This year's "Cyber Monday" is set to be the biggest online shopping day in history, Adobe predicts. With data from thousands of retailers still flowing in, the company believes Monday's total online spending will be $2.98 billion.
ANHEUSER-BUSCH INBEVis to put Peroni and Grolsch up for sale as it tries to squeeze a �177bn merger with SAB Miller past EU regulators.
Taxi users will be able to share journeys with strangers to cut the cost of fares under plans outlined yesterday by Uber. The UberPool service will allow up to three passengers to share a car while reducing standard fares by 25 per cent.
BEIJING—An official gauge of China's manufacturing activity fell to its lowest level in more than three years, fueling fears that the world's second-largest economy may be cooling further despite a raft of government stimulus measures.
Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Richard Branson and a slew of high-profile entrepreneurs are throwing their considerable wealth and technical know-how behind a new search for clean, green energy.