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BUSINESS DAILY

BUSINESS DAILY

Latest update : 2014-05-05

Swedish city trials 6-hour working day

The Swedish city of Gothenburg is running a trial of a 6-hour working day in an effort to improve workers’ productivity. It’s a plan that’s divided politicians in the city though, as our correspondent found out. Also today: Portugal will not take an emergency credit line from Europe when it exits its bailout later this month.

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2014-09-03 celebrity

Apple denies security breach in celebrity photo leak

Apple has denied that a security breach of its iCloud service was the source of the naked photos of celebrities which have been leaked online. The iPhone maker says the attack...

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2014-09-02 France

France's Iliad considers fresh offer for T-Mobile

The French telecoms company Iliad is considering making a new bid for the US network T-Mobile. Its first offer, worth $15 billion, was rejected for being too low. Also today: why...

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2014-09-01 eurozone

French PM calls on ECB to go further to help economy

The French Prime Minister Manuel Valls has called on the European Central Bank to do more to help the eurozone economy. In particular, he wants to see the bank take steps to...

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2014-08-29 Malaysia Airlines flight MH17

Google rivals Amazon with delivery drone tests

Google has unveiled its drone delivery project, which it has been testing with flights in Australia. The move by the internet giant puts Google directly in competition with...

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2014-08-28 aviation

New French economy minister signals changes to 35-hour week

France's new economy minister, Emmanuel Macron, has signalled that he'd like to see changes made to the 35-hour working week. In an interview he gave the day before he was...

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