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February 1, 1998 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Heard the watchword driving Europe Inc. as this continent and the entire world segue into one global marketplace? It's "merge"--or risk being submerged. In 1997, more big businesses in Europe got hitched than ever before. The Continent, one Paris-based newspaper said, came down with "merger madness." On one day, five mega-marriages worth a total of more than $40 billion were announced. Why the rush?
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February 1, 1998 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Heard the watchword driving Europe Inc. as this continent and the entire world segue into one global marketplace? It's "merge"--or risk being submerged. In 1997, more big businesses in Europe got hitched than ever before. The Continent, one Paris-based newspaper said, came down with "merger madness." On one day, five mega-marriages worth a total of more than $40 billion were announced. Why the rush?
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June 9, 1990 | MARJORIE MILLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Not long ago, free trade was considered a very American idea that good Mexicans didn't promote in public. More often, they denounced it as a U.S. plot to undermine Mexico's economy. But when President Carlos Salinas de Gortari visits Washington on Sunday, he will be the one urging the United States to move quickly on a free trade agreement, which he considers key to the success of his economic policies.
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