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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 : 2013-09-16

Larry Summers pulls out of race to head Federal Reserve

Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers has pulled out of the race to be the next chairman of the US Federal Reserve. The move came amid increasing acrimony over his possible appointment and leaves the current Fed vice-chair Janet Yellen as the frontrunner. Meanwhile, here in Paris, some French shop workers are fighting their union so they can work longer hours.

By Matthew WARREN

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2018-01-23 Davos forum

Davos 2018: Balancing tech risks and opportunities

The risk of cyberattacks and data breaches has been singled out as a major concern for 2018 - with the World Economic Forum highlighting it on their annual 'risk list.' Anne...

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2018-01-23 Davos forum

Davos 2018: Modi defends globalisation but warns it's losing its lustre

Business editor Stephen Carroll wraps up day 1 of the WEF in Davos. He also speaks to Philip Jennings of UNI Global Union about the themes of the event, and what to expect from...

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2018-01-23 Davos forum

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The world economy is on a steady upwards trend, with governments and businesses around the world upbeat about their prospects for growth. We spoke to Nariman Behravesh, Chief...

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2018-01-23 Davos forum

Davos 2018: Business leaders report record-breaking optimism

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2018-01-22 Davos forum

Davos 2018: IMF raises global growth forecasts

As the World Economic Forum kicks off in Davos, we bring you the latest on the IMF raising its growth outlook for 2018 and 2019. Plus, Oxfam releases a report raising the alarm...

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