Trumps Business Empire Sends Court Into Uncharted Legal Terrain

Three well-dressed young men sat nervously across the boardroom table from Lord Alan Sugar, billionaire founder of the Amstrad electronics company. They’d made a hash of their assigned task: selling burgers on the street in London’s Brixton neighborhood.Lord Sugar pointed his index finger accusingly at the man in the center."Danny,

Why a Pub in the Middle of Nowhere Was Named the Worlds Best Restaurant

If you had to describe a restaurant declared the best in the world, you might think of somewhere distinctly glamorous.I’ve eaten at six establishments that have held that title. My travels have taken me to glorious locations, from a hillside villa overlooking the sea in Catalonia to the back streets of Modena,

Frankfurt Doesnt Want Londons Bankers

In the scramble to lure financial jobs from London in the wake of Brexit, Frankfurt is leading the pack—at least nine banks have said they’ll move positions there. That could ultimately mean 10,000 new jobs and well over $100 million annually in new tax revenue for the German financial capital,

Storm Ophelia Kills 3 in Ireland’s Worst Weather in Decades

Storm Ophelia claimed its first victims in Ireland, as three people died amid some of the worst weather conditions to hit the country in 50 years.A woman in her 70s was killed after a tree fell on her car in Waterford in the south-east of the country, state broadcaster RTE

Hurricane Ophelia Strengthens as It Beats a Path to Ireland

Hurricane Ophelia strengthened as it bears down on Ireland, threatening everything from farms to a golf course owned by the family of U.S. President National Hurricane Center said in an advisory at 4 p.m. London time. It is the most eastern category 3 Atlantic hurricane on record, according to the U.K.’s Met

Saudis Weigh Delaying International Part of Aramco IPO

Saudi Aramco IPO is one of several options being considered, the people said, asking not to be identified because discussion are private. Another plan would include listing in Riyadh next year and privately selling a stake in Aramco to one or several cornerstone investors, one of the people said.The IPO

Spain Turns Screws on Catalans With Threat of Direct Control

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy stepped up pressure on Catalonia to halt its drive for independence, taking the first step in a process that could strip the region’s separatist government of its limited autonomy and impose direct control from Madrid.Rajoy convened an emergency session of cabinet on Wednesday, at which ministers

Indian Refinancing of Non-Rupee Loans at Three-Year Low: Chart

Indian companies are rolling over the smallest amount of foreign-currency syndicated loans in three years after interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve pushed borrowing costs to an almost nine-year high. The three-month London interbank offered rate climbed to 1.36 percent this month while refinancings by Indian firms have fallen

U.K.s Gateway to Europe Braces for 17-Mile Brexit Backup

Every day, as many as 10,000 trucks rumble through the Port of Dover, whose towering white cliffs face continental Europe across the narrowest stretch of the English Channel. Rigs loaded with French cheese, German car parts, and other European goods roll off ferries and onto British highways, while trucks hauling Scotch whisky

Old Grudges Blow Up in the Turkey-U.S. Feud

With its arrest warrants and visa freezes, the Turkey-U.S. reeling on Monday, blew up only after years of tension and mutual recrimination. The two countries have been trading accusations that are increasingly hard to square with their status as NATO allies.coup attempt last year, his aides and supporters were quick