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Lawlessness and lynchings in Venezuela

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Volkswagen: ‘We've changed the foundations of our company’

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The chandelier, master of light

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Vive le vin! Understanding France’s love of wine

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Amnesty accuses Sudan of chemical attacks on civilians

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Trump accuses Google of 'suppressing bad news about Clinton'

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What's the deal with oil? Saudi Arabia's about-face on OPEC (part 2)

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What's the deal with oil? Saudi Arabia's about-face on OPEC (part 1)

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

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BUSINESS DAILY

Latest update : 2014-04-16

Google Glass sale a test of consumer interest

Google’s one-day sale of its smart technology glasses has helped gauge interest from consumers, but how much money can Glass really make? One study claims Google could be selling as many as 21 million units annually by 2018 - that's if it cuts the price from the current $1,500 to $600. Also today: how African emigrants are facing a "super tax" on money transfers to their home countries.

By Stephen CARROLL

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2016-09-28 Brexit

Dublin courts post-Brexit business

Three months after the Brexit vote, the race to be Europe's next financial hub is heating up. Paris, Frankfurt, and Dublin are all vying for new business. We speak to Martin...

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2016-09-29 auto industry

Carmakers rev up for Paris Motor Show

We bring you the latest from the Paris Motor Show and get an update on the auto industry from Trevor Mann, Chief Performance Officer at Nissan Motors. Plus we focus on how oil...

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2016-09-29 auto industry

Paris Motor Show gets into gear

We take you live to the Paris Motor Show, and get the latest on how the auto industry is faring with Andy Goss, Global Sales Operations Director at Jaguar Land Rover. We also...

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2016-09-28 oil

Can oil producers agree to cut supply?

Oil producers - including members of the OPEC group - are meeting in Algeria to discuss the oversupply in the market, which has led to a price collapse in the past two years. A...

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2016-09-27 US Presidential Election 2016

Markets hand debate victory to Clinton

The markets appear to have handed victory in the first US presidential debate to Hillary Clinton, with emerging market currencies like the Mexican peso strengthening while...

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