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Home working may be more productive

Employees who work from home get more work done than their colleagues in the office, mainly because there is less distraction, they appreciate the flexibility, and spend part of commuting time working, researchers at the London School of…

Twitter IPO $1 billion

Twitter Inc., the microblogging social networking company, plans an initial public offering (IPO) of $1 billion. It has filed a document with US regulators. Last month, Twitter announced it was planning to go public. This Twitter IPO will…

Unilever profit warning

After the Anglo-Dutch multinational Unilever gave a profit warning, shares dropped 4.44% to 2,335p in the London Stock Exchange. Unilever said the slowdown in emerging markets, especially in India, Brazil and Indonesia, was partly to blame…