More Saudi women join the workforce

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The ECB is pushing banks to add hundreds of extra staff and billions of extra capital to their post-Brexit operations, and Turkey could be ‘grey-listed’ today by a global financial watchdog. Plus, the FT’s Middle East editor, Andrew England, explains that Saudi Arabia is turning to women to boost employment. 

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ECB pushes banks to beef up their post-Brexit plans

Turkey faces threat of ‘grey-listing’ by global finance watchdog

Saudi attitudes to women in the workplace change as job market gets kickstart

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