Up to 2,000 British holidaymakers and other travellers were stranded in Calais after French ferry workers blockaded the port on one of the busiest nights of the year.
A leading financial journalist at one of China's top financial publications has admitted to causing “panic and disorder” in the stock market, in a public confession carried on state television.
PARIS— Iliad SA ILIAY -25.33 % on Monday said net profit rose 16% in the first half as the French low-cost telecom company continued to win over new mobile clients with its ultra-cheap tariff plans.
(Repeats story first published on Friday). * China stays in focus after tumultuous week. * Investors ponder when Fed will start tightening.
Energy shares plummeted on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange on Monday after the Italian energy group Eni said it had discovered the largest known natural gas field in the Mediterranean off Egypt, casting doubt about Israeli gas exports to the country.