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UAE's Etihad Airlines Has Built the Fanciest Commercial Airplane in the World

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The days of neck pillows and kids kicking your seat are over, at least if you can afford to fly to …

Two scary new signs that shadow banking is spreading risk throughout China’s economy

New data out from China’s central bank shines some light on the worrying spread of shadow banking—as lending conducted off bank balance sheets is known—throughout the economy. Not only have city-level banks been on a shadow-lending spree, but so too have Chinese non-financial companies.<p>First, …

China

Nokia launches $100m smart car fund

<b>Nokia has launched a $100m (£59m) fund which will invest in firms specialising in connected and smart vehicles.</b><p>It is seen as a key growth area and Nokia has established its presence in the sector with its mapping service Here for connected vehicles.<p>The move comes just days after Nokia completed the …

Inside the UK-China trade mission: Day 2

The second morning of this historic trip starts off at a cracking pace with a very busy schedule ahead for us all. My first stop is an event …

McLaren

Oppo N1 Now Available In China

Earlier today we showed you a video of the new Oppo N1 smartphone, the handset is now available in China for CNY 3498, which works out at around $574.<p>…

Cellular Networks

Business News, Personal Finance and Money News

U.S. stocks slumped Friday, pulling down the Dow Jones industrial average by more than 650 points and handing the market its worst week in two …

Personal Finance

New Look seeks expansion in Europe and China after returning to profit

Budget fashion retailer plans to open 21 stores in China by end of next year and rules out stock market flotation<p>New Look has revealed plans to step up expansion in China, Russia, Poland and Germany despite "challenging trading" at home.<p>The low-price fashion retailer posted a return to the black …

Sellers key to upturn in IPOs

Pensioners tricked into a lifetime of lower income

After an investigation into how Britain’s insurers used the introduction of the EU’s Gender Directive to over-charge hundreds of thousands of pension savers, we unravel yet another scandal in the complex annuity maze.<p>Hundreds of thousands of older savers were locked into artificially depressed …

Retirement

Rise of the prosumer analyst: How mobile is driving a new brand of business analysis

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Today, it seems natural for, say, an iOS (s AAPL) developer to follow Apple’s company affairs — changes to the executive team, …

Big Data

The Forbes 400 List is the definitive list of wealth in America. So what does it say not just about the individuals who got rich but also about which states attract the most of them? FORBES examined the 10-year-data from the rankings to find out about any geographical shifts of Forbes 400 members in the past decade. http://bit.ly/19rLqlZ

'Real-time' PAYE threatens new wave of tax code blunders

Taxpayers are at risk of wrong codes as revolutionary 'real time' PAYE system comes into full force<p>HM Revenue & Customs describes it as the “biggest change to PAYE for 70 years” and it comes fully into effect today. Called “Real Time Information”, it is a transformation supposed to help other …

Finance

With a few days left on her federal prison sentence for tax evasion, hip-hop artist Lauryn Hill won an early release – and managed to drop a track from her new album – all in 24 hours. http://bit.ly/1gfpgKG