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A daily update on the latest business and economic news. Live on weekdays at 8.15 am Paris time.

Latest update : 2013-09-09

Japanese shares get Olympic boost from Tokyo win

Japanese shares jumped in trading on Monday after Tokyo was selected to host the 2020 Olympic Games. Construction firms and property developers saw the biggest gains. Plus, European authorities confirm that chocolate is good for you.

By Stephen Carroll

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2017-08-16 NAFTA

Talks to begin on revamping NAFTA trade deal

Talks are set to begin in Washington on revamping the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), as promised by President Donald Trump during his election campaign. We look at...

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2017-08-15 Donald Trump

Business leaders quit Trump panel

Three company bosses have quit US President Donald Trump's Manufacturing Council over his reaction to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. The CEOs of Intel, Under Armour...

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2017-08-14 Japan

Japan's Q2 economy grows at 4% annual rate

Japan's GDP grew at a hearty 4.0 percent annual pace in the April-June quarter. Stronger consumer spending and corporate capital investment helped the world's third largest...

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2017-08-10 France

French Deliveroo couriers protest over pay changes

Couriers working for the food delivery service Deliveroo have staged protest in France over changes to their pay structure. The change would see an hourly rate replaced by a...

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2017-08-09 Walt Disney

Disney ditches Netflix to launch own streaming service

Disney is cutting ties with Netflix to launch its own online streaming services, starting next year. The move will see future Disney films pulled from Netflix, and representing a...

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