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Latest update : 2013-10-04

Billions of tweets but still no profits: Twitter gives financial info ahead of IPO

Twitter gives potential investors the chance to peek under the bonnet as it publishes financial details. It has growing revenues, but growing losses too. This is ahead of a planned flotation in which the company hopes to raise up to $1 billion. Meanwhile, here in France, growth forecasts for 2013 have been upgraded to 0.2% - a small but welcome improvement for the government.

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2014-11-20 France

The business behind Beaujolais Nouveau

It’s one of the biggest dates in the French wine calendar - the launch of Beaujolais Nouveau. Parties to celebrate the release of this year’s batch take place all over the world,...

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2014-11-19 Emmanuel Macron

French government moves to scrap pension top-ups

The French Economy Minister, Emmanuel Macron, says he wants to abolish "golden top-up" payments to executive pensions. Some 200,000 people in France receive extra money on top of...

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2014-11-18 Brazil

Petrobras corruption scandal 'could change Brazil forever'

The Brazilian oil giant Petrobras says it will improve its "internal policing" after being hit by a corruption scandal that's wiped billions off the value of the firm....

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2014-11-17 Japan

Abe under pressure as Japan slides into recession

Pressure is mounting on Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe after new figures showed the country went into recession in the three months to the end of September. The economy...

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2014-11-13 Eurostar

Eurostar 'welcomes competition' on cross-Channel rail link

The Chief Executive of Eurostar says the company welcomes competition from the German operator Deutsche Bahn, which has delayed its launch of cross-Channel services. Nicolas...

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