Matthew Partridge turns his attention to the forthcoming mayoral election in the North of Tyne combined area, due to take place in May.
Articles written by Dr Matthew Partridge
Italy has become the first G7 nation to endorse the Belt and Road Initiative, China’s controversial series of global infrastructure investments.
German giant Bayer has made a pig’s ear of buying the US biotech Monsanto: the stock is wilting amid legal trouble over a weedkiller. Matthew Partridge reports.
Eddie Antar and his relatives set up discount electronics store, fiddled the books and lost investors millions.
Vince Cable is to step down as leader of the Liberal Democrats. Matthew Partridge looks at the odds on who will replace him.
Mechanical-screed maker Somero dominates its niche and is attractively valued. Matthew Partridge picks the best way to trade it.
The surprise departure from Facebook of two executives may herald a turbulent few years for the social-networking giant. Matthew Partridge reports.
US congressman Beto O’Rourke has announced his candidacy for the presidency and he’s off to a flying start.
Thailand’s election will be flawed, but it’s a step forward. Matthew Partridge reports.
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