The Greek parliament has approved the first civil service layoffs in more than a century. The debt-troubled country has to slim down its bloated public sector to receive another tranche of its international bailout.
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Low costs and cheap labour have kept North Korea's Rason Economic and Trade Zone thriving for over 20 years. Now Pyongyang is opening more special zones and offering extra support to foreign investors.
During a long career with carmaker General Motors, new CEO Mary Barra has blazed her trail right to the top. She's the first woman CEO at a big 3 carmaker. We take a look and get some analysis from New York correspondent Jens Korte.
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