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Is Barcelona the new Eldorado for European fashion? 

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Confiscated vote? Escalation over banned Catalonia referendum

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Brexit and the city: Paris, Frankfurt, Dublin vying for new business

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THE DEBATE

A live debate on the topic of the day, with four guests. From Monday to Thursday at 7.10 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2010-12-27

Luxury goods - Return of the Bling (second part)

Money can’t buy you happiness they say... but it will buy you a Luis Vuitton handbag or a Rolex watch , a vintage car or a beautiful Hermes scarf.. Tonight we're talking Luxury and lots of it. It’s a global industry worth a cool TRILLION euros according to the Boston Consulting Group and one which has bounced back defiantly following the global recession…

GUESTS:

 

Catherine JUBIN, Founder, Director, International Luxury Business Association

 

Muriel PIASER, Director, Prêt-à-Porter Paris Trade Show

 

Olivier BOMSEL, Director of the ParisTech Chair of Media and Brand Economics at Les Mines School of Engineering.

 

THE FRANCE 24 DEBATE

Hosted by Laura BAINES

Prepared by Pauline HEILMANN and Bilal TARABEY

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2017-09-21 independence

Confiscated vote? Escalation over banned Catalonia referendum

Authorities in Madrid have taken their standoff with Barcelona to a whole new level, raiding government offices, arresting Catalan cabinet members and confiscating 10 million...

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2017-09-20 Debate

Iran's rebuttal: Tehran answers Trump and Netanyahu

Call it rebuttal time. After Donald Trump and Benjamin Netanyahu, it’s Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s turn to address the UN General Assembly. He criticised Trump’s "rogue...

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2017-09-18 Donald Trump

Trump goes to the UN: What role for the United States on the world stage?

As a candidate he spoke out against the United Nations, but today the US president is chairing a conference on reforming its institutions at the annual opening of the UN General...

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2017-09-14 Debate

Vote or no vote? Escalating row over Catalan independence

Put football rivalry jokes aside: the escalation between Barcelona and Madrid is no game. A sea of independence supporters turned out on Monday in Barcelona to support a second...

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2017-09-13 Rohingyas

Burma and the Rohingyas: UN body accuses authorities of ethnic cleansing

“A textbook case of ethnic cleansing”, says the UN's top human rights official. Nearly 400,000 Rohingyas have fled Burma in the past fortnight for neighbouring Bangladesh after...

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