Tuesday 03:25 BST. Asian markets were heading higher, buoyed by a raft of economic data following an overnight session in which Wall Street and UK markets were shut for public holidays.
The former chief executive of Zurich Insurance has committed suicide, the company said on Monday, less than three years after the company's chief financial officer also took his own life.
VIENNA: A recovery in the oil price to around $50 has eased pressure on OPEC to turn down the taps when it gathers in Vienna on Thursday for its first meeting with the powerful Saudi crown prince's new oil minister.
Jacob Rothschild's informal approach to take over Alliance Trust marks yet another twist in the tale for one of the UK's oldest and largest investment trusts, which has been beset with problems over the past five years.
EasyJet passengers who try to race through security less than 30 minutes before their flight is due to take off will be stopped from boarding as the airline tries to stop late departures.