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A weekly interview with a personality from the world of business or economics. Every Thursday at 4.45 pm Paris time.

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Latest update : 2009-10-12

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Managing Director, World Bank

At the World Bank and the IMF Annual meetings in Istanbul, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Managing director of the World Bank, discussed the necessary steps to fight poverty and promote development, after the worst recession since the Great Depression.

 At the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund Annual meetings in Istanbul in October 6 and 7, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Managing director of the World Bank, discussed with Raphael the necessary steps to fight poverty and to promote development, after the worst recession since the Great Depression.

  

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2014-11-13 economy

Talal Abu-Gazaleh, the 'Godfather of Arab accounting'

Markus Karlsson speaks to Talal Abu-Gazaleh, known as "the Godfather of Arab accounting". Born in Palestine, he is the founder and Chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Company (TAGCO)...

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2014-11-20 French economy

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Markus Karlsson speaks to general practitioner Franck Baudino and businessman Vincent Hillmayer from the company "Health for Development". H4D has developed a medical booth that...

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2014-11-05 economy

Former Apple CEO launches low-cost smartphone range

John Sculley was CEO of Apple from 1983 to 1993. He is now set to go into competition with his former Apple colleagues with the launch of his own range of low-cost smartphones,...

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2014-10-30 economy

Hugues Pouget, Chocolate maker and CEO of Hugo & Victor

The Salon du Chocolat, the Paris Chocolate Fair, is underway. It attracts around 6 million visitors and is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Annette Young speaks to...

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2014-10-23 contemporary art

Daniele Balice, Co-founder of the gallery Balice Hertling

This year's edition of the modern art fair FIAC is getting off the ground here in Paris. In the same week, a futuristic modern art museum, the Louis Vuitton foundation, has been...

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