Daily Archive: November 14, 2017

Nov
14

BoE’s Cunliffe says rate vote prompted by insufficient evidence of inflationary pressure

Nov
14

Gilts investors tell UK: There is scope to borrow more

Sovereign bond market would not blink too hard at the prospect of fiscal stimulus

Nov
14

Netanyahus allegedly demanded free cigars and champagne from associates

Assistant to James Packer and Arnon Milchan reportedly tells police Israeli PM and wife routinely called to request favours

The Australian casino owner James Packer and the Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan probably never imagined they would be running a free drinks delivery service for the Israeli prime minister and his wife.

But when Sara Netanyahu called an assistant of the two men to say the drinks had run out, it was the signal for Packer and Milchan to renew the supplies of champagne, courtesy of their own wallets and a private driver, according to alleged testimony in an investigation into sleaze claims against Benjamin Netanyahu.

Related: Israel’s leadership talks up another war with Hezbollah in Lebanon | Peter Beaumont

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Nov
14

Daily briefing: Brexit vote concession, first floating city, Italy’s soccer apocalypse

Members of parliament will be able to vote yes or no on final EU divorce package

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