UK business confidence 'gone off a cliff' since BrexitA new survey of UK businesses has found that confidence has "gone off a cliff" since the Brexit vote. The study - carried out by the Centre for Economic and Business Research -…
Where do British businesses stand on Brexit?It's a debate being played out in British boardrooms: whether to leave or remain in the European Union. Directors from the majority of the UK's biggest firms are in favour of…
Paris mayor comes out against Amazon instant delivery serviceAmazon launched its Prime Now service in Paris last week, which will offer 4,000 food and household items for delivery within two hours. But Mayor Anne Hidalgo says the service…
French entrepreneurs in London voice Brexit concernsFor the 300,000 French people living in London, the outcome of Thursday's referendum is a cause for concern. We speak to one entrepreneur who says his business could be hurt by a…
PEOPLE & PROFIT
Who has the most to lose from a Brexit?The debate over whether or not Britain should leave the EU has been divisive and damaging. Sterling and stocks have been battered by uncertainty over how the British people will…
Feuding French soapmakers in a lather over Marseille recipeIt is as French as baguette, and as emblematic of the country's southern Provence region as lavender fields and cicadas.
Modi's policies 'are making India more investment-friendly'The boss of one of India's largest drugs companies says policies implemented by Prime Minister Narendra Modi are helping to make the country more investment-friendly. Vinita…
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Cannes: Seeking contacts, funding and a futureThe well-known names at the Cannes film festival might steal all the limelight - but among the 150,00 visitors are also up-and-coming filmmakers, looking for funding, contacts…
In pictures: World’s biggest liner bids ‘adieu’ to French shipyardThe largest cruise ship ever built, the Harmony of the Seas, was due for delivery Thursday at the Saint-Nazaire shipyard in western France where it was constructed.
French government threatens Renault on CEO payThe French government threatened Tuesday to step in if the board of carmaker Renault fails to reconsider its decision to maintain the generous pay package of chief executive…
Bin Laden family construction firm in turmoil?Saudi Binladin Group, founded by Osama bin Laden's father, is a giant of Saudi Arabia's construction industry. But with reports it has laid off 50,000 workers as it struggles…