BEIJING�The Chinese state-owned chemical company launching a bid to buy tire maker Pirelli & C SpA says it is committed to upholding the Italian company's autonomy and reputation for quality as looks to expand the brand's presence in Asia.
Does Alexis Tsipras, the prime minister of Greece, have the guts to break with his far-left faction? The country's fate hangs on the answer.
Switzerland's Dufry has agreed to buy a majority stake in Italy's World Duty Free in a deal that values the company owned by the Benetton family at �3.6bn and will make the combined group the world's biggest travel retailer.
MARKS & Spencer is set to signal improving clothing trends this week when it updates investors on recent trading, although the division is still expected to have racked up its 15th consecutive quarter of falling sales.
Dozens of MPs are claiming taxpayer-funded expenses to rent homes or stay in hotel rooms in London while letting out property they own nearby, it emerged last night.