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BUSINESS DAILY

BUSINESS DAILY

Latest update : 2013-09-24

Blackberry agrees to possible sale

Smartphone maker Blackberry has received a $4.7 billion offer from a consortium of Canadian investment companies to take it private. The company was once the smartphone of choice for most business people, but it’s lost out to Apple and Samsung. We also look at the row over the opening hours of the Sephora perfume store on the Champs-Elysées. Workers who want to work late into the evening have been overruled by their union.

By Matthew WARREN

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2016-05-05 auto industry

US doubles recall of faulty airbags

The United States road safety authority has ordered that another 40 million faulty airbags, made by the Japanese manufacturer Takata, be recalled. That's in addition to almost 29...

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2016-05-04 Google

Google signs self-driving car deal with Chrysler

Google's parent company Alphabet has signed a deal with Fiat Chrysler to more than double its fleet of self-driving cars. It's the first time Google has partnered with a carmaker...

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2016-05-03 Facebook

Frustration as Brazil shuts down Whatsapp for 72 hours

Brazilians have reacted with frustration to a court order which has seen Whatsapp shut down in the country for 72 hours. The order is over Facebook - which owns the messaging app...

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2016-05-02 debt

Puerto Rico set for biggest default yet

Puerto Rico is set to default on more than $400 million of debt repayments this Monday, as its governor says he's chosen to pay for basic services instead. The US island...

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2016-04-29 Apple

French economy grows 0.5% in first quarter

We bring you the latest data out of France which shows that growth increased by 0.5% in the first quarter. We also give you the latest results from Amazon, and tell you why the...

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