Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

THE DEBATE

Disrupted economy: Jobless in the digital age (part 1)

Read more

THE DEBATE

Disrupted economy: Jobless in the digital age (part 2)

Read more

THE OBSERVERS

Widespread shortages in Venezuela and the growing industry for African video games

Read more

FOCUS

Unsettling surge in murders of Bangladesh’s activists and freethinkers

Read more

ENCORE!

Cuba Gooding Jr. plays O.J. Simpson in 'American Crime Story'

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

'What does the social unrest say about France?'

Read more

BUSINESS DAILY

Railway workers to add to French strike misery

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

Social media turns ugly in response to 'Cincinnati zoo episode'

Read more

EYE ON AFRICA

Chad’s ex-dictator Hissène Habré sentenced to life in prison

Read more

A daily update on the latest business and economic news. Live on weekdays at 8.15 am Paris time.

BUSINESS DAILY

BUSINESS DAILY

Latest update : 2014-02-06

End of the honeymoon for Twitter shares

Twitter posted losses of $645 million for 2013, and has worried investors with news that it’s adding fewer new users every month. The figures sent the company’s share price down around 10 per cent in after-hours trading. Also today, Sony announces it’s selling its PC business and will lose more than $1 billion this financial year.

By Stephen CARROLL

COMMENT(S)

Archives

2016-05-31 France

Railway workers to add to French strike misery

French train workers will join the growing list of striking workers in France as of this evening. The strike action is expected to affect 40 percent of high-speed TGV trains and...

Read more

2016-05-30 China

Chinese billionaire opens theme park to rival Disneyland

One of China's richest men has opened his first theme park, which he hopes will rival the first Disneyland in the country. It is set to open in Shanghai in June. Wang Jianlin's...

Read more

2016-05-27 G7

G7 leaders say Brexit could pose ‘serious risk’ to global growth

With less than a month until Britain's referendum on EU membership, the G7 leaders have issued a stark warning about the "serious risk" a Brexit could pose to global economic...

Read more

2016-05-26 France

Small businesses warn of losses over French fuel shortages

Small businesses in France are facing huge losses over the fuel shortage affecting one third of the country's petrol stations. Companies that rely on petrol say they're losing...

Read more

2016-05-25 Greece

Landmark debt relief deal agreed for Greece

Eurozone finance ministers have agreed a landmark deal to make it easier for Greece to repay its debts. The issue had been at the centre of tensions between European leaders and...

Read more