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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 4.45 pm.

Latest update : 2017-05-18

Hacking back: Why business needs to trust the good guys online

After the global ransomware attack, we look at why businesses need the good guys in the hacking community to combat cyber crime. Stephen Carroll talks to Cedric Messeguer, co-founder of Digital Security and member of "YesWeHack", the first European "bug bounty" platform. It connects ethical hackers and companies in order to strengthen their cyber security.

Also in this programme:

  • Bitcoin bubble: The value of Bitcoin remains close to a record high, despite its image being dented by the WannaCry attack. Those affected by the malware were told to pay the ransom in Bitcoins.
     
  • Off the rails: We find out why despite high unemployment, France's national train operator is having trouble recruiting drivers.  

By Stephen CARROLL , Kate MOODY , Farah BOUCHERAK

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2017-07-20 China

Game of Thrones and TV's golden age

It's been described as TV's first global blockbuster. The final season of "Game of Thrones" has begun airing throughout the world. The programme is not just a big winner for the...

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2017-07-13 Brexit

Brexit bounty: Paris expecting financial jobs influx as UK leaves EU

The battle is heating up to become the EU's new financial centre after Brexit. Paris has been lagging behind rival cities like Frankfurt in attracting jobs after the UK leaves...

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2017-07-06 Ukraine

Ukraine in recovery: Economy shows signs of progress after deep recession

It's been three years since the conflict in eastern Ukraine pushed the country close to economic collapse. The currency lost 70 percent of its value against the dollar, inflation...

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2017-06-29 technology

Start me up: World's biggest startup hub opens in Paris

The largest startup hub in the world, Station F, is opening its doors in Paris. The project is backed by French telecoms billionaire Xavier Niel and will house hundreds of...

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2017-06-22 Paris Air Show

Paris Air Show: Big plane builders face increasing competition

In this special edition of People & Profit, we're at the Paris Air Show to take a closer look at the aviation industry. Aerospace giants are under pressure to stay competitive in...

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