South Africa's 'Freedom Day' will mark the twentieth anniversary of the end of apartheid. For the first generation to grow up with no segregation, it's reason to celebrate - but also to take stock of a 40% youth unemployment rate, a struggling economy and a government accused of incompetence. Hayley Platt reports.
Ericsson off target as Q1 sales and earnings come in below forecasts. CEO Hans Vestberg tells Reuters that recent contract wins should help the Swedish telco return to form later this year. David Pollard reports.
Obama, Japan's Abe dine at venerable sushi restaurant
President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dine at Tokyo's 10-seat Sukiyabashi Jiro restaurant where the chef famously discourages chatting during the meal. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)
Genre-smashing musical pioneers Goldfrapp announce their brand new single ‘Rocket’ to be released through Mute on 8th March 2010. Fizzy with inspiration, ‘Rocket’ is a goose-bump brilliant tune and is taken from the duo’s fifth album ‘Head First’, released on 22nd March.
Courtesy of Mute.