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Shopping centers take more than $2 billion hit from protests

Posted On: Jul. 18, 2019 7:06 AM CST

French shopping district protects store from yellow vest protestors

A report found that the series of "Yellow Vest" protests in France cost some businesses up to 30% of their turnover while shopping centers suffered €2 billion ($2.2 billion) in losses, RFI reported. The government report found that cafes, hotels and restaurants recorded about €850 million in lost revenue while public property suffered €30 million worth of damage.

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