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Latest update : 2013-09-13

Twitter tweets its plan to go public

Social messaging network Twitter has confirmed that it plans to go public. News of the planned stock market listing came, of course, in a tweet. It's set to be the biggest technology flotation since Facebook last year. We also have good news for fans of wizards, with a partnership between Warner Brothers and the creator of Harry Potter, J K Rowling.

By Matthew WARREN

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2017-05-19 Greece

Greek government trades austerity for bailout, again

Despite public opposition, Greece's parliament has approved new austerity measures in an effort to convince its creditors to unlock 7.5 billion euros in bailout cash. Meanwhile,...

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2017-05-18 unemployment

French jobless rate falls to five-year low

The rate of unemployment in France has fallen to its lowest level since 2012. In mainland France, the rate dropped to 9.3%, or 9.6% including its overseas territories. Also...

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2017-05-17 Donald Trump

Markets fear effect of Trump controversy on reforms

The markets have taken a tumble over the latest controversy surrounding Donald Trump and former FBI director James Comey. Investors are concerned the scandal could derail planned...

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2017-05-16 Ford

Ford braced for job cuts

Ford is expected to announce massive job cuts this week, with the Wall Street Journal reporting it could involve as much as 10% of the carmaker's workforce. Also today, we're...

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2017-05-15 China

China's 'Belt and Road' project promises infrastructure financing for 65 nations

Chinese President Xi Jinping has hailed his country’s Belt and Road initiative as "the project of the century". By spending more than €100 billion to finance infrastructure...

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