BERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel told a German radio station that military efforts were necessary in Syria even though they would not put and end to the four-year-old civil war there.
London - As Glencore's stock went into free fall in August in the face of heavy debts and shrinking earnings, its chief Ivan Glasenberg had a defiant message - traders can beat weak commodity prices during market downturns.
As of Monday, the free plastic bag show ends. A change in the law means that from October 5, all retailers in England with more than 250 workers will have to charge at least 5p for a bag and they will be encouraged to donate the extra money to good causes.
Britain's monetary controller said objections in regards to the mis-offering of credit protection by banks and other money related firms fell by 16.6 percent in the first 50% of 2015, contrasted with the past six months.
Flanked by interest rate decisions in Britain, Japan and Australia, the IMF's annual meeting in Lima takes centre stage in the calendar next week, with policymakers focusing on China's economic slide and its impact on the rest of the world.