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UK book exports could be harmed by Brexit

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'Ortega, enough!'

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Greece's new chapter: Athens prepares to exit bailout programme

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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 : 2015-12-02

Zuckerberg pledges to give away $45 billion to charity

The founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have promised to give away 99% of their shares in Facebook over their lifetime, worth $45 billion. They made the announcement in an open letter to their baby girl, Max. Also today: a new Oxfam study shows the richest 10% of the global population are responsible for half of the world's greenhouse gases.

By Stephen CARROLL

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2018-07-19 Catherine BENNETT

UK book exports could be harmed by Brexit

The UK is the biggest exporter of books in the world, with 36% of its books heading across the Channel to the EU last year. The Publishers Association has released figures and...

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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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