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Manus Island: Police enter former Australia-run asylum centre

Police in Papua New Guinea (PNG) have entered a former Australian-run detention centre in a bid to get asylum seekers who remain there to leave. Hundreds of men have refused to leave the Manus Island centre since it was closed on 31 October, citing fears for their safety in the local community. On Thursday, men inside the camp said that ... Read More »

JLL India sells residential brokerage business to former India head Anuj Puri

Mumbai: Property advisory firm JLL India on Tuesday said it is selling its residential services business to the company’s former India head Anuj Puri, who recently left the organization to start his own venture, for an undisclosed sum. JLL’s residential business employs around 200 brokers and 250 support staff in eight cities. “It’s a profitable business and handles both primary ... Read More »

Trump could change trade stance, says former Bush adviser

Donald Trump may make new US policy on trade more “nuanced” than his tough campaign pledges suggested, a former adviser to George W. Bush has said. Mr Trump has vowed to renegotiate trade deals, including with China, to benefit the US. But Pippa Malmgren told the BBC he may not be able to implement protectionist policies without damaging the US ... Read More »

Former Deutsche Bank boss guilty of insider dealing

A former adviser to Sir Philip Green, along with a one-time managing director ofDeutsche Bank, have been found guilty of insider dealing in one of the UK’s most high-profile cases. Eight years after the investigation began, Andrew Hind, 56, ex-finance director at Topshop, part of Green’s Arcadia Group, and his friend Martyn Dodgson, 44, who used to work in corporate ... Read More »

Former Goldman Sachs president says our economic situation ‘will end in tears’

Taking the long view is one of those easier-said-than-done propositions, right? For instance, while you might think that the economy has pretty much recovered from the Great Recession of 2008, one prominent financier thinks the problems that caused that big meltdown have been papered over and will come back to hurt us again. And then there’s the little issue of ... Read More »