SEOUL - The head of a South Korean subsidiary of a British consumer goods company was slapped and shouted down as he apologised for his firm's role in selling a humidifier disinfectant blamed for more than 100 deaths in South Korea.
Duncan Bannatyne's gym, spa and hotel company is looking to snap up some of Fitness First's locations as the troubled low-cost operator considers a potential break-up of its businesses.
Today is the deadline for potential buyers of Tata Steel UK to submit their initial bids for the company's assets. Sanjeev Gupta's Liberty House yesterday confirmed that it will submit a letter of intent today and other buyers are expected to do so ...
BEIJING—A gauge of China's manufacturing industry edged down in April, reinforcing doubts about whether government stimulus measures can sustain growth in the world's second-largest economy.
HONG KONG Asian stocks snapped a four-day losing streak on Tuesday as an overnight bounce in U.S. shares boosted risk appetite while gold briefly popped to a one-year high on growing expectations of more policy stimulus.