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Latest update : 2014-08-27

Macron-economics, the former banker turned minister

A former investment banker and adviser to President Hollande, Emmanuel Macron, has been appointed France's new Economy Minister. His appointment will be a marked change from his predecessor, the outspoken Arnaud Montebourg. Also today: a whopper deal with a side of lower taxes - how Burger King is eating from Tim Hortons' table.

Click here to read France 24’s profile of Emmanuel Macron.

By Stephen CARROLL

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2016-06-27 economy

Osborne: UK public finances will need adjustment after Brexit

The British finance minister says the UK's public finances will need an adjustment after the vote to leave the European Union, but that the details will be decided by the next...

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2016-06-24 Brexit

Markets, pound plunge on Brexit vote

The UK's vote to leave the European Union had an immediate effect on the markets, with the pound sterling dropping to its lowest level in 30 years. Jane Foley, Senior Currency...

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2016-06-23 Brexit

Queues to exchange sterling ahead of Brexit result

In the run-up to this Thursday's vote, foreign exchange bureaux have reported long queues as people try to swap their pounds for euros or dollars before the outcome of the Brexit...

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2016-06-22 Brexit

Where do British businesses stand on Brexit?

It's a debate being played out in British boardrooms: whether to leave or remain in the European Union. Directors from the majority of the UK's biggest firms are in favour of...

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2016-06-21 Brazil

Emergency loan to help Rio's Olympic preparations

Brazil's federal government has announced it's giving an emergency loan to the state of Rio de Janeiro to provide essential public services during the Olympic Games. Rio...

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