Of the 57 firms posting bond listing announcements in Shanghai in October, 23 were local-government-owned project or infrastructure investment firms.
The headquarters of the Serious Fraud Office in London. Photograph: Graham Turner for the Guardian. Simon Bowers · @sbowers00.
WORLD leading pharmaceutical firms Pfizer Inc and Allergan PLC last week announced a US$160 billion merger, that has ignited concerns about drug prices and choices around the world.
The eurozone will receive a fresh wave of stimulus this week, as the European Central Bank (ECB) cuts interest rates further into negative territory and pumps up its trillion-euro scheme of quantitative easing.
Deutsche Lufthansa on Saturday signed an agreement with services union Verdi on pay for about 33 000 ground personnel, the union and the airline said.