Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts - one of only three female CEOs in the FTSE 100 - has stepped down in order to join Apple as senior vice president...

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By New Statesman - 15 Oct 2013

Leaves FTSE 100 with only two female CEOs.

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By New Statesman - 15 Oct 2013

The infant formula maker halts nutrition awareness programme.

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The struggling Canadian smartphone maker's latest move comes in the wake of...

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By New Statesman - 14 Oct 2013

Prime Minister Enda Kenny makes the announcement at the Fine Gael party's annual...

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By New Statesman - 14 Oct 2013

Urge lawmakers to increase borrowing limit

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By New Statesman - 11 Oct 2013

The purchase price includes about $1.19bn of net tangible assets and $260m in goodwill...

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By New Statesman - 11 Oct 2013

The acquired business will be managed under a separate platform and will be overseen...

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By New Statesman - 10 Oct 2013

During the month, the German automaker improved sales in nearly all of its markets....

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By New Statesman - 10 Oct 2013

The new appointees will be based in New York.

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How can Labour shed its anti-business label?

It is not enough for Labour to assent to sound principles if it is not prepared to...

It's regional inequality, stupid
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By Diana Johnson - 20 Mar 2015

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By New Statesman - 18 Mar 2015

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Business
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If Ed Balls becomes chancellor, he will be one of the most experienced – and polarising – politicians ever to hold the job.
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Business
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If Ed Balls becomes chancellor, he will be one of the most experienced – and...

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We are all alienated labour now.

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Business
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Business
By Adam Ludlow - 22 Jan 2015

The Webb Trust essay prizewinner offers an answer.

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Business
By Robert Skidelsky - 10 Dec 2014

If a government has to cut its spending, it is much better to tax the rich than...