Sale of Kidman cattle ranch to foreign-led group ‘not in the national interest’
A dynamic economy can gain from importing people who both want to work and have the skills to do so
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn unloads his shares in Apple over the company’s prospects in China.
A top executive at Qantas says the Australian election in July could hit demand for air travel.
Uncertainty over EU referendum and ongoing political and financial turmoil in eurozone ‘casting a cloud over economy’
Worries about the EU referendum in June and over a resurgence of the eurozone crisis have knocked consumer confidence in the UK to its lowest level in more than a year, according to a report.
Market research firm GfK said its consumer sentiment indicator for April was the weakest for 15 months as households became gloomier about the UK’s economic outlook. The index dropped to -3 from a March reading of 0, when GfK also claimed referendum jitters had hit consumer confidence.
Strong inflows help to compensate for outflows at start of year, though analysts warn of turbulence
The government’s plan to extend the Right to Buy to Housing Association tenants is sharply criticised by a group of MPs.
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