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‘Paris committed to Syrian peace,’ French FM tells FRANCE 24

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Macron (metaphorically) kills his father

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France Ambassadors Conference: Hollande outlines foreign policy priorities (part 2)

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Somalia: Car bomb outside presidential palace kills at least 10

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France Ambassadors Conference: Hollande outlines foreign policy priorities (part 1)

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BUSINESS DAILY

Latest update : 2013-09-30

French government examines Sunday trading laws

The French government is examining Sunday trading laws after two hardware chains defied a court ruling ordering them to stay shut on Sunday. Stock markets in Europe and Asia, meanwhile, begin the week in the red as investors fret over the political turmoil in Italy and the United States.

By Stephen Carroll

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