Who's Who in China's Standing Committee

China’s placement of a North Korean-educated economist and an exemplar of debt-fueled infrastructure on its ruling body may add to challenges for Communist Party leader Xi Jinping as he seeks to deepen the nation’s development.
Paul Smith: Rent Costs Are Killing the High Street
23:28 - British fashion designer Paul Smith is selling more clothes online than in any of his stores. He told Bloomberg's Manus Cranny that relentless increases in rent are forcing retailers on to the web.
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