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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 : 2017-01-10

Mexico's president limits price hikes in bid to quell fuel protests

The Mexican president has announced a plan to limit the increase in prices of basic goods, as protests over a recent fuel price hike enter their second week. Petrol prices rose by 20% on January 1st, as the government tries to phase out fuel subsidies. Also today, more details emerge of the charges against a senior executive at Volkswagen over the emissions scandal.

By Stephen CARROLL

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2018-09-25 The Business Chronicle

Instagram founders quit photo app

The founders of photo-sharing app Instagram have announced they're leaving their jobs, to focus on "curiosity and creativity". Mike Krieger and Kevin Systrom had sold Instagram...

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2018-09-24 The Business Chronicle

US, China impose new tariffs on each other's goods

The US has slapped a new round of tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. China has retaliated with import duties on $60 billion worth of American goods. The latest...

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2018-09-21 The Business Chronicle

Europe's biggest port gears up for Brexit

Following British and EU leaders’ failure to come to an agreement on Brexit in Salzburg, ports across Europe are gearing up for every possible outcome. In Rotterdam, home to...

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2018-09-20 The Business Chronicle

Alibaba founder rolls back on pledge to create 1m US jobs

The founder and chairman of Chinese internet giant Alibaba, Jack Ma, has said it will be impossible to fulfil his pledge to create one million jobs in the United States because...

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2018-09-19 The Business Chronicle

US-China trade war deepens as Beijing calls for global support

The trade war between the United States and China has escalated, after Beijing slapped retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion of American imports. China's Premier Li, meanwhile, used...

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