Britain's government should not give final approval to London's Heathrow airport for an expansion until it shows it accepts and will comply with environmental conditions, a Parliamentary committee said in a report.
Manchester City's parent company has been valued at $3bn (�2bn) after selling a 13% stake, worth �265m, to a consortium of Chinese investors.
Factory activity in the world's second largest economy stayed sluggish in November, hitting its lowest reading for more than three years, although China's service sector improved to offset the continuing weakness of its vast manufacturing industry ...
Aftermath of explosions in Tianjin, China. Zurich lost $275m in the disaster, in which 173 people died. Photograph: Wu Hong/EPA. Sean Farrell.
LONDON Hints that a slowdown in China's economy may be leveling out pushed stock markets up on Tuesday, while euro bears and bond investors had second thoughts about sky-high expectations of European Central Bank easing later this week.