A �70bn brewing giant making 30% of the world's beer looks likely after SABMiller agreed to a takeover offer from its rival Anheuser-Busch InBev, but what does the merger mean for ordinary drinkers?
Twitter is laying off up to 336 staff, with Jack Dorsey swinging the axe at the social network just a week after being appointed permanent chief executive.
There are 2,080 ultra high net worth individuals in India with wealth of over $50 million, and the number of dollar millionaires in the country is projected to touch 3,05,000 in the next five years, says Credit Suisse Global Wealth Report.
... * Ireland uses 1.5 bln euros to cut taxes, increase spending. * Talk of excessively expansionary budget is wrong: minister. * Bank levy extended, NAMA told to solve housing crisis (Adds further quotes, details).
Economists are universally over the moon with the economics Nobel for Angus Deaton of Princeton University. Paul Krugman sums up why: Deaton's research is “dogged, careful empirical work at the micro level, tracking and making sense of individual ...