns, Roller Skates From Year's Biggest Trade Fair  New York Times :  Reuters 
Growing Impact-a Third of Japan Inc Hurt by U.S.-China Trade War-Reuters Poll  New York Times :  Reuters 
Japan plans cashback scheme to offset rise in consumption tax  Financial Times :  Robin Harding 
Japan Raises Concerns Over Pacific's Debt to China  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Japan Says U.S. Has Not Raised FX Manipulation in Trade Talks  New York Times :  Reuters 
Rival Koreas defy US and agree rail and road links  Financial Times :  Song Jung-a 
Brazilian real rally hits bearish positions on coffee and sugar  Financial Times :  Emiko Terazono 
Brazil Leftist Candidate Would Reform Public Sector Pension  New York Times :  Reuters 
Nafta name vote a weak display of people power  Financial Times :  Jude Webber 
Labor Strife in India's Manufacturing Hubs May Undermine Modi's Jobs Push  New York Times :  Reuters 
‘Davos in the Desert’ dropouts: exits from Saudi investment forum  Financial Times :  General editorial piece 
Saudi Arabia to Hold Investment Forum Despite Key Speakers Pulling Out  New York Times :  Reuters 
Saudi threat creates rare crack in US oil alliance  Financial Times :  David Sheppard 
US Eyes Military Bases for Coal, Gas Exports  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Oil Steadies as Saudi Tensions Balance Demand Outlook  New York Times :  Reuters 
Craig Kelly says Coalition must kill off renewable energy subsidies  Guardian :  Katharine Murphy 
Saudi Oil Output Expected to Rise, Will Meet India's Demand-Falih  New York Times :  Reuters 
U.S. Still Aiming to Cut Iran Oil Sales to Zero, Market Well-Supplied: U.S. Envoy for Iran  New York Times :  Reuters 
Bear or Bull? Five Reasons to Claw or Thunder  New York Times :  Reuters 
Harris and EQT Rise While Bank of America and Autodesk Slip  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Tech Stocks Drag Down Wall St. As Earnings Worries Weigh  New York Times :  Reuters 
Wall Street lower as Saudi drama keeps buyers away  Financial Times :  Pan Kwan Yuk 
US Stock Indexes Fall Further as Technology Slump Continues  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Wall Street futures trim declines following retail sales data  Financial Times :  Cat Rutter Pooley 
EM currencies rally to 2-month high on lira gains  Financial Times :  Pan Kwan Yuk 
Bitcoin price rockets above $7,700 on Bitfinex exchange in peculiar surge  Independent :  Anthony Cuthbertson 
Pound weakens as Brexit talks stumble  Financial Times :  Alice Woodhouse 
Uncertain Brexit Endgame Keeps Big Sterling Bets Off Agenda  New York Times :  Reuters 
Yen softens to ¥112 per dollar as equity rout eases  Financial Times :  Edward White 
At IMF Meetings, China's Globalisation Agenda Left Behind in Trade Debate  New York Times :  Reuters 
Global FDI Falls 41 Percent in First Half of 2018 After Trump Tax Reforms-U.N.  New York Times :  Reuters 
I.P.O. Procrastinators Might Now Face a Long Wait  New York Times :  Liam Proud 
Social enterprise: what to look for in an MBA course  Financial Times :  Georgina Campbell 
China’s P2P lenders say regulation will cause industry collapse  Financial Times :  Don Weinland 
City watchdog warns payday lenders to act on customer complaints  Daily Telegraph :  Lucy Burton 
Watchdog warns payday lenders over customer complaints  Financial Times :  Nicholas Megaw 
Bracing for Brexit, Dutch Regulator Seeks More Resources-Sources  New York Times :  Reuters 
Asia-Pacific stocks edge higher despite late sell-off in US  Financial Times :  Edward White 
Asian Shares Up on Hopes That US, China Will Solve Dispute  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Asia equities choppy as US-Saudi tension weighs on sentiment  Financial Times :  Edward White 
Miners and Shell boost FTSE  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Stocks to watch: Superdry, ConvaTec, Babcock, IMI, Ralph Lauren  Financial Times :  Bryce Elder 
European Shares Fail to Rebound, Risk-Off Mood Prevails  New York Times :  Reuters 
Nearly Half of Europe's Biggest Stocks Are in Bear Market  New York Times :  Reuters 
Portuguese bonds bolstered by Moody’s upgrade from junk rating  Financial Times :  Federica Cocco 
Saudi bonds hit by sell-off as row over missing journalist escalates  Financial Times :  Robert Smith 

Environment
Banks will not be forced to reveal climate change risks they face  Guardian :  Richard Partington 
Banks and insurers must plan for climate change risks, says Bank of England  Independent :  Caitlin Morrison 
Banks, Insurers Must Have Credible Plans for Climate Change-BoE  New York Times :  Reuters 
Beer Lovers Face Price Spikes, Shortages as Climate Changes-Study  New York Times :  Reuters 
Donald Trump: climate change not a hoax, but I don’t know that it’s manmade  Scotsman :  General editorial piece 
Fact check: Donald Trump's claims versus climate science  Guardian :  Emily Holden 
Heat and Drought Could Threaten World Beer Supply  New York Times :  James Gorman 
'It'll change back': Trump says climate change not a hoax, but denies lasting impact  Guardian :  Emily Holden 
Scientists warn of world beer crisis amid global warming  Scotsman :  John von Radowitz 
There’s one key takeaway from last week’s IPCC report  Guardian :  Dana Nuccitelli 
Trouble brewing: climate change to cause 'dramatic' beer shortages  Guardian :  Damian Carrington 
Trouble brewing as climate change affects beer supply  Times :  Ben Webster 
Chinese Electric Carmaker NIO Delivers 3,268 SUVs in Third Quarter  New York Times :  Reuters 
Germany Says It Is Pushing for Battery Cell Production in Germany  New York Times :  Reuters 
Beijing turns nose up at perfumes in war on smog  Times :  Didi Tang 
Casinos, beach parties and plastic bags banned as Philippine island ruined by tourism reopens  Daily Telegraph :  Hugh Morris 
Thailand to ban foreign plastic waste from 2021 as South East Asia buckles under waste influx  Daily Telegraph :  Jamie Fullerton 
Anger and blockades as fracking starts in UK for first time since 2011  Guardian :  Helen Pidd 
Britain's Cuadrilla Starts Fracking for Gas After Seven-Year Pause  New York Times :  Reuters 
Cuadrilla begins fracking at Preston New Road  Financial Times :  Myles McCormick 
Cuadrilla to resume fracking seven years after tremors  Times :  General editorial piece 
Fracking Begins in UK for First Time Since 2011  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Fracking in the UK: what is it and why is it controversial?  Guardian :  Rob Davies 
Craig Kelly says Coalition must kill off renewable energy subsidies  Guardian :  Katharine Murphy 
The Latest: Oregon Lawmaker Blasts Coal Export Proposal  New York Times :  Associated Press 
This government does not practice what it preaches on fossil fuels  Times :  Barry Gardiner 
Beer prices 'to soar' as global warming effects take hold, study says  Independent :  Adam Forrest 
Heathrow will waive fees to lure quiet electric jets  Times :  Graeme Paton 
Around 100,000 Opel Vehicles to Be Recalled in Diesel Probe-Ministry  New York Times :  Reuters 
Germany recalls 100,000 Opel cars in diesel probe  Financial Times :  Patric McGee 
Investigators Search Opel Premises in Diesel Emissions Probe  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Prosecutors Search Opel Offices in Germany in Diesel Probe-Bild  New York Times :  Reuters 
Statement re Share Price Movement - Velocys PLC  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Velocys continuing talks with potential US biorefinery investors  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
BMW, Northvolt and Umicore Team Up on Battery Sustainability  New York Times :  Reuters 
Sweden's Northvolt Teams Up With BMW, Umicore for Electric Car Batteries  New York Times :  Reuters 
HSBC leads green bonanza with £250m renewables pledge  Daily Telegraph :  Jillian Ambrose 
HSBC UK Pension Scheme to Invest 250 Million Pounds in Wind and Solar  New York Times :  Reuters 
Hawthorn Resources fined for breaching mining conditions following dust complaints  Guardian :  Calla Wahlquist 

Heavy Industries
Ford demands millions from taxpayers to rehab icon of Detroit's blight  Guardian :  Tom Perkins 
Ford Unveils New China SUV, Eyes Sales Boost Next Year  New York Times :  Reuters 
Ford U-turn: no-deal Brexit could force carmaker to reconsider UK plans  Guardian :  Rob Davies 
French rage at closure of Ford factory  Times :  Adam Sage 
JP Morgan and Ford Cancel Plans for Saudi Investor Event  New York Times :  Reuters 
Peoples Ford boss warns over Brexit as sales flatline  Scotsman :  Scott Reid 
Chinese Electric Carmaker NIO Delivers 3,268 SUVs in Third Quarter  New York Times :  Reuters 
Exclusive: HNA Held Talks With Ant, Others as It Weighs Options for IT Unit Pactera-Sources  New York Times :  Reuters 
Luxury cars left battered  Times :  Louisa Clarence - Smith 
Porsche Needs to Become More Attractive to Investors - CFO  New York Times :  Reuters 
Schindler sues Seoul over Hyundai Elevator losses  Financial Times :  Song Jung-a 
Gloom descends on Asean 5 auto market as rates rise  Financial Times :  General editorial piece 
Germany Says It Is Pushing for Battery Cell Production in Germany  New York Times :  Reuters 
Bad roads and weather give UK an edge in driverless car market  Daily Telegraph :  Joseph Archer 
Higher U.S. Tariffs on Japanese Cars Less Likely, Trade War Posing Risk: Reuters Poll  New York Times :  Reuters 
Around 100,000 Opel Vehicles to Be Recalled in Diesel Probe-Ministry  New York Times :  Reuters 
Germany recalls 100,000 Opel cars in diesel probe  Financial Times :  Patric McGee 
Investigators Search Opel Premises in Diesel Emissions Probe  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Prosecutors Search Opel Offices in Germany in Diesel Probe-Bild  New York Times :  Reuters 
Bloodhound 1,000mph car hits skids as project enters administration  Guardian :  Gwyn Topham 
Bloodhound 1,000mph car project goes into administration  Daily Telegraph :  Alan Tovey 
Britain’s supersonic car group in plea for funding  Financial Times :  Michael Pooler 
BMW, Northvolt and Umicore Team Up on Battery Sustainability  New York Times :  Reuters 
Sweden's Northvolt Teams Up With BMW, Umicore for Electric Car Batteries  New York Times :  Reuters 
Nissan delays pay talks with UK workers until terms of Brexit made clearer  Independent :  Ben Chapman 
Nissan Delays UK Pay Talks Until After Brexit Clarity  New York Times :  Reuters 

Insurance
Held Hostage by Health Insurance  New York Times :  Kurt Eichenwald 
Banks and insurers must plan for climate change risks, says Bank of England  Independent :  Caitlin Morrison 
Banks, Insurers Must Have Credible Plans for Climate Change-BoE  New York Times :  Reuters 
Insurers face up to $10bn in losses from Hurricane Michael  Financial Times :  Oliver Ralph 
Brazil Leftist Candidate Would Reform Public Sector Pension  New York Times :  Reuters 
HSBC UK Pension Scheme to Invest 250 Million Pounds in Wind and Solar  New York Times :  Reuters 
Italy Budget Lowers Pension Age, Has Basic Income for Poor-Ministers  New York Times :  Reuters 
Taking £11bn from pension savings is the ‘wrong step’  Times :  Patrick Hosking 
Top earners in failed firms to get New Year pension payback  Daily Telegraph :  Laura Miller 
UK Car Insurance Premiums Up for First Time in 12 Months-Survey  New York Times :  Reuters 
Rosgosstrakh to buy Munich Re’s life insurance unit Ergo Life  Financial Times :  Max Seddon 

Leisure, Entertainment and Hotels
Patisserie Valerie boss Paul May quits mayor’s advisory body  Times :  Dominic Walsh 
Patisserie Valerie boss quits Restaurant Group board  Daily Telegraph :  Oliver Gill 
Patisserie Valerie discovers £10m of secret overdrafts  Independent :  Ben Chapman 
Too smooth: the red flag at Patisserie Valerie which was missed  Financial Times :  Dan McCrum 
Johnson has egg on his face over Patisserie borrowing  Guardian :  Nils Pratley 
Slice of life  Times :  Dominic Walsh 
Airbnb Bill May Limit Short-Term Rentals in U.S. Capital  New York Times :  Reuters 
Uber Eats eyes 400 'virtual restaurants' as it takes fight to Deliveroo  Daily Telegraph :  Matthew Field 
Problem gambling shake-up set to be brought forward  Financial Times :  Henry Mance 
Canada about to become largest country in the world to completely legalise recreational marijuana  Independent :  Andrew Buncombe 
Casinos, beach parties and plastic bags banned as Philippine island ruined by tourism reopens  Daily Telegraph :  Hugh Morris 
Famous Brands Sees $60 Million Impairment as UK Burger Business Struggles  New York Times :  Reuters 
It’s gertcha to Fuller’s as the Coach sings for Chas  Times :  Dominic Walsh 
Tens of thousands of Lloyds Banking Group credit cards cancelled after Ticketmaster breach  Scotsman :  Jane Bradley 
Director/PDMR Shareholding - Paddy Power Betfair plc  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Paddy Power’s US bet starts to pay out  Daily Telegraph :  Tom Rees 
Transaction in Own Shares - Paddy Power Betfair plc  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Paddy Power’s US bet pays off  Times :  Louisa Clarence-Smith 

Life Sciences
Why the developing world needs infrastructure as much as aid  Daily Telegraph :  Thomas J. Bollyky 
Flour to be fortified with folic acid to reduce birth defects  Scotsman :  General editorial piece 
Google's AI can spot breast cancer better than humans  Daily Telegraph :  Joseph Archer 
Harvard Calls for Retraction of Dozens of Studies by Noted Cardiologist  New York Times :  Gina Kolata 
Cannabis health products are everywhere – but do they live up to the hype?  Guardian :  Amy Fleming 
What Canada Can Learn from California on Marijuana Legalization  New York Times :  Thomas Fuller 
Three ways to cut your cholesterol: seed oils, weights and meditation  Times :  Peta Bee 
Dr Alexa wants you to cough up for medicine  Times :  Mark Bridge 
Dementia may begin in the womb, new study suggests  Daily Telegraph :  Sarah Knapton 
Facebook could be used to spot those at risk of depression - because they talk more about themselves  Daily Telegraph :  Laura Donnelly 
Hundreds of dietary supplements contain potentially 'dangerous' ingredients, finds study  Independent :  Sarah Young 
WHO Convenes Emergency Meeting on Congo's Ebola Outbreak  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Epilepsy drugs pregabalin and gabapentin face tighter controls after rise in deaths  Times :  Richard Ford 
The doctor will tell you to exercise now  Times :  Chris Smyth 
Mental ill health costs Whitehall 300,000 sick days  Times :  Henry Zeffman 
UK Offers Prescription for Loneliness, No Drugs Involved  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Why avocados are off menu for vegans  Times :  Ben Webster 
Abortion Vote in Australia Tests a Government Led by Women  New York Times :  Rick Rojas 
Anthony Bland, GP with 26,000 child abuse images, is struck off  Times :  Katie Gibbons 
Bulgaria's Government Faces No-Confidence Vote Over Healthcare  New York Times :  Reuters 
Held Hostage by Health Insurance  New York Times :  Kurt Eichenwald 
Is Medicare for All the Answer to Sky-High Administrative Costs?  New York Times :  Austin Frakt 
NHS 'failing self-harming over-65s' despite suicide risk increasing with age  Independent :  Alex Matthews-King 
Patients forced to travel for abortions by postcode lottery  Times :  Hamish Macdonell 
People in mental health crisis neglected by NHS  Guardian :  Denis Canpbell 
The doctor will tell you to exercise now  Times :  Chris Smyth 
The Guardian view on rising infant mortality: a warning from data  Guardian :  General editorial piece 
Trump Rule Would Compel Drug Makers to Disclose Prices in TV Commercials  New York Times :  Robert Pear 
US Wants Drug Prices in TV Ads: 'Patients Deserve to Know'  New York Times :  Associated Press 
3rd Quarter Results - ConvaTec Group PLC  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Convatec and Superdry left to lick their wounds after shares slump  Times :  Alex Ralph 
Convatec boss quits after surprise profit warning  Times :  Alex Ralph 
Convatec needs more than a bandage  Times :  Robert Lea 
ConvaTec shares plunge after profit warning and chief’s exit  Financial Times :  Sarah Neville 
ConvaTec Shares Plunge on Profit Warning and CEO Departure  New York Times :  Reuters 
ConvaTec warns on profits as customer trims inventory orders; CEO to retire  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Director Deals - ConvaTec Group Plc (CTEC)  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
NHS supplier Convatec's shares plunge as boss departs and sales forecast is cut  Daily Telegraph :  Jack Torrance 
Retirement of Chief Executive Officer - ConvaTec Group PLC  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Convatec  Times :  Louisa Clarence - Smith 
Bayer May Outsource Some Drug Research-Works Council  New York Times :  Reuters 
Bradford hospital launches AI powered command centre  Financial Times :  Sarah Neville 
Novo Nordisk Hires AstraZeneca Executive to Revive Struggling Biopharma Unit  New York Times :  Reuters 
AstraZeneca halts UK investments due to Brexit uncertainties  Daily Telegraph :  LaToya Harding 
AstraZeneca Halts UK Investments Due to Brexit Uncertainties-Le Monde  New York Times :  Reuters 

Media
Any inquiry must get to the bottom of political pressure on the ABC  Guardian :  Peter Manning 
Ari Emanuel’s Endeavor seeks to end Saudi deal  Financial Times :  Matthew Garrahan 
British startup to launch streaming service where viewers can buy shares in new series  Daily Telegraph :  Hannah Boland 
Cosmopolitan to close Australian magazine after 45 years  Guardian :  Amanda Meade 
Disney Offers EU Antitrust Concessions Over $71.3 Billion Fox Deal  New York Times :  Reuters 
Netflix investors braced for earnings as Goldman Sachs cuts target  Financial Times :  Tim Bradshaw 
Twitter faces investigation by privacy watchdog over user tracking  Daily Telegraph :  Hasan Chowdhury 
We need the Scotsman more than ever, but who will safeguard its future?  Guardian :  Lindsay Mackie 
Google's AI can spot breast cancer better than humans  Daily Telegraph :  Joseph Archer 
Google and Orange building cable between US and France  Guardian :  Alex Hern 
Google Pixel 3 Phone Aims to Automate More Daily Tasks  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Google to Boycott Saudi Conference Over Missing Journalist  New York Times :  Reuters 
The Google Pixel 3 Review: Phone’s Smarts Shine Through Its A.I.-Driven Camera  New York Times :  Brian X. Chen 
Exclusive: Facebook to Ban Misinformation on Voting in Upcoming U.S. Elections  New York Times :  Reuters 
Facebook could be used to spot those at risk of depression - because they talk more about themselves  Daily Telegraph :  Laura Donnelly 
Facebook cracks down on ‘dark ads’ by British political groups  Guardian :  Alex Hern 
Facebook to Say Who Pays for UK Political Adverts  New York Times :  Reuters 
Facebook to show who buys British political ads in a bid to tackle election meddling  Daily Telegraph :  Matthew Field 
Facebook to verify identity of UK political advertisers  Financial Times :  Tim Bradshaw 
Bangladesh Newspaper Editors Protest Digital Security Law  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Keep us at top of TV listings, say public service broadcasters  Guardian :  Mark Sweney 
Trump Rule Would Compel Drug Makers to Disclose Prices in TV Commercials  New York Times :  Robert Pear 
U.S. Consumers Need More Control Over Social Media Data: Lawmaker  New York Times :  Reuters 
US Wants Drug Prices in TV Ads: 'Patients Deserve to Know'  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Apple swallows up music analytics firm Asaii to help spot emerging talent  Daily Telegraph :  Hannah Boland 

Real Estate and Construction
Airbnb Bill May Limit Short-Term Rentals in U.S. Capital  New York Times :  Reuters 
Australia’s housing boom is not heading for a soft landing. How did we get here?  Guardian :  Greg Jericho 
The big company landlords trying to impress tenants amid international investment  Financial Times :  Judith Evans 
Finance products confuse customers  Times :  Aaron Rogan 
First-time buyers need a leg up the ladder. Tax relief may be the answer  Times :  Ian King 
Weaker buy-to-let market gives hope to first-time buyers  Guardian :  Miles Brignall 
No, the housing crisis will not be solved by building more homes  Financial Times :  Kate Allen 
Housing associations call for £42bn to build social homes  Financial Times :  Jim Pickard 
Irish mortgages costliest in eurozone  Times :  Paul O’Donoghue 
Salisbury house prices fall by nearly 10% after novichok attack  Guardian :  Patrick Collinson 
UK housing market registers slowest September growth since 2010  Independent :  Ben Chapman 
Many U.S. Mall Owners Say Good Riddance to Sears  New York Times :  Reuters 
Boss bought Dubai property as business collapsed  Times :  Stuart Macdonald 
Building, BIM and benefiting the bottom line  Scotsman :  Colin Hastie 
France Seizes Payment to Former LafargeHolcim Executive in Syria Probe  New York Times :  Reuters 
The risk and reward of helping buyers to break the chain  Times :  James Hurley 
WeWork’s frat-boy culture led to my s..assault, says executive  Times :  Tom Knowles 
Purplebricks Forays Into Germany With Homeday Stake Purchase  New York Times :  Reuters 
Robert Tchenguiz drops Grant Thornton lawsuit  Financial Times :  Barney Thompson 

Retail
Girdles and Socket Wrenches: Sears Was the Amazon of Its Day  New York Times :  Associated Press 
How Sears Was the Amazon of Its Day  New York Times :  General editorial piece 
Many U.S. Mall Owners Say Good Riddance to Sears  New York Times :  Reuters 
Q&A: What Shoppers Need to Know About Sears' Bankruptcy  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Sears files for bankruptcy  Independent :  Caitlin Morrison 
Sears: from world’s largest retailer to bust  Daily Telegraph :  Ben Woods 
Sears makes final bid for survival after collapsing with $10bn debt  Times :  James Dean 
Sears, once the world's largest retailer, faces the end after 125 years  Guardian :  Mike Elk 
Sears Plan to Get Out of Bankruptcy Has a Familiar Ring  New York Times :  Michael Corkery 
Sears races to avoid outright liquidation after bankruptcy filing  Financial Times :  Alistair Gray 
Sears Went From Gilded-Age Boom to Digital-Age Bankruptcy  New York Times :  Tiffany Hsu 
US retailer Sears files for bankruptcy  Guardian :  Julia Kollewe 
U.S. Retailer Sears Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy  New York Times :  Reuters 
When Sears Was Everywhere: Espionage, Politics and Fine Art  New York Times :  Tiffany Hsu 
Convatec and Superdry left to lick their wounds after shares slump  Times :  Alex Ralph 
Fashion chain hung out to dry by long, hot summer  Times :  Martin Strydom 
Superdry issues profit warning after sales fall in heatwave  Guardian :  Julia Kollewe 
Superdry shares plunge as retailer warns profits hit by summer heatwave  Independent :  Caitlin Morrison 
Superdry updates on trading and financial impacts  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Superdry’s warning of T-shirt weather gets lost in translation  Financial Times :  Matthew Vincent 
Superdry warns hot weather, currency losses to hurt performance  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Superdry Warns on Profit, Blames Weather and Forex  New York Times :  Reuters 
Superdry wilts in the heat as sales of jackets cool  Daily Telegraph :  LaToya Harding 
Superdry  Times :  Louisa Clarence - Smith 
Superdry sloppy on currency hedges  Guardian :  Nils Pratley 
AI-powered fashion sales company Thread raises £17 million in funding  Daily Telegraph :  James Cook 
Casino Poaches French Supermarket Chain With Franchise Contract  New York Times :  Reuters 
Cavalli Owner Hires Rothschild to Find Minority Partner-Sources  New York Times :  Reuters 
Netflix investors braced for earnings as Goldman Sachs cuts target  Financial Times :  Tim Bradshaw 
Tens of thousands of Lloyds Banking Group credit cards cancelled after Ticketmaster breach  Scotsman :  Jane Bradley 
Tesco’s former chairman describes discovery of accounting issue  Financial Times :  Jane Croft 
Business big shot: Paul Moody/Card Factory  Times :  Dominic Walsh 
Tap-and-go cards overtake chip and PIN in shops for the first time  Daily Telegraph :  Katie Morley 
UK in-store contactless payments overtake chip and pin – Worldpay  Guardian :  General editorial piece 
US retail sales notch back-to-back months of unexpectedly weak growth  Financial Times :  Peter Wells 
U.S. Retail Sales Increase Less Than Expected in September  New York Times :  Reuters 
Christmas is the ultimate test for your financial resolve  Financial Times :  Jason Butler 
Claire’s considers UK store closures after calling in advisers  Independent :  Caitlin Morrison 
Claire's weighs up store closures, putting hundreds of jobs at risk  Guardian :  General editorial piece 
Amazon India Say Services Boosting Large Appliance Sales  New York Times :  Reuters 
Bezos defends big tech co-operation with US military  Financial Times :  Richard Waters 
Dr Alexa wants you to cough up for medicine  Times :  Mark Bridge 
Full Year Trading Update - Shoe Zone PLC  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Shoe Zone sees earnings beat, to declare special dividend  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Shoe Zone shares climb as revenues increase  Daily Telegraph :  LaToya Harding 
Shoe Zone  Times :  Louisa Clarence - Smith 
Alibaba's Jack Ma Says in Talks With Indonesia on Tech Training Institute  New York Times :  Reuters 
Gucci wary of Chinese ecommerce tie-up because of fakes  Financial Times :  Tom Hancock 

Technology
As Companies Embrace AI, It's a Job-Seeker's Market  New York Times :  Reuters 
MIT announces $1bn artificial intelligence and computing initiative  Financial Times :  Clive Cookson 
M.I.T. Plans College for Artificial Intelligence, Backed by $1 Billion  New York Times :  Steve Lohr 
Dr Alexa wants you to cough up for medicine  Times :  Mark Bridge 
Alibaba's Jack Ma Says in Talks With Indonesia on Tech Training Institute  New York Times :  Reuters 
Bangladesh Newspaper Editors Protest Digital Security Law  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Bitcoin price rockets above $7,700 on Bitfinex exchange in peculiar surge  Independent :  Anthony Cuthbertson 
Blockchain isn't about democracy and decentralisation – it's about greed  Guardian :  Nouriel Roubini 
Britain, Baltics Seek Italian Support for EU Cyber Sanctions  New York Times :  Reuters 
Bad roads and weather give UK an edge in driverless car market  Daily Telegraph :  Joseph Archer 
Tame tech and drive innovation towards a fair inclusive society  Financial Times :  Martha Lane Fox 
Italy Resisting EU Push to Impose Sanctions Over Cyberattacks  New York Times :  Reuters 
Tap-and-go cards overtake chip and PIN in shops for the first time  Daily Telegraph :  Katie Morley 
People are freaking out about Tether  Financial Times :  Jemima Kelly 
UK Automation Picks Up as Flow of European Workers Slows Ahead of Brexit  New York Times :  Reuters 
U.S. Credit Card Giants Flout India’s New Law on Personal Data  New York Times :  Vindu Goel 
U.S. Consumers Need More Control Over Social Media Data: Lawmaker  New York Times :  Reuters 
US Stock Indexes Fall Further as Technology Slump Continues  New York Times :  Associated Press 
US tech stocks slide as mood stays nervous  Financial Times :  Dave Shellock 
Bahrain Minister Backs Boycott of Uber Over Khashoggi Case  New York Times :  Reuters 
Bezos defends big tech co-operation with US military  Financial Times :  Richard Waters 
Cloud Services Provider Twilio to Buy SendGrid in $2 Billion Deal  New York Times :  Reuters 
Exclusive: HNA Held Talks With Ant, Others as It Weighs Options for IT Unit Pactera-Sources  New York Times :  Reuters 
France's Safran Improves Silvercrest Engine Design: Executive  New York Times :  Reuters 
Harris and EQT Rise While Bank of America and Autodesk Slip  New York Times :  Associated Press 
IBM Takes Cybersecurity Training on the Road  New York Times :  Stacy Cowley 
Infosys Built Its Global Machine With Indian Workers. Can It Adjust to Trump’s ‘Hire American’?  New York Times :  Steve Lohr 
OnePlus aims to go mainstream as it launches its 'iPhone killer' to the world  Independent :  Andrew Griffin 
Qualcomm, FTC Ask Judge to Delay Ruling to Pursue Settlement  New York Times :  Reuters 
Rivals ARM and Intel Make Peace to Secure Internet of Things  New York Times :  Reuters 
SharkNinja aims to suck up Dyson vacuum business  Financial Times :  Michael Pooler 
Sweden's Fagerhult to Buy Italian Lighting Group iGuzzini  New York Times :  Reuters 
Travelperk raises $44m from Russian Facebook investor  Daily Telegraph :  Matthew Field 
US firms agree world’s largest defence merger  Times :  James Dean 
WhatsApp key to female fight, says MP  Times :  Katie Gibbons 
IQE  Daily Telegraph :  Tom Rees 
Google Pixel 3 Phone Aims to Automate More Daily Tasks  New York Times :  Associated Press 
The Google Pixel 3 Review: Phone’s Smarts Shine Through Its A.I.-Driven Camera  New York Times :  Brian X. Chen 
Google's AI can spot breast cancer better than humans  Daily Telegraph :  Joseph Archer 
Google and Orange building cable between US and France  Guardian :  Alex Hern 
Google to Boycott Saudi Conference Over Missing Journalist  New York Times :  Reuters 
Exclusive: Facebook to Ban Misinformation on Voting in Upcoming U.S. Elections  New York Times :  Reuters 
Facebook could be used to spot those at risk of depression - because they talk more about themselves  Daily Telegraph :  Laura Donnelly 
Facebook cracks down on ‘dark ads’ by British political groups  Guardian :  Alex Hern 
Facebook to Say Who Pays for UK Political Adverts  New York Times :  Reuters 
Facebook to show who buys British political ads in a bid to tackle election meddling  Daily Telegraph :  Matthew Field 
Facebook to verify identity of UK political advertisers  Financial Times :  Tim Bradshaw 
Apple swallows up music analytics firm Asaii to help spot emerging talent  Daily Telegraph :  Hannah Boland 
Carl Icahn locks horns with Michael Dell over share buyback  Financial Times :  Richard Waters 
Carl Icahn Reports 8.3 Percent Stake in Dell Tracking Stock  New York Times :  Reuters 
Carl Icahn Returns to Haunt Dell  New York Times :  Michael J. de la Merced 
Instagram founder admits to differences with Facebook  Daily Telegraph :  Margi Murphy 
Fidelity launches company to facilitate crypto trading  Financial Times :  Robin Wigglesworth 
Fidelity Launches New Company for Trading and Storing Cryptocurrencies  New York Times :  Reuters 
Apple co-founder joins Mone VC venture  Scotsman :  Emma Newlands 
It's really happening... Woz joins Baroness Mone's blockchain company  Financial Times :  Jemima Kelly 

Telecommunications
Google and Orange building cable between US and France  Guardian :  Alex Hern 
OnePlus aims to go mainstream as it launches its 'iPhone killer' to the world  Independent :  Andrew Griffin 
Vodafone to dial into tech firms with ‘social purpose’  Scotsman :  Scott Reid 
Apple swallows up music analytics firm Asaii to help spot emerging talent  Daily Telegraph :  Hannah Boland 
Public thinks 4G mobile signal and free Wi-Fi should be considered ‘human rights’, survey claims  Independent :  Rob Knight 
Google Pixel 3 Phone Aims to Automate More Daily Tasks  New York Times :  Associated Press 
The Google Pixel 3 Review: Phone’s Smarts Shine Through Its A.I.-Driven Camera  New York Times :  Brian X. Chen 
SoftBank drops as uncertainty from Saudi links and IPO weigh  Financial Times :  Edward White 
Softbank shares hit by fears of Saudi tech backlash  Daily Telegraph :  Matthew Field 
SoftBank Shares Tumble Amid Concerns Over Its Saudi Ties  New York Times :  General editorial piece 
SoftBank's Saudi Ties Unnerve Investors as Shares Drop 8 Percent  New York Times :  Reuters 

Support Services
As Companies Embrace AI, It's a Job-Seeker's Market  New York Times :  Reuters 
Compassion or Hard Brexit: the choice facing Britain’s Tories  Financial Times :  Robert Shrimsley 
Infosys Built Its Global Machine With Indian Workers. Can It Adjust to Trump’s ‘Hire American’?  New York Times :  Steve Lohr 
Labor Strife in India's Manufacturing Hubs May Undermine Modi's Jobs Push  New York Times :  Reuters 
Mental ill health costs Whitehall 300,000 sick days  Times :  Henry Zeffman 
Plan for skills permit after Brexit is a ‘disaster’  Times :  Richard Ford 
Social enterprise: what to look for in an MBA course  Financial Times :  Georgina Campbell 
UK Automation Picks Up as Flow of European Workers Slows Ahead of Brexit  New York Times :  Reuters 
Best grammar schools in 2018 according to GCSE league tables  Daily Telegraph :  Ashley Kirk 
China recasts Uighur internment policy as ‘vocational education’  Financial Times :  Emily Feng 
Homelessness in New York Public Schools Is at a Record High: 114,659 Students  New York Times :  Eliza Shapiro 
Hundreds of teaching roles in Scottish schools unfilled  Scotsman :  Chris Green 
M.I.T. Plans College for Artificial Intelligence, Backed by $1 Billion  New York Times :  Steve Lohr 
Rates reforms ‘may force some private schools out of business’  Times :  Elizabeth Burden 
University of Birmingham opens door to more Chinese students  Times :  Rosemary Bennett 
University and college union members overwhelmingly back calls for referendum on final Brexit deal  Independent :  Eleanor Busby 
Accounting Firm Grant Thornton's UK Chief to Step Down  New York Times :  Reuters 
Chief executive Sacha Romanovitch pushed out at Grant Thornton  Times :  Harry Wilson 
Grant Thornton chief executive to stand down  Daily Telegraph :  Wil Crisp 
Robert Tchenguiz drops Grant Thornton lawsuit  Financial Times :  Barney Thompson 
Robert Tchenguiz drops lawsuit against Grant Thornton at last minute  Times :  Deirdre Hipwell 
Sacha Romanovitch to leave accountancy firm Grant Thornton  Guardian :  Jason Deans 
Thailand to ban foreign plastic waste from 2021 as South East Asia buckles under waste influx  Daily Telegraph :  Jamie Fullerton 
Women driven to prostitution over universal credit, says MP  Times :  Francis Elliott 
HMRC seizes assets from almost 3,000 businesses as government ramps up pressure on late tax payment  Independent :  Ben Chapman 
Aberdeen’s EnerMech changes hands in bumper deal  Scotsman :  Scott Reid 
Acorn Enterprise provides growth spurt for start-ups  Scotsman :  Scott Reid 
Exclusive: HNA Held Talks With Ant, Others as It Weighs Options for IT Unit Pactera-Sources  New York Times :  Reuters 
Founder of student work experience platform takes venture to next level  Scotsman :  Scott Reid 
'I wanted to set up a company to help people like me'  Daily Telegraph :  Matthew Caines 
Alibaba's Jack Ma Says in Talks With Indonesia on Tech Training Institute  New York Times :  Reuters 
Business Sales Have Healthy Gain, Prices Up Over 11 Percent  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Executive pay too high across whole of corporate Australia – Telstra chairman  Guardian :  Associated Press 
Why a business for all seasons is not the only path to success  Daily Telegraph :  Matthew Caines 
Broker comes to Babcock’s defence as investors flee  Times :  Louisa Clarence-Smith 
Fears Babcock is target of shortsellers after mysterious report  Daily Telegraph :  Alan Tovey 
UK shipyards to submit bids to build 5 Royal Navy warships  Financial Times :  Sylvia Pfeifer 
Uber Eats eyes 400 'virtual restaurants' as it takes fight to Deliveroo  Daily Telegraph :  Matthew Field 

Transport, Logistics, Aerospace and Defence
Aerion's Supersonic Business Jet to Meet U.S. Noise Standards  New York Times :  Reuters 
BA owner warned it will have no special treatment after Brexit  Financial Times :  Josh Spero 
Dassault Will Raise Production Rates on Certain Models: CEO  New York Times :  Reuters 
Delays to Crossrail ‘could push HS2 off track’  Times :  Graeme Paton 
Elon Musk’s SpaceX to send sculpture into space  Times :  Ben Hoyle 
Eurostar faces day of major delays and cancellations after breakdown in tunnel  Independent :  Simon Calder 
France's Safran Improves Silvercrest Engine Design: Executive  New York Times :  Reuters 
Gatwick accused of making second runway 'by the back door'  Guardian :  Gwyn Topham 
Heathrow will waive fees to lure quiet electric jets  Times :  Graeme Paton 
Korean Air Chief Indicted on Embezzlement, Other Charges: Prosecutors  New York Times :  Reuters 
Kuwait Airways Signs Agreement to Buy Eight Airbus A330-800neo Planes  New York Times :  Reuters 
NetJets Agrees to Buy Up to 325 New Cessna Jets  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Reduced Mull ferry timetable ‘will force business away’  Scotsman :  Moira Kerr 
Royal Mail staff lose out after profit warning hits share price  Guardian :  Julia Kollewe 
US firms agree world’s largest defence merger  Times :  James Dean 
Britain’s worst railway stations for delays and late trains revealed  Independent :  Simon Calder 
Manchester Oxford Road station is worst for delays  Times :  Graeme Paton 
Revealed: UK's least reliable stations where seven in ten trains are late  Daily Telegraph :  Katie Morley 
Bahrain Minister Backs Boycott of Uber Over Khashoggi Case  New York Times :  Reuters 
Bezos defends big tech co-operation with US military  Financial Times :  Richard Waters 
Bus travel hits 12-year-low as prices rise and services are axed  Independent :  Adam Forrest 
Business Jet Show Kicks Off Amid Optimism Over U.S. Tax Cut-Spurred Demand  New York Times :  Reuters 
Rival Koreas defy US and agree rail and road links  Financial Times :  Song Jung-a 
Broker comes to Babcock’s defence as investors flee  Times :  Louisa Clarence-Smith 
Fears Babcock is target of shortsellers after mysterious report  Daily Telegraph :  Alan Tovey 
UK shipyards to submit bids to build 5 Royal Navy warships  Financial Times :  Sylvia Pfeifer 
Ryanair Appoints Additional Managing Director for Laudamotion  New York Times :  Reuters 
Ryanair base closures accused of being a ‘declaration of war’ by unions after strikes  Independent :  Helen Coffey 
Ryanair tightens its grip on Austrian budget airline  Times :  Kirsti Knolle 
The London Report: BAE slides as focus shifts to Saudi contracts  Financial Times :  Bryce Elder 
BAE Systems  Daily Telegraph :  Tom Rees 
Tech companies need to work with US military, says Amazon boss Jeff Bezos  Daily Telegraph :  Olivia Rudgard 

Utilities
US Eyes Military Bases for Coal, Gas Exports  New York Times :  Associated Press 
The Latest: Oregon Lawmaker Blasts Coal Export Proposal  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Offshore Drillers Eye Recovery by 2020  New York Times :  Reuters 
This government does not practice what it preaches on fossil fuels  Times :  Barry Gardiner 
Brexit, oil prices and global trade stand in the way of recovery  Times :  George Buckley 
Oil majors lift FTSE as oil prices rise  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Saudi threat creates rare crack in US oil alliance  Financial Times :  David Sheppard 
Saudi Oil Output Expected to Rise, Will Meet India's Demand-Falih  New York Times :  Reuters 
U.S. Still Aiming to Cut Iran Oil Sales to Zero, Market Well-Supplied: U.S. Envoy for Iran  New York Times :  Reuters 
Craig Kelly says Coalition must kill off renewable energy subsidies  Guardian :  Katharine Murphy 
HSBC leads green bonanza with £250m renewables pledge  Daily Telegraph :  Jillian Ambrose 
HSBC UK Pension Scheme to Invest 250 Million Pounds in Wind and Solar  New York Times :  Reuters 
Aberdeen’s EnerMech changes hands in bumper deal  Scotsman :  Scott Reid 
Linde Says FTC's Commissioners Looking Into Merger  New York Times :  Reuters 
Miners and Shell boost FTSE  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Total underlines Russia commitment despite sanctions fears  Financial Times :  Henry Foy 
Usio is latest energy firm to burn out  Times :  Emma Yeomans 
Vekselberg appeals against sanctions  Financial Times :  Max Seddon 
Wintershall Struggles to Boost Output From Norway's Maria Field  New York Times :  Reuters 
Anger and blockades as fracking starts in UK for first time since 2011  Guardian :  Helen Pidd 
Britain's Cuadrilla Starts Fracking for Gas After Seven-Year Pause  New York Times :  Reuters 
Cuadrilla begins fracking at Preston New Road  Financial Times :  Myles McCormick 
Cuadrilla to resume fracking seven years after tremors  Times :  General editorial piece 
Fracking in the UK: what is it and why is it controversial?  Guardian :  Rob Davies 
Fracking Begins in UK for First Time Since 2011  New York Times :  Associated Press 
Statement re Share Price Movement - Velocys PLC  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Velocys continuing talks with potential US biorefinery investors  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Group update - Urals Energy Public Company Limited  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
Urals Energy details capital strain after 'unauthorised' loan  Daily Telegraph :  General editorial piece 
BP and Eni to start drilling in Libya within months  Daily Telegraph :  Wil Crisp 
BP Says Price Controls 'Not Good', Days After India Cuts Cost of Fuel  New York Times :  Reuters 
Glencore to cut 400 jobs at Australian coal mine  Financial Times :  Neil Hume 
Glencore to Cut Jobs at Australia's Hail Creek Coal Mine  New York Times :  Reuters 
Gunvor closes first sustainability-linked commodity trader financing deal  Financial Times :  David Sheppard 
Oil Trader Gunvor Closes Sustainability-Linked $745 Million Loan  New York Times :  Reuters 
Oil group Cepsa jettisons IPO plans amid market turmoil  Financial Times :  Cat Rutter Pooley 
Spanish Oil Company Cepsa Postpones Bumper IPO, Blames Market Rout  New York Times :  Reuters 

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