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How the tech giants are innovating to weather the looming downturn

In uncertain economic times, businesses are trying to become more resilient. photoschmidt / ShutterstockRising inflation and looming recessions are squeezing household finances, but businesses also worry about an economic downturn. This is not just because of higher bills, but also because consumers spend less and finance from banks and investors dries up when the economy worsens.

King Charles will redistribute hundreds of charity patronages – here's why they are such an important part of royal life

After the Queen’s death, her son not only inherits her role as monarch and a significant fortune. King Charles III will also like take on most of the more than 600 charity patronages previously held by Elizabeth II. And as for the patronages Charles held as Prince of Wales, these will likely pass to his son Prince William, who now holds that title.


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