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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 : 2011-12-12

Christophe de Maistre, CEO of Siemens France

Factories around Europe are slowing down and the Euro zone is seen to be hurtling towards another economic downturn. How bad will that be for business, and how long will it last? France 24's Markus Karlsson asks Christophe de Maistre, CEO of Siemens France.

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