Oct 25, 2016
Is Twitter in trouble? Social network could be about to cut 300 JOBS.
The firm could slash its workforce by as much as eight percent this week. Bloomberg reports that it will make an announcement on Thursday. Twitter's plan to sell itself was left in tatters earlier this month as the last...
Oct 24, 2016
Hanjin shares dive on plans to row back European business
A Hanjin cargo ship in California. The global shipping giant is the first casualty of a global downturn in the market
Oct 19, 2016
China's economy grows at 6.7% but experts warn of 'unsustainable' bubble
'Amazing what a housing bubble and crazy debt increases can achieve," says Michael Every, head of financial markets research at Rabobank in Hong Kong
Oct 18, 2016
Oil ends lower on U.S. trade spike; shale decline limits losses
Trades in U.S. crude futures contracts soared to 12,932 barrels during the minute of 9:35 a.m. EDT (1335 GMT), the highest since Oct. 13, as traders sold off contracts ahead of their Oct. 20 expiry date.
Oct 17, 2016
Ceremony to mark start of Attenborough polar ship construction
Construction of the UK's new £200m polar research ship, the RRS Sir David Attenborough, formally begins on Monday at Cammell Laird on Merseyside.
Oct 14, 2016
Silkworms were fed graphene to produce 'super silk' and it could be the future of wearables
The silk was twice as strong, could cope with 50% more stress before degrading and was shown to be conductive.
Oct 13, 2016
Uber dominates U.S. ride market, report says
Uber's share of the U.S. ride-hailing market is so large that its "lead is simply too great to overcome," says Byrne Hobart, lead analyst at 7Park Data.
Oct 12, 2016
Samsung's decision to kill the Galaxy Note 7 raises more questions than it answers
Samsung has killed off its Galaxy Note 7, but employees still can't work out what was causing the smartphones to explode