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Job application tool PageUp suspects data breach

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The breach could be the first major incident since tough new EU data laws came into force A firm that manages millions of job applications around the world suspects it has suffered a data breach. PageUp’s software is used for recruitment, but also salary …

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Rome must make its own room for manoeuvre

Italy finally has a government. The establishment’s harshest critics — the Five Star Movement and the League — will now get to govern. What should they do? In terms of economic policy, they should begin to do what they have promised to do, and improve on their promises in the …

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Lex Letter from New York: summer mob

Dear readers, Lex Letter returns this week after a short spring break to find the streets of New York a little more clogged than usual. The culprits: thousands of eager summer interns descending on Manhattan’s law firms and investment banks. Their faces are fresh and their suits slightly ill-fitting. And while some may be …

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