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How French cyber police are patrolling the 'Dark Web'

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Marseille mon amour: Mediterranean city celebrates love

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Is France's new immigration bill 'firm but fair'?

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A plan to get rid of radical Islam in France

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The business show that goes beyond the numbers and the corporate jargon! Stephen Carroll breaks down major business stories and looks at how they affect our lives. Thursday at 4.15 am Paris time.

Latest update : 2016-02-25

Brexit and the City: Calculating the risks of leaving the EU

The countdown to Britain's referendum on whether to remain part of the European Union is on. What would leaving the EU mean for Britain's financial industry? FRANCE 24's Markus Karlsson talks to market commentator David Buik (Panmure Gordon), who has spent his career in the City. He tells us why he is in favour of a Brexit.

Also in this programme, we take a look at a political storm brewing in France over a proposal to change labour laws. The most controversial part of the plan would make it easier for firms to fire workers. It's meeting stiff opposition from unions, who say the government is siding with the business lobby Medef.

Plus, France's aerospace industry is getting creative to quench its thirst for young recruits. Airbus even runs its own school to train up talent and get them onto the assembly line. Chris Bockman reports from Toulouse in the southwest of France.

By Markus KARLSSON , Stephen CARROLL , Farah BOUCHERAK , Christopher BOCKMAN

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2018-02-14 US markets

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It only took a few weeks of 2018 before we hit our first stock market turbulence. For months, we've heard warnings that the equity market was due a sharp drop, given the massive...

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2018-02-08 Davos forum

Davos 2018: The pros & cons of globalisation

This week, we're looking back at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos. Stephen Carroll discusses corruption and the impact of globalisation on developing...

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2018-01-26 Davos forum

Davos 2018: The fight for gender equality

For this special edition of People & Profit, we're in the Swiss Alps at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Stephen Carroll meets Societe Générale CEO Frédéric Oudéa and Davos...

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2018-01-18 Airbus

Superjumbo travel: Discussing the future of the A380

The future of the Airbus A380 has been in doubt for some time, with airlines reluctant to order the double-decker plane. In this programme, we discuss the prospects for...

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