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Mastercard, MoneyGram unveil financial services for Facebook Messenger

If you followed the stream of announcements from Facebook developer conference F8 this week, you’ll have heard about the launch of Facebook AR Spaces, Messenger Platform 2.0, and tech being developed that gives people the ability to think and feel words. Perhaps lost among the flurry of …

Mail on Sunday backs remain as major papers declare sides in EU referendum

Daily Mail stablemate attacks ‘single-minded leaders’ of leave, Observer calls for Britain to stay in, and Sunday editions of Times and Telegraph support Brexit<p>The Mail On Sunday has come out in favour of the remain case in the EU referendum campaign, warning it is “not the time to risk the peace …

EU Referendum

Nobel-prize winning economists warn of long-term damage after Brexit

‘Economic arguments are clearly in favour of remaining in the EU’, economics professors write<p>Ten of the world’s leading economists have issued a warning about the consequences of the UK leaving the EU as the City prepares for the pound to plunge and shares to fall in the event of a Brexit vote in …

Economics

Dump Trump? Paul Ryan leaves door open to Republican convention revolt

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Sir Philip Green takes delivery of £46m private jet, says media report

Sir Philip Green is understood to have taken delivery of a new private jet, adding a £46m Gulfstream G650ER to a transport collection that includes a speedboat, a helicopter and three yachts.<p>The billionaire businessman – who last week appeared before MPs to be questioned on his role in the demise …

Speedboat

Forget 'Fairtrade' – just give cash to the poorest, philosopher says

Will MacAskill promotes 'effective altruism,' which advises people to give large chunks of their income to effective charities while downplaying …

Fair Trade

Farage accuses Mandelson and Labour of 'rubbing our noses in diversity'

Ukip leader in bad-tempered clash with peer over immigration, during panel discussion on EU referendum<p>Nigel Farage has had a furious row in a live debate with Peter Mandelson, after he claimed that New Labour had encouraged immigration to “rub our noses in diversity”.<p>In a discussion about the EU …

Now or never for the three non-amigos Dave, Boris and Zac

Some 48 hours before the London polls open, a complicated love triangle is belatedly squeezed on to a podium<p>It was never going to be the easiest of school reunions. So it was probably just as well it took place on neutral Conservative territory at Grey Court school in Richmond. Love triangles don’t …

Straight Talk on Fairtrade vs. Direct Trade According to Brazilian Coffee Farmers

The rolling hills of the coffee farms in Brazil looked something like I had imagined: expansive, lush with green trees and bright berries, winding dirt roads. It was beautiful scene. But I can't say that before I went to visit the plantations a few hours outside of São Paulo I had any real in-depth …

El Niño hits Fairtrade: 'It went from -4C to 25C in a week, ruining our crops' | Murithi Mutiga and Sam Jones

The Fairtrade system benefits 1.5 million farmers and workers, but many are struggling to feed their own families<p>Once a year, Samuel Mugi and his fellow tea farmers in the district of Muranga, in Kenya’s central highlands, would visit nearby tea factories to see what they could learn. One such …

Global trade still sees millions living in poverty - it's time for that to change

The Fairtrade Foundation today launches a new strategy which envisions a future that is achievable if every one of us, every shopper, CEO and politician, takes a stand against trade injustice<p>Today 14 million people in southern Africa are facing hunger. One in three children in tea growing regions …

A Fairtrade approach can change the world cup by cup

Patrick Cairns, CEO at Wessanen UK, explores why Clipper Teas remains committed to taking the Fairtrade tea story from leaf to shelf<p>The everyday products that we all put into our shopping baskets on autopilot can have more impact on the world’s economy than the votes we cast in our ballet boxes. …

Ethical Fashion on Rise in Wake of Disaster

(Image by Rijans (Flickr: Dhaka Savar Building Collapse)<p>On April 24, 2013, as reported in the Independent, Reshma Begum showed up to work at the Rana Plaza garment factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh. She and her co-workers were nervous. Cracks had appeared in the walls.<p>They brought their concern to a …