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International News

Canada tells wireless firms to sell access to networks

Bloomberg Canada issued new rules to bring down wireless costs, forcing large carriers including BCE Inc. and Rogers Communications Inc. resell access to their networks to smaller players. The decision by the telecommunications regulator makes it easier for regional telecommunications providers such as Quebecor Inc. and Cogeco Communications Inc. to ...

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French economy weathers April lockdown better than last year’s

Bloomberg The French economy is slowing only slightly in April due to the tightening of Covid-19 restrictions, easing concerns that school closures would cause a deeper contraction. The Bank of France said activity will decline to 7% below pre-crisis levels in April after President Emmanuel Macron imposed stricter travel restrictions ...

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Asia’s top ride-hailing firms proceed with listing plans

Bloomberg Asia’s top ride-hailing startups are pushing ahead with listing plans, as they seek to take advantage of a boom in equity offerings to fund expansion in everything from food delivery to autonomous driving. Beijing-based Didi Chuxing has filed confidentially with the US Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial ...

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