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  • Burkina Faso: President Compaoré announces his resignation, says presidency is now vacant – Reuters quoting Radio Omega
  • Blaze at France’s public radio HQ in Paris is now under control, according to firefighters (AFP)
  • The euro has fallen below $1.25 for the first time since August 2012
  • A convoy believed to be carrying ex Burkina Faso President Compaore seen travelling towards the southern town of Po, near Ghana
  • Burkina Faso: Colonel in the presidential guard announces resignation of President Blaise Compaore (Burkina24 television via Reuters)
  • France: local media quote Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo as saying no one was injured in RadioFrance HQ fire, stations to start rebroadcasting soon

corporate

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    BHP Billiton has launched a hostile 30 billion euro bid for Potash Corporation. BHP’s boss Marius… 18/08/10 21:16 CET

  • Everbright shares shine

    A bumper debut for shares of China Everbright Bank. On their first day trading on the Shanghai… 18/08/10 19:06 CET

  • Maersk profits bounce back

    Danish shipping and oil group Moller-Maersk has enjoyed a rebound in earnings, posting a net profit… 18/08/10 19:06 CET

  • GM steers closer to China’s SAIC

    General Motors is deepening its ties with Chinese car-maker SAIC. They announced in Shanghai that… 18/08/10 19:06 CET

economy

  • Gamers beat the downturn

    One area that seems to survived the economic downturn is the gaming industry as evidenced by the… 18/08/10 19:06 CET

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