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'Black day for democracy': Malta in mourning after top journalist is murdered

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IN THE PAPERS

Has the Weinstein scandal 'freed' women from their silence?

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MEDIAWATCH

#MeToo and #BalanceTonPorc exposes extent of sexual harassment

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THE DEBATE

Europe’s newest face: Kurz’s election win indicates rightward shift for Austria

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FOCUS

Turkey's brain drain: Turning their backs on limited freedom, declining economy

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TALKING EUROPE

Internet giants: Too big to be taxed?

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TALKING EUROPE

EU’s Karl-Heinz Lambertz: ‘Empowering regions and cities very important for Europe’s future’

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ENCORE!

Music show: Client Liaison, Boyz II Men & Jessie Ware

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THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Iran deal decertified: Trump disavows nuclear agreement without walking away from it

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BUSINESS DAILY

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

Latest update : 2014-07-01

BNP Paribas 'has cash' to cover $8.9bn record fine

France’s largest bank, BNP Paribas, says it has sufficient cash to cover a record $8.9 billion fine from US authorities for breaching sanctions on Iran, Sudan and Cuba. Shares in the lender opened up in Paris after the bank announced it would pay a dividend similar to last year’s. Also today: it's a good day to talk in Europe, as mobile roaming charges fall for calls, text messages and data.

By Stephen CARROLL

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2017-10-16 Brexit

British PM heads to Brussels amid Brexit standoff

British Prime Minister Theresa May hopes to end the Brexit standoff ahead of Thursday's EU Summit in Brussels. We also tell you who took out a full page ad in the Washington Post...

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2017-10-13 Donald Trump

Trump nails Obamacare with halt on subsidies to insurers

Donald Trump has taken his first steps towards weakening the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare. After the president signed an executive order to make it easier for people...

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2017-10-09 Hollywood

Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein fired over sexual harassment claims

Hollywood heavyweight producer Harvey Weinstein is fired from his own company over accusations of sexual harassment dating back nearly three decades. Also today: Theresa May...

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2017-10-06 auto industry

Eyes on the road? New cars could drive to distraction

Do new cars come with too many gadgets? Safety watchdogs say distracted driving is now built-in. Also today: Catalan banks pull up stakes as independence tensions mount, and the...

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2017-10-05 Catalonia

Ratings agencies wary of Catalan tensions

The ratings agency Standard & Poor's has put Catalonia's credit rating on review over the latest political tensions with Madrid. The region is already junk rated over its high...

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