Holidaymakers jetting off to take advantage of the strong pound and escape last month's rain helped easyJet notch up a record August, and is set to see the airline deliver better-than-expected profits.
Ankara: The United States on Friday pressed China to improve communication of its economic policy and avoid competitive devaluations, as G20 finance chiefs met hoping to calm markets rattled by slowing Chinese growth and the prospect of a US rate hike.
The Irish executive team behind Avolon, the aircraft lessor, are set to make more than $50 million from the $2.5 billion deal to sell the company.
New air freight data from the International Air Transport Association show a decline in air cargo demand in July, the latest indicator of faltering global trade stemming from weakness in China and other emerging markets.
BlackBerry Inc. CEO John Chen almost executed the rare corporate trifecta on Friday, buying out a troublesome rival, bolstering his management team's plan for a turnaround and gaining a nice little bump in the share price too.