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Nicaraguans 'betrayed' by Ortega, says Bianca Jagger

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Israel's Jewish nation-state law 'strikes blow to minorities'

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Cuba to push through major market reforms

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Protesters, punches and the president's bodyguard

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Heavy meddle: Is Russia outmanoeuvring the West?

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Trump's Helsinki summit with Putin causes outrage in US

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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 : 2016-12-21

Tsipras stands firm in Christmas bonus standoff

Greece's prime minister is standing firm over plans to pay a Christmas bonus to pensioners, despite opposition from the country's creditors. Alexis Tsipras restated his commitment to the extra spending in a speech on Tuesday night. Also today, have you mentally switched off at work yet?

By Stephen CARROLL

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2018-07-20 Catherine BENNETT

Cuba to push through major market reforms

Cuban lawmakers are preparing to enact sweeping constitutional reforms that could represent a shift for the Communist nation to a stricter market economy. The reforms will...

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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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