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November 27, 2015

Turkey vows to work with Russia to calm tensions.

  Prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu said it would also cooperate with other allies to move past its downing of a Russian jet on Tuesday. The PM reiterated that fighting ISIL was Turkey’s priority, but that it would continue to protect its airspace.  
November 24, 2015

What’s the best gift you’ve ever received?

  We posed that question to 40 leaders in art, business, fashion, science, and social justice. Their answers form the basis of Quartz’s 2015 holiday gift guide.
November 27, 2015

Merck puts an allergy unit on the block.

  The German pharmaceutical company hopes to raise €600 million ($636.4 million) from the sale of Allergopharma, according to Bloomberg. That would be used to cut debt from its acquisition of Sigma-Aldrich, a US biotech company.
November 27, 2015
Chart of the Moment

In Hong Kong’s luxury car market, a Tesla is cheap.

November 27, 2015

Global support for climate action is waning.

  Only in four countries out of 20 surveyed did the majority of respondents favor “ambitious” climate targets, according to research conducted for the BBC. That’s down from eight in 2009. Fewer than half the respondents think climate change is “very serious,” from almost two-thirds earlier.  

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