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Britain’s retailers predict that almost 1m jobs in the sector — a third of today’s total — will disappear by 2025 as technology and the rising minimum wage reshape the industry. (Photograph:  Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire)

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Net income fell 7.9 per cent to $4.57 billion, or $1.43 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter

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Air France-KLM: results out on Thursday.   Photograph: Alessia Pierdomenico/Bloomberg
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