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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 : 2018-03-23

Markets stumble as China-US trade conflict ramps up

China is preparing retaliatory measures, urging the United States to "pull back from the brink" after Donald Trump announced tariffs on some $60 billion worth of Chinese imports. Markets in Asia saw steep drops following the news as investors now seek safe havens, like the Yen. Also on today’s show: Facebook apologises once again for the Cambridge Analytica data breach. And, a Hong Kong company is offering pet owners the trip of a lifetime... if they can afford it.

By Anca ULEA

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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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