Inequality makes climate change much harder to tackle | Larry Elliott

What Davos didn’t face up to is that we can’t expect poor people to make all the sacrifices For those perched at the top of the mountain the view is perfectly clear. Climate change is the issue of the moment and has to be tackled without delay. Governm…

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Britain’s tax on tech titans may be the key to cutting them down to size

Trump is threatening retaliation if the UK plan becomes law. But taking a tough line may be the key to a global dealWhen US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin threatens to impose tariffs on a country’s car industry if it taxes American tech giants, you …

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World financial markets rocked by China coronavirus

Oil and travel shares slide amid fears outbreak could hit growth in second largest economyChina coronavirus – live updatesFinancial markets around the world have been rattled by the coronavirus outbreak, with its centre in Wuhan, a city known as the Ch…

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