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Latest update : 2014-06-18

Foreign investors snap up luxury Paris hotels

The only five-star hotel on the Champs Elysées has been bought by a Hong Kong-based investment fund for €344 million. The purchase is just the latest Paris hotel to be bought by foreign investors, keen to cash in on the wealthy clientele and high value of property in the French capital. Also today: why a children’s book about a purple house might herald the launch of Amazon’s new smartphone.

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2014-09-30 Apple

EU questions Apple's tax deals in Ireland

The European Commission has outlined its arguments that Apple received illegal state aid from Ireland in relation to the tax it pays there. The letter to the Irish government is...

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2014-09-29 protest

Hong Kong protests weigh on shares

Shares in Hong Kong have seen sharp falls as protests there continue. Property, retail and banking shares have been the worst hit. Also today: the pilots' strike at Air France is...

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2014-09-26 Airbus

Apple breaks its silence over 'bendy' phone

In today's segment we focus on the Air France strike entering its 12th day. We also discuss Apple breaking its silence over the iPhone 6 plus. Indian prime minister Narendra...

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2014-09-25 strike

Air France abandons expansion plans, but strike continues

Air France has withdrawn controversial plans to expand its low-cost carrier Transavia, in an effort to end a strike by pilots. The stoppage continued on Thursday for the 11th...

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2014-09-24 aviation

Air France shares rise amid hopes of strike resolution

Shares in Air France-KLM have risen in early trading over hopes of a resolution of the pilots' strike. It comes after the French transport minister said the airline had abandoned...

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