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Latest update : 2014-02-12

Telecoms tycoon says start-ups can grow in France

François Hollande is meeting the successful French entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley later, but what about those who have made it big at home? We hear from the billionaire founder of telecoms firm Free, who says new businesses can succeed in France. Also, a drama-free vote in the House of Representatives should see the US avoid hitting its debt ceiling.

By Stephen CARROLL

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2017-08-23 Angola

Hit hard by falling oil prices, Angola looks to diversify economy

As Angola elects its first new president in almost four decades, we take a look at how the nation is suffering from an economic downturn. Once a major exporter of agricultural...

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2017-08-22 France

French government, employers and unions begin final discussions on labour reforms

The French government is starting a last round of talks with business lobbies and labour unions ahead of an August 31 deadline to publish legislation on labour reforms. The aim...

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2017-08-21 China

US investigating China's intellectual property policy

Fears of a trade war heat up as the US launches a formal investigation into China's intellectual property policies. French students face an expensive back-to-school season, and...

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2017-08-18 Business

Terror attack, Trump turmoil rattle stock markets

Global stocks fell as a terrorist attack in Barcelona and political turmoil in Washington raised concern among investors. Meanwhile the US president has scrapped plans to create...

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2017-08-17 Donald Trump

US business leaders abandon Trump after Charlottesville

US President Donald Trump has dissolved his councils of business leaders amid a wave of CEO resignations over his reaction to neo-nazi rallies in Virginia. And NAFTA...

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