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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.

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High-flying ambitions: China's Comac rolls out first large commercial jet

China has unveiled its first large jetliner. The C919 is expected to enter commercial traffic in 2019. Will the Chinese jet be able to compete and perhaps even break Airbus and Boeing's duopoly?

Also in this programme, FRANCE 24's Stephen Carroll goes to the Web Summit in Dublin, where tech giants are seen to be eyeing the auto market. You might think it would create bad blood among car makers, but Ford's Executive Chairman says it's "awesome". Bill Ford sat down with Stephen Carroll in Dublin to talk about how tech could change his industry.

Plus, something's brewing in Mozambique! We tell you how Cassava root is shaking up African beer making.

By Farah BOUCHERAK , Markus KARLSSON , Stephen CARROLL

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2018-11-15 People & Profit

What does the future hold for the oil market?

French motorists are unhappy with the rising cost of fuel and have called for the government to do something about it. But we could be looking at continued price turmoil in years...

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2018-11-08 People & Profit

Tech's tough year: How have recent scandals changed the industry?

Some of the biggest names in technology have gathered in Portugal for the annual Web Summit. After a nightmare year of data breach scandals and new regulations, what has the...

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2018-11-01 People & Profit

How will Trumponomics impact the US midterm elections?

Consumer spending is up, unemployment is down and jobs are being created across the United States. But is it thanks to Trump's economic policies or is the US president taking...

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2018-10-25 People & Profit

Talking trade: Is there any hope for a US-China reconciliation?

How long will the trade war between China and the United States last? Stephen Carroll talks to Arancha Gonzales, the executive director of the International Trade Centre - a...

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2018-10-18 People & Profit

A pretty picture: Investing in the booming contemporary art market

The international contemporary art fair FIAC is taking place in Paris. Works by some 1,500 artists are on show to 75,000 potential buyers at the Grand Palais. After the recent...

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