Shares in mining giant Anglo American slumped to their lowest ever level after another bout of disappointing Chinese data prompted Asian stocks to plunge, in scenes reminiscent of the rout in August.
Germany's Lufthansa and services trade union Verdi reached an agreement Saturday on a salary hike for the airline's 33,000 ground employees.
Friday 18:00 GMT. European stocks pared early losses and Wall Street inched higher in holiday-thinned trade as participants managed to largely shrug aside steep falls for Chinese equities.
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China's drone maker, SZ DJI Technology has decided to venture into the agriculture industry. It has recently unveiled an eight-rotor drone designed to spray pesticides on crops, a spokesman said.