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The World This Week - 29 August 2014 (part 2)

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The World This Week - 29 August 2014

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Alain Choquette: A Hilarious Magician in Paris

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France welcomes Iraqi Christian refugees

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Emmanuel Macron: A new economy minister with a pro-business agenda

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Live from the newsroom, we provide an overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

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IN THE PAPERS

Latest update : 2010-09-10

Questions over links between Madoff and L’Oreal family fortune

FRENCH PAPERS, 10th September 2010: Liliane Bettencourt is never far from the French headlines these days, nor is one of her employees Patrice de Maistre. Now the manager of the L’Oreal heiress’s fortune is to be questioned in an investigation into links with Bernard Madoff’s ponzi scheme. This and other stories in today’s French press review.

 

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Articles in today’s French press review:
 
Le Parisien : A link between Bettencourt and Madoff?
 
Libération : Eric Woerth’s friends in online betting
 
Le Monde : The Legion of Honour and the monied classes
 
L’Equipe and Le Figaro   : French judo champ Teddy Riner wins fifth world title
 
 Le Parisien : French imam invents portable mosque        
 
Le Parisien : Aston Martin from ‘Goldfinger’ up for sale, with gadgets intact!

 

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2014-08-29 French politics

Socialist Party summer conference kicks off in explosive atmosphere

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 29.08.14: Papers react to an interview the new Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron gave to the right-wing magazine Le Point. He suggested scrapping the 35-hour...

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2014-08-29 Twitter

Canada and Russia exchange snarky tweets

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 29.08.14: Papers across the world focus on the crisis in Ukraine after Kiev accused Moscow of de facto invasion. Amidst this threat of a serious...

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2014-08-28 French politics

Valls ♥ Business

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 28.08.14: Prime Minister Manuel Valls declared his love for companies during a speech at the French employers' association yesterday. He received rapturous...

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2014-08-27 French economy

'Macron Economics'

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 27.08.14: The leading story in the French press today is yesterday's cabinet reshuffle. According to a poll in Le Parisien, most French people welcome the...

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2014-08-27 tourism

'The capital of sex, drugs, alcohol, trash and trashy tourism'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 27.08.14: Papers across the world focus on a long-term ceasefire agreement between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip. Also, the...

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