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Tax Raid on German FA in 'Bribes' Row

November 3rd, 2015

Episode 539 of 893 episodes

The headquarters of Germany's DFB football association have been raided. We ask German football journalist Michael Horeni whether the game needs an overhaul in his country. Also in the programme, the UK bank Standard Chartered is cutting 15,000 jobs and selling shares to shore up its finances. BBC business editor Kamal Ahmed has the details. Following electoral success for Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan's AK party at the weekend, our economic commentator Roger Bootle discusses Turkey's ongoing ambitions for a fast track into the European Union. We have a special report on Mexico's ambitions to make it big on the world fashion stage. Plus we look at how a merger between the owners of Candy Crush Saga and Call of Duty could revolutionise the way the world plays digital games. Russell Brandon is a technology journalist at The Verge in New York

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