Financial Times

South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma appeared in court again on Friday over longstanding charges of corruption in a trial that began after
Zuma makes second court appearance in South Africa
by JOSEPH COTTERILL, FT

South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma appeared in court again...

African Exodus by Asfa-Wossen Asserate: thwarted ambitions
African Exodus by Asfa-Wossen Asserate: thwarted ambitions
by DAVID PILLING, FT

In the Apulia region of southern Italy, home to vast...

Donald Trump calls on G7 to readmit Russia as he lashes out at allies
Donald Trump calls on G7 to readmit Russia as he lashes out at allies
by Sam Fleming and Shawn Donnan, FT

Donald Trump called for Russia to be re-admitted to the...

Argentina agrees $50bn financing deal with IMF
Argentina agrees $50bn financing deal with IMF
by BENEDICT MANDER, FT

The IMF came to Argentina’s rescue on Thursday with a standby arrangement...

Barnier: EU will not accept temporary Irish border proposal
Barnier: EU will not accept temporary Irish border proposal
by JIM BRUNSDEN, FT

Michel Barnier, the European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator, said that...

Who really owns bitcoin now?
Who really owns bitcoin now?
by Hannah Murphy, FT

On the final day in his insurance job last week...

North Korea willing to meet US despite cancelled Trump summit
North Korea willing to meet US despite cancelled Trump summit
by FRANK UZUEGBUNAM

North Korea has insisted it remains interested in a summit...

Barclays explores possible merger with Stanchart, says FT
by Editor

Barclays has been quietly exploring a possible merger with rival...

La Liga chief hits out over Fifa plans for $25bn football shake-up
La Liga chief hits out over Fifa plans for $25bn football shake-up
by Murad Ahmed, FT

The head of La Liga, Spain’s professional football leagues, has...

Washington’s Iran ‘wish list’ lacks support from allies
Washington’s Iran ‘wish list’ lacks support from allies
by Katrina Manson, FT

When US secretary of state Mike Pompeo issued a dozen...

China cuts import duty on cars in concession to US
China cuts import duty on cars in concession to US
by Tom Mitchell, Lucy Hornby and Emily Feng, FT

China said it would cut the import duty on passenger...

Zimbabwe applies to rejoin Commonwealth 15 years after it left
Zimbabwe applies to rejoin Commonwealth 15 years after it left
by Joseph Cotterill, FT

Zimbabwe has officially applied to rejoin the Commonwealth 15 years...