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Young women in China go under the knife to improve job prospects

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Brussels to slap $5 billion fine on Google

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Web Summit: Start-ups hope for success

The Web Summit is Europe's biggest technology event, bringing together 30,000 start-ups and investors, as well as some of the biggest names in the tech industry. For those companies seeking to expand, the event offers big opportunities to do deals and secure all-important investment. We spoke to the Chief Executive and founder of French start-up Lydia, Cyril Chiche, about his hopes for the event.

By Stephen CARROLL

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2018-07-18 Catherine BENNETT

Brussels to slap $5 billion fine on Google

The European Commission is expected to slap Google with a $5 billion fine, saying that the search engine abused its power by freezing out rivals from its Android mobile phone...

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2018-07-17 Catherine BENNETT

UK looks to calm Brexit fears at Farnborough Airshow

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May seeks to restore confidence in the UK's aerospace industry ahead of Brexit by announcing millions of pounds worth of investments in...

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2018-07-16 Catherine BENNETT

FIFA takes home revenue of over €5 billion from World Cup

FIFA's revenue from the 2018 World Cup has reached €5 billion ($6 billion), which is 25 percent more than in 2014. Meanwhile, France's finance minister says the country's win is...

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2018-07-13 Bryan QUINN

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay out $4.7 billion in talc cancer case

US pharmaceutical and consumer goods giant Johnson & Johnson is hit with a massive judgment in a civil suit over its iconic talcum powder. Also today, China's latest figures show...

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2018-07-12 Business

Irish Ryanair pilots walk out over low pay, poor working conditions

Some 30 Ryanair flights have been cancelled this Thursday as the low-cost carrier sees its first industrial action since recognising unions in December. Ryanair's Irish pilots...

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