US president Donald Trump gives a thumbs up as Republican incumbent senator Kelly Loeffler speaks during a rally ahead of the Senate run-off. Photograph: Sandy Huffaker/AFP via Getty

Republicans supporting Donald Trump’s efforts to overturn the US presidential election are on a collision course with US business leaders, as companie(...)

Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon argue that quarterly earnings guidance “often leads to an unhealthy focus on short-term profits”. Photograph: Donald Bowers/Getty Images

Financial markets have become too focused on the short term, according to celebrated investor Warren Buffett and JP Morgan chief executive Jamie Dimo(...)

The European Commission’s tax decision has been slammed as “political crap” by Apple boss Tim Cook

Corporate America’s most powerful chief executives are rallying to Apple’s side in its EU tax battle, appealing directly to European heads of governm(...)