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Muriel Pénicaud’s magic formula to fix France

PARIS — Muriel Pénicaud has found a way of subduing France’s combative unions without having to call in riot police:…

Portugal’s António Costa has too much of a good thing

LISBON — Surveys often show the Portuguese rivaling Greeks and Bulgarians for the title of Europe’s gloomiest people. Yet since…

Justin Goldberg’s Search For Long-Lost Twin Is Story Made For Hollywood

Justin Goldberg seemingly has it all. A successful career in entertainment as an executive, author, and speaker; a loving family;…

Al Franken: “Committed To Regaining Trust”; More Comment Expected Sunday

REX/Shutterstock Minnesota Senator Al Franken says he committed to regaining the trust of his constituents and, while noting that he’s…

Mexico revokes Monsanto’s permit to market GMO soy

Published time: 24 Nov, 2017 11:45 The US agrochemical company Monsanto said Mexico’s agriculture sanitation authority SENASICA had revoked its…

Putin crowned ‘world’s energy czar’ with Saudis bowing to reality

Published time: 24 Nov, 2017 11:41 Russian President Vladimir Putin has become the most influential player in the Organization for…

Ethereum cryptocurrency record gains this year hit 5,000%

Published time: 24 Nov, 2017 09:58 The value of the second largest cryptocurrency ethereum has smashed an all-time high of…

Black Friday sales bonanza set to hit a record

The Black Friday sales bonanza has kicked off with UK consumers predicted to spend almost £8bn during what has become…

Sports Direct shareholders to vote on payment to John Ashley

Sports Direct shareholders are to vote on an £11m payment to the brother of billionaire founder Mike Ashley. Mr Ashley…

Russia approves profit-based oil tax for 2019

Published time: 24 Nov, 2017 08:20 Russia’s government approved on Thursday a plan to introduce a profit-based tax on the…
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