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Air France / To cut 2,500 jobs in 2014

Air France is to slash around 2,500 jobs next year as part of a major restructuring drive. Its parent group recently announced net losses of nearly 800 million euros for the first half of 2013 but that is an improvement on the previous year. The company has been struggling to cope with the rise of low-cost airlines.

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