Of the 57 firms posting bond listing announcements in Shanghai in October, 23 were local-government-owned project or infrastructure investment firms.
Pfizer's global headquarters in New York. Its target, Allergan, is technically an Irish company. Photograph: Mark Lennihan/AP.
Shoppers this year still wanted to get a head start on their holiday gift list on Black Friday - but overall were less willing to brave the crowds.
The European Central Bank looks set to inject fresh stimulus into the eurozone's economy on Thursday after its president, Mario Draghi, said he and his policymakers would “do what we must” to return inflation from its current level of 0.1 per cent to ...
German airline Lufthansa has agreed a pay deal with 30,000 ground staff as it looks to avoid further strikes. The agreement, struck with services sector union Verdi on Saturday, gives a one-off payment of €2,250 (�1,580) and a 2.2% pay rise.