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Brazilian truck drivers continue to protest for the fifth consecutive day - despite a deal being reached between several trucker groups and the government on Thursday night. The drivers have been causing chaos by blocking the country's major highways in objection to rising fuel costs. Now São Paulo has declared a state of emergency.
The Chancellor is addressing the problems of German companies in China during her visit to the business metropolis of Shenzhen: Namely, data security and concern over technology theft. The Chinese Prime Minister has vowed to personally take care of any issues.