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Latest update : 2014-02-07

Yahoo says 'au revoir' to France

Internet giant Yahoo says its French and EU-based operations will be moved to Ireland. It’s widely seen as a move to limit its exposure to France’s high corporate tax rate. Also, a former trader at SAC Capital hedge fund faces up to 45 years in prison, after being found guilty of insider trading. Finally, Coca Cola invests in a new home soda maker that rival Israel’s Soda Stream... and Pope Francis’ Harley Davidson motorcycle is sold at auction.

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2014-08-20 France

More than half of French households will pay no income tax this year

Just 48.5% of French households will pay income tax for 2013, according to new figures from the finance ministry. The figure is almost 5% lower than the previous year. The news...

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2014-08-19 China

Argentina seeks to cash in on Russia import bans

Argentina's industry and agriculture ministers are meeting officials in Moscow later as the country seeks to cash in on import bans on food from North America and Europe....

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2014-08-15 Airbus

Berkshire Hathaway stock hits $200,000

Shares in billionaire investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway broke a record high on Thursday to reach $200,000. The company has investments in many small and large-scale...

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2014-08-14 eurozone

Shock contraction in German economy as France stagnates

Europe's two largest economies have posted disappointing economic growth figures, with Germany seeing a shock contraction of 0.2% between April and June. The news has dampened...

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2014-08-13 eurozone

Japanese economy slumps after sales tax rise

The Japanese economy sharply contracted in the three months from April to June, the worst slump seen since the earthquake and tsunami that hit the country in 2011. The 1.7%...

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