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Uber sells India food delivery business to Zomato

Uber Eats is set to discontinue operations immediately and will direct restaurants, delivery partners and users to the Zomato app News
Profits at online trading platform IG Group fall 10 per cent

The online trading platform cites stricter regulations in Europe and Britain News
Baltic Dry continues to plunge

IMF revises down global GDP forecast

Lawrence Gash
Bushfires hit Australian coal production

BHP blames poor air quality from bushfire smoke for slowing operations News
Anglo American buys Sirius Minerals for $526m

Acquisition will save hundreds of jobs in Northern England

Lawrence Gash
Samsung to invest $500 million in India to set up display factory

Samsung Electronics will provide 35 billion rupees in loans and transfer a parcel of land to its display unit for 920 million rupees

Ramla Soni

China is confident industrial output will see steady growth

A series of economic stimuli should see the industrial sector grow despite the wider economy flailing News
Oil prices rise as tensions mount in Libya

Two major oil fields have been shut due to long-running dispute between factions vying for power News
EU fines for data breaches reach €114 million

EU fines for currency breaches reach €114m with the biggest single fine imposed in France against Google

Yana Berman
Richemont shrugs off Hong Kong unrest

Gains in mainland China offset Hong Kong decline for Chloe-to-Cartier conglomerate News
Jet Airways to sell Dutch business to KLM

Bankrupt Indian airline to sell off Dutch assets News
EU criticises US-China phase-one trade deal

The preliminary deal could breach WTO rules, the EU’s trade commissioner said, hinting at a possible legal challenge. News
China reports weakest economy growth in 29 years

Chinese GDP growth rate in 2019 was slower than expected

Yana Berman
A quarter of all new UK food products launched last year were vegan

Market swallows meat-free options News
Halfords profits grow due to boost in electric bike sales

Electric bike sales were up 96 per cent year-on-year with one in five bikes and scooters sold now electric

Ramla Soni