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Pro-Brexit Conservatives hand PM plan to limit EU immigration

LONDON High-profile Conservatives outlined proposals for a post-Brexit system of work permits on Saturday, highlighting the pressure Prime Minister Theresa May faces to cut immigration and appease eurosceptics while addressing the concerns of business leaders.

German government believes Trump would ravage U.S. economy - Spiegel

BERLIN Germany's economy ministry believes a Donald Trump presidency would severely damage the U.S. economy, according to an internal memorandum reported by Der Spiegel magazine on Saturday.

12:42pm BST

Indians disclose $10 billion in hidden wealth in tax evasion amnesty

NEW DELHI A government amnesty targeting tax evasion in India has prompted tens of thousands of suspected tax dodgers to disclose nearly $10 billion (7.70 billion pound) in undeclared income, the finance minister said on Saturday.

12:55pm BST

China paper says U.S., South Korea will 'pay the price' for planned missile system

BEIJING The United States and South Korea are destined to "pay the price" for their decision to deploy an advanced missile defence system which will inevitably prompt a "counter attack", China's top newspaper said on Saturday.

9:40am BST

PM May orders employment law review as labour market changes

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May ordered a review of employment practices on Saturday, saying she wanted to ensure workers' rights were protected under changing business models and a growing trend towards flexible or self-employment.

UK, Business 12:15am BST