Japan Tobacco Inc, which is on the hunt for overseas acquisitions to offset a shrinking home market, is working on several possible deals as it targets growth in Asia.
After struggling in China and Russia, the app operator swapped its businesses there for a stake in Didi and a JV with Yandex. Another sensible partner would be Grab.
The benchmark Sensex recovered from its early volatility to trade 126.76 points higher in late morning deals on easing fiscal deficit concerns despite lower Asian cues.
Crude oil futures slipped 0.39 per cent to Rs 4,070 per barrel today, in line with a weak trend in Asian markets, as traders cut exposure.
The benchmark BSE Sensex recovered 70 points in opening trade today on gains in IT, banking and auto stocks despite weak Asian cues.
The US oil price benchmark, West Texas Intermediate crude, is now watched closely worldwide by foreign customers of US gasoline, diesel and crude.
EU regulators are searching for ways to increase recycling of plastic, as waste piles up in ports after China banned imports of “foreign garbage” from the start of 2018.
Germany’s current account surplus was the world’s largest in 2017, unveiling a record high reading likely to renew criticism of the economic and fiscal policies.
Bayer expressed confidence that it would secure fair trade regulator CCI's nod by April or May for the USD 66 billion acquisition of US-based biotech major Monsanto.
India is missing at the AFF event, ostensibly because its ministers and officials have opted for the WEF at Davos in Switzerland later this month, an official said.
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