The bottling section of a SABMiller brewery in Shenyang, north-east China. Photograph: Sheng Li/Reuters. Sean Farrell. Wednesday 7 October 2015 02.59 EDT Last modified on Wednesday 7 October 2015 08.21 EDT.
An early holiday shutdown of car plants led factory production to fall by 0.7% in July. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA. Larry Elliott Economics editor.
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Sports Direct International is on the slide after unveiling a deal to take full control of Irish clothing retailer Heatons. Mike Ashley's retail business currently owns 50% of Heatons, which has 44 stores in the Republic of Ireland and ten in Northern ...
Diageo has struck a three-part deal with Dutch brewer Heineken to swap assets in emerging markets that will strengthen the FTSE 100 company's grip on Africa and see it book a �440m profit.