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BYE-BYE SUCKERS!
Despite relentless bullishness about post-Brexit Britain, James Dyson is moving his HQ to Singapore, where, coincidentally, it’s easier to hire and fire.

DUBLIN DOWN
Ireland’s obliging attitude to global tech giants who don’t like paying tax means the UK isn’t the EU’s only ‘bad neighbour’.

SMOKE & IRE
The shortage of ‘retained’ firefighters – those with other jobs but who remain on-call – is now acute in some areas of the country.

CHINA WATCH
Why the trade-hungry UK is unlikely to make much of a fuss about China’s mistreatment and jailing of a prominent human rights lawyer.

NEW CAR SMELL
Nissan’s pledge, aided by a government bribe, to stick by the UK coloured the PM’s approach to Brexit. If only the firm had been more honest from the start.

PM PEER PRESSURE
A bribe offered by Theresa May as home secretary to Lord Dubs over a move to allow in more child refugees shows what a poor negotiator the PM is.

BEYOND SATIRE
Celebrating openness and a willingness ‘to live and let live’, the United Arab Emirates declares 2019 its official ‘Year of Tolerance’.

TAKING THE PISS…
Life imitates art as the precise meaning of ‘pisspoor’, as popularised by the Eye, becomes the subject of intense debate in a libel case in, er, Italy.

POSTCARD FROM KHARTOUM
Calls for the departure of Sudan’s president Omar al-Bashir are deafening – but a prison cell and trial for war crimes and genocide only await in the Hague.

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