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President Biden gains global support for massive tax overhaul

A huge step towards simplifying a complex web of rules

Originally Published: 01 JUL 21 12:52 ET Updated: 02 JUL 21 07:21 ET By Julia Horowitz, CNN Business (CNN) -- The United States has won international backing for its plan to overhaul the global system for taxing companies, a huge…

Trump to meet with Swiss president amid Iran tensions

President Donald Trump on Thursday will meet with the president of the Swiss government in order to try to establish a channel with which he can speak to Iranians as tensions between the country and the U.S. heighten, according to a person familiar with ongoing discussions inside the White House.

White House passes phone number to Swiss, in case Iran wants to call

After President Donald Trump publicly appealed to Iran to call him amid heightened tensions with Tehran, the White House contacted the Swiss on Thursday to share a phone number the Iranians could call the President on, according to a diplomatic source familiar with the move.

Britain signs trade deal with Switzerland

British Prime Minister Theresa May has again rejected calls for the UK to remain in a customs union with the European Union after the country leaves the bloc -- but said she remains open to further talks with the opposition Labour Party as the clock ticks toward a potential no-deal Brexit.

White House delegation cancels Davos trip

The White House has canceled the planned delegation's trip to Davos, Switzerland, for the World Economic Forum, press secretary Sarah Sanders announced Thursday, the 27th day of the government shutdown.

Hacks can cost businesses millions

Cyberattacks are a nightmare for chief executives. To make matters worse, their insurers may refuse to pay up for damage the hackers do to their business.

Great plates: 15 new restaurants to try in 2019

From Miami to Tokyo and Brisbane to New Delhi, some of the world's hottest new restaurants in the coolest locations will have global gastronomes salivating as they add them to their culinary bucket lists for 2019.