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Davos 2017: World Economic Forum wary of post-Brexit future

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BUSINESS DAILY

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

Latest update : 2014-02-05

Trial of executives blamed for Irish banking crisis set to begin

The trial of three former executives at Anglo Irish Bank, considered the bank that brought down Ireland’s economy, begins in Dublin today. They're the first bankers in Ireland to face prosecution since the Irish banking sector was rescued from collapse in 2009. Also today: the cloud that brought Satya Nadella to the head of Microsoft.

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2017-01-17 Davos forum

Davos 2017: World Economic Forum wary of post-Brexit future

Political and business leaders are gathering in the Swiss Alps, for a World Economic Forum overshadowed by the backlash of 2016. Brexit is high on the agenda, as the UK prepares...

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2017-01-17 Davos forum

Davos 2017: Business leaders confident despite 2016 turmoil

The World Economic Forum has kicked off after a year of political and economic turmoil. Our team in Davos has been finding out what's on the minds of business leaders who are...

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2017-01-16 Brexit

Pound tumbles ahead of Theresa May speech

Brexit jitters have sent the pound tumbling below $1.20. Theresa May will give a speech on Tuesday, this amid reports over the weekend that she intends the UK to leave the single...

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2017-01-13 Fiat

Nintendo unveils new Switch console

Nintendo pushes reset and Mario's back. The new Switch console is unique in allowing gamers to use their controller in a conventional manner, switch it into a mobile gaming...

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2017-01-12 Donald Trump

US ethics watchdog slams Trump business plans

The head of the US government's ethics watchdog has criticised Donald Trump's plan to deal with his business interests while he's in office. Walter Shaub said the arrangements -...

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