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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 : 2012-03-14

Ronald Freeman, Member of the board, Severstal

Is Russia a sweet spot for investors, or a cobweb of corruption and bureaucracy? It follows the election of Vladimir Putin in the Presidential election. The opposition is crying foul, and international observers say the vote was skewed in Putin's favour. To help us understand the money-angle of the story, Markus Karlsson talks to Ronald Freeman from Russian steel company Severstal.

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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

'Consult-Station', the world's first telehealth booth

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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