‘Musk puts $44bn Twitter deal on hold over spam bot numbers’ is the lead headline in the Financial Times. The move – made in a tweet – by Tesla chief executive Elon Musk sent stocks plunging and there is now a $1bn break fee at stake, the paper says.
Despite the publication of a “damning report into an atmosphere of drinking and lawbreaking in Downing Street during the COVID-19 pandemic”, Boris Johnson has remained unbowed, according to the Financial Times.
Rishi Sunak, the Chancellor, has directed officials to draw up plans for a possible windfall tax on more than £10bn of excess profits for electricity generators, including wind farm operators, on top of a tax on North Sea oil and gas producers.
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