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Orange CEO questioned again in Tapie case - report

Monday 9 December 2013 | 15:36 CET | News
Orange CEO Stephane Richard is facing further questioning from judges in France investigating the political scandal surrounding businessman Bernard Tapie, AFP reports citing sources familiar with the matter. Richard was first put under investigation in June over his role in the government's decision to resort to arbitration in Tapie's case against Credit Lyonnais, then a state-controlled bank. Richard was at the time, in 2008, cabinet director for French finance minister Christine Lagarde. Richard has denied suggestions that he may have withheld information from the minister in order to

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