Competition, pressure and harassment: France’s white-collar employees are facing a growing litany of “brutal” psychological risks in the workplace, according to experts.
Renesas Electronics Corp plans to sell its majority stake in a maker of iPhone display chips to Synaptics Inc, another smartphone chip supplier, according to sources familiar with the matter.
The new boss of South Africa’s Adcock Ingram announced an overhaul of the struggling drugmaker to allow its different businesses to operate more independently in a bid to make them more nimble and increase accountability.
8211; Swiss food group Nestle stepped up its drive into the fast-growing skincare market on Wednesday, buying the rights to several treatments for facial lines and wrinkles from Valeant Pharmaceuticals International for $1.4…
Unfazed by the threat of further Western sanctions on Russia, commodity trader and mining company Glencore has agreed to sign a new pre.
8211; Hong Kong-based Hutchison Whampoa got the approval of the European Union’s competition authority on Wednesday for its $1 billion bid for Telefonica’s Irish mobile business in a case that could set the…
Canadian drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc raised the cash component of its unsolicited offer for Botox.
Axiata Group Bhd, Malaysia’s biggest mobile phone operator by stock market value, said on Tuesday first.
Thailand’s military coup is unlikely to pose major risks for Japanese car makers, the head of Japan’s auto lobby said on Tuesday, as companies say they have so far seen almost no impact on their operations in the country.
8211; The euro extended its losses against the dollar in Asia on Monday after hitting a three-month low last week in response to a soft reading in a German business confidence index. In…
The European Central Bank remains “alert” to the dangers of eurozone inflation undershooting the central bank’s medium.
Shares in Birmingham City’s Hong Kong holding company were suspended Monday, leading to speculation the club will be sold, after its owner Carson Yeung was jailed for money laundering in March.
China shares rose on Monday, helped by advances for car makers after President Xi Jinping said developing energy.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – India will move to recover bank guarantees from an aborted 560-million-euro helicopter deal with Italy’s Finmeccanica, the defence ministry said, after an Italian court lifted a freeze on 228 million euros…
Leading global agribusiness group Archer Daniels Midland Co is among the bidders for German drink and food flavors maker Wild in a transaction valued at 1.5 billion euros ($2.
Mobile phone operator MTS sees no serious risk to its business from Western sanctions imposed on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis or from Russia’s economic slowdown, Chief Executive Andrei Dubovskov said.
8211; The maker of the iconic Ambassador has halted production of the car that was long the choice of Indian officialdom, citing weak demand and a lack of funds, casting doubt on the…
8211; The euro fell to a three-month low against the dollar and a 17-month trough against the pound on Friday after a disappointing report on German business sentiment supported the view the…
Sovereign wealth funds in China and Qatar signalled their increased commitment to Russia, boosting Moscow’s hopes of strengthening ties with Asia and the Middle East as relations with the West deteriorate.
Rosneft and BP signed an agreement on Saturday to jointly explore for hard-to-recover oil in Russia, the first major deal for the state-run Russian oil company since the West imposed sanctions on Moscow.
Deutsche Post is aiming for a top spot in the global logistics market for online shopping, its chief executive told a German weekly, adding small acquisitions could help achieve this.
The United States has won a trade dispute with China over duties slapped on U.S auto imports, the World Trade Organization said.
Map of derbia’s oil reserves. Lukoil of Russia and Total will jointly explore for oil ST PETERSBURG, Russia, (Reuters) – Russia’s No.2 oil producer, Lukoil, and France’s Total agreed on Friday to set…
Many of the wealthy Thais who come to investment manager Charles Blocker have a question for the generals who seized control of the country in a military coup this week: What took you so long?.
Barclays Plc has been fined 26 million pounds ($43.8 million) for failures in internal controls that allowed a trader to manipulate the setting of gold prices just a day after the bank was fined for rigging Libor interest rates in 2012.
Profts warning at engineering Group, Smiths Group PLC LONDON, (Reuters) – British engineer Smiths Group Plc warned that full-year profit at its detection business would be lower than it had expected due to…
Blackstone Group LP and TPG Capital Management LP are expected to make a combined offer for Kensington, one of Britain’s biggest specialist mortgage lenders, Sky News reported on Wednesday.
Sanchez Energy Corp said it would buy oil and gas properties in the Eagle Ford region of south Texas from Royal Dutch Shell Plc for about $639 million cash as the Dutch oil company looks to pare its exposure to U.S shale.
China and Russia signed a $400 billion gas supply deal on Wednesday, securing the world’s top energy user a major source of cleaner fuel and opening up a new market for Moscow as it risks losing European customers over the Ukraine crisis.