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New awards at Lions Health, awards contribute to Cannes
New awards at Lions Health, awards contribute to Cannes

CANNES, FRANCE: The organisers of Lions Health, the global creative festival for the healthcare communications industry, have added two new awards, included the festival points to the Cannes Lions awards and announced the Jury Presidents...

18 Dec 2014 08:47

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Jury Presidents for Cannes Lions 2015
Jury Presidents for Cannes Lions 2015

CANNES, FRANCE: The Jury Presidents for the Cannes Lions, taking place 21-27 June 2015, have been announced...

15 Dec 2014 08:59

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Putin tops AFP's choice of 2014's most influential figures; Pistorius on the list too
Putin tops AFP's choice of 2014's most influential figures; Pistorius on the list too

PARIS, FRANCE: Russian President Vladimir Putin leads an AFP list of the most influential people of 2014, but Oscar Pistorius is also on the list...

15 Dec 2014 08:24

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Rare first Shakespeare edition found in French library
Rare first Shakespeare edition found in French library

LILLE, FRANCE: A copy of William Shakespeare's First Folio, the first-ever compilation of the Bard's plays published in 1623, has been discovered in the library of an ancient port town in northern France...

26 Nov 2014 11:02

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French city bans street advertising
French city bans street advertising

LYON, FRANCE: Commercial street advertising will be banned in Grenoble to make way for trees and community noticeboards, the eastern French city's new Green mayor has announced...

25 Nov 2014 07:22

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French ad group Publicis buys Sapient in $3.7bn deal
French ad group Publicis buys Sapient in $3.7bn deal

PARIS, FRANCE: French advertising agency Publicis said on Monday it had bought US digital marketing specialists Sapient in a $3.7bn (€2.95bn) deal.

5 Nov 2014 11:48

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Euronews Campus growing recognition at renowned European universities
Euronews Campus growing recognition at renowned European universities

LYON, FRANCE: The Euronews programme for students is now reaching 15 prestigious educational institutions around the world.

31 Oct 2014 14:46

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'Twisted rope' of charged particles precede solar storms
'Twisted rope' of charged particles precede solar storms

PARIS, FRANCE: A "twisted rope" of magnetically-charged energy precedes solar storms that have the potential to damage satellites and electricity grids, French scientists have found.

23 Oct 2014 10:48

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Apple's new SIM hurts Gemalto in France
Apple's new SIM hurts Gemalto in France

PARIS, FRANCE: Shares in French digital security company Gemalto slumped as investors expressed concerns that Apple's plan to integrate SIM cards directly into the new iPads could threaten part of Gemalto's business.

22 Oct 2014 09:10

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France lets users Tweet money to others
France lets users Tweet money to others

PARIS, FRANCE: Money is now only a tweet away for French people, after a bank in the country launched a novel way to transfer money using the social networking platform.

15 Oct 2014 09:52

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Apple, Google brands worth $100bn each
Apple, Google brands worth $100bn each

PARIS, FRANCE: The US Apple and Google brands which have become household names around the world are worth more than $100bn each, and top a ranking of the world's biggest brands, consultancy Interbrand said.

10 Oct 2014 09:33

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Facebook members in court for speed trap tip-offs
Facebook members in court for speed trap tip-offs

RODEZ, FRANCE: Members of a Facebook group that tipped off motorists about speed traps in southern France slammed the "hypocritical" nature of the case against them as their trial opened this week.

10 Sep 2014 10:09

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Space experts try to fix Galileo satellites
Space experts try to fix Galileo satellites

PARIS, FRANCE: Experts are racing to identify and fix a problem that saw two satellites from Europe's troubled Galileo satellite navigation system going into the wrong orbit.

26 Aug 2014 09:12

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ESA to launch two navigation satellites this week
ESA to launch two navigation satellites this week

PARIS, FRANCE: Europe is launching two new satellites this week to boost its Galileo navigation system. Once in orbit Galileo will have six satellites orbiting the Earth.

20 Aug 2014 09:02

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Telefonica wants to buy Brazil's GVT
Telefonica wants to buy Brazil's GVT

PARIS, FRANCE: Spanish group Telefonica has offered Vivendi €6.7bn to buy its Brazilian telecommunications subsidiary GVT.

6 Aug 2014 11:13

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Twenty airlines offer Euronews to their passengers
Twenty airlines offer Euronews to their passengers

LYON, FRANCE: Euronews takes flight: 575 planes and a potential annual audience of 80 million passengers.

6 Aug 2014 09:02

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Science of brain signals opens new era for advertising
Science of brain signals opens new era for advertising

PARIS, FRANCE: Companies in the near future will reportedly be able to test public reaction to advertisements, music and films before they are released by monitoring the brain signals of a select...

4 Aug 2014 08:27

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Nokia renaissance sees profits climb
Nokia renaissance sees profits climb

PARIS, FRANCE: Finnish telecommunications equipment company Nokia jumped back into profit in the second quarter boosted by restructuring after it lost its leading position in handsets and sold its phone division to Microsoft.

25 Jul 2014 05:46

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Counterfeit battle between LVMH and eBay ends
Counterfeit battle between LVMH and eBay ends

PARIS, FRANCE: The French luxury goods conglomerate LVMH and Internet auction site eBay said they had reached an agreement to end a long legal battle over the sale of counterfeit goods.

18 Jul 2014 09:31

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Top 10 digital campaigns of 2014: Jan-Jun
Top 10 digital campaigns of 2014: Jan-Jun

CANNES, FRANCE: European research company Best Marketing International has monitored the Gold and Grand Prix winners of 35 local, regional, and global digital marketing awards from all corners of the World (including Cannes Lions) between January and June 2014. (video)

By Hando Sinisalu and Ann Kruuk 2 Jul 2014 06:18

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Anti-Amazon bill adopted in France
Anti-Amazon bill adopted in France

PARIS, FRANCE: French lawmakers adopted a bill that prevents Amazon and other online booksellers from offering free deliveries of discounted books, in a bid to support the country's small bookshops.

27 Jun 2014 07:19

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AFP gets first woman global news chief
AFP gets first woman global news chief

PARIS, FRANCE: Agence France-Presse has for the first time named a woman to head its global operations after News Director Philippe Massonnet announced he was stepping down.

24 Jun 2014 10:50

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YouTube blocks artists on paid music service
YouTube blocks artists on paid music service

PARIS, FRANCE: YouTube is planning to block the videos of artists like Adele and the Arctic Monkeys after several record labels refused to sign up to its new subscription service.

19 Jun 2014 07:22

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Worthless extortion demand against Domino's Pizza
Worthless extortion demand against Domino's Pizza

PARIS, FRANCE: Domino's Pizza refused to cave in to a €30,000 extortion demand by hackers who claimed they had stolen the personal data of 600,000 of its customers.

18 Jun 2014 08:34

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Bouygues Telecom cuts workforce by nearly 20%
Bouygues Telecom cuts workforce by nearly 20%

PARIS, FRANCE: Struggling French telecommunications company Bouygues Telecom said it will cut nearly 20% of its workforce in a move to help it survive in the struggling sector.

12 Jun 2014 08:50

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Free imprisoned journalists says world press
Free imprisoned journalists says world press

PARIS, FRANCE / DARMSTADT, GERMANY / World's press calls on Ethiopia to release Eskinder Nega; urges a stop to the rising global trend for imprisoning journalists.

9 Jun 2014 11:15

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Innovation Lions: 30 shortlisted entrants to present their ideas
Innovation Lions: 30 shortlisted entrants to present their ideas

CANNES, FRANCE: Cannes Lions delegates will have the unique chance to join the Innovation Lions jury as they watch and deliberate on the presentations of the shortlisted entrants as they take to the stage to showcase their ideas.

5 Jun 2014 11:04

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Euronews Campus selected by USA and France in foreign policy training
Euronews Campus selected by USA and France in foreign policy training

LYON, FRANCE: The foreign policy educational institutes of USA and France, two major countries on the diplomatic front, choose Europe's leading news media group as support for their training programmes.

3 Jun 2014 13:49

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Disney and Deezer to stream music, animations
Disney and Deezer to stream music, animations

PARIS, FRANCE: Disney and French online music streaming company Deezer are going into partnership that will give customers access to hit songs and classic animations from the US film company.

3 Jun 2014 08:41

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Cannes Lions: A week of unrivalled content
Cannes Lions: A week of unrivalled content

CANNES, FRANCE: The forum explores talent, art, data & music workshops deliver practical learnings master classes present personal stories with industry greats.

30 May 2014 11:23

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