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US takes aim at socialist governments in Latin America The Trump administration unveils a new raft of economic sanctions to isolate socialist governments in Latin America, with Cuba likely hardest hit. Pinterest gets a $12.7 billion valuation for its public stock debut, and central banks sound a new alarm on climate change. Posted: April 18,...
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China's economy looks to be stabilising, but at what cost? China’s latest data points to a stabilising economy as a massive stimulus program takes effect, but experts warn there could be unintended consequences. In the wake of the Notre-Dame fire, Victor Hugo’s 1831 novel set in the cathedral shoots to the top of Amazon’s bestseller...
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Boeing 737 Max grounding threatens US peak travel season US airlines face trouble meeting demand in the crucial summer travel season as their fleets of Boeing 737 Max jets stay grounded. And Washington is reportedly backing down from a key demand as it closes in on a trade deal with Beijing, and Brexit uncertainty hits...
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EU copyright overhaul on track for members' approval Controversial EU copyright reforms approved by the European Parliament in March are set to be voted on by member states Monday – with some countries saying they oppose the new rules. Posted: April 13, 2019 12:50 pm by RFI
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Uber's IPO filing reveals ride-hailing firm's financial picture Uber has officially filed its plans to go public on the New York Stock Exchange. The much-anticipated market debut is expected to be the biggest IPO in years. Uber’s filing has offered the first comprehensive financial picture of the decade-old ride-hailing firm and revealed that despite its...
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Japanese court extends ex-Nissan chief Ghosn's detention by 10 days A Japanese court on Friday ruled that Carlos Ghosn will remain in detention until April 22, as prosecutors grill the former Nissan boss over allegations of financial misconduct. Posted: April 12, 2019 7:46 am by France 24
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Nice's Tramline 3 will connect the stadium to the airport Presentation of line 3: The Mayor of Nice presented the future third tram line. Crossings will be secured with traffic lights and new green areas will be created. The opening of a large park in this western part of the city is planned for next...
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Former Nissan boss Ghosn has named people behind his legal problems - wife Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn has recorded a message in which he names the people he believes are to blame for his legal problems in Japan, his wife said in an interview on Sunday. Posted: April 7, 2019 11:02 am by RFI
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