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Kenya’s opposition files a petition against presidential vote

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'Siempre vida Barcelona'

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Spain attacks - Can Europe prepare for vehicle-ramming terror attacks?

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Measures in place to prevent Grace Mugabe leaving South Africa

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Terror in Barcelona

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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 : 2014-07-25

The Tour de France, a PR machine

In today’s business news, we see how sponsors use the Tour de France’s publicity caravan to market themselves to the millions watching the cycling event. Also: tax patriotism in the US, unlocking Motorola phones, Amazon shares, and a massive fine for French bank BNP Paribas.

By Delano D’SOUZA

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2017-08-21 China

US investigating China's intellectual property policy

Fears of a trade war heat up as the US launches a formal investigation into China's intellectual property policies. French students face an expensive back-to-school season, and...

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2017-08-18 Business

Terror attack, Trump turmoil rattle stock markets

Global stocks fell as a terrorist attack in Barcelona and political turmoil in Washington raised concern among investors. Meanwhile the US president has scrapped plans to create...

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2017-08-17 Donald Trump

US business leaders abandon Trump after Charlottesville

US President Donald Trump has dissolved his councils of business leaders amid a wave of CEO resignations over his reaction to neo-nazi rallies in Virginia. And NAFTA...

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2017-08-16 NAFTA

Talks to begin on revamping NAFTA trade deal

Talks are set to begin in Washington on revamping the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), as promised by President Donald Trump during his election campaign. We look at...

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2017-08-15 Donald Trump

Business leaders quit Trump panel

Three company bosses have quit US President Donald Trump's Manufacturing Council over his reaction to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. The CEOs of Intel, Under Armour...

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