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Unilever's Marijn Dekkers to step down as Chairman

Dekkers, chairman at the Dove soap and Knorr soup maker for more than three years, is standing down to focus on his responsibilities as founder and chairman of investment and advisory firm Novalis…

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Battle for Mediobanca: Italy's richest man takes on seasoned CEO

At stake is the future direction of Mediobanca, a venerable institution more than seven decades old.

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Indian markets steady in early trade ahead of cabinet meeting, inflation figures

As per the latest trends, BSE Sensex rose 19.6 points or 0.05 per cent at 40,364.71, while NSE Nifty was up 4.95 points or 0.04 per cent at 11,918.4. 

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Germany will not force hard coal plant closures before 2026

Germany has more than 40 plants running either fully or partially on hard coal

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L'Oreal, Nestle turn out to be the biggest winners at Alibaba's Singles' Day shopping fest

L'Oreal and Nestle turn out to be the biggest winners in Alibaba's Singles' Day shopping fest

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Roula Khalaf becomes first female editor of Financial Times after Barber's resignation

 Roula Khalaf will become the first woman to edit the Financial Times in its 131-year history after Lionel Barber

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Indian Oil in talks with Rosneft to import Russian oil

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan said late on Monday that India is open to importing oil from Russia

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Should use counter-cyclical measures 'more effectively': Chinese premier

The country has set a target of 6-6.5 per cent growth for the whole of 2019

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Huawei to give staff $286 million bonus for helping it ride out US curbs

The cash is a mark of recognition for work in the face of US pressure

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman urges farmers to produce oilseeds

The minister also requested National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) Chairman to visit Jammu and Kashmir to ensure that the farmers get the correct price of their produce in…

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Vodafone's future in India in doubt after latest setback

Chief Executive Nick Read said India, where Vodafone formed a joint venture with Idea Cellular in 2018, had been "a very challenging situation for a long time". 

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Wall Street set for weak opening amidst US-China trade war and Hong Kong crisis

Wall Street's indexes set to retreat on Monday as comments by Trump dampened expectations around a US-China trade deal

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Sensex closes in the green at 40,345, Nifty bank gains by 1.2 per cent

Sectoral indices at the National Stock Exchange were mixed with Nifty auto, FMCG, IT, metal and pharma in the red while private bank gained by 1.38 per cent and realty by 0.7 per cent.

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Adidas shifts German, United States smart factories to Asia

Oechsler CEO Claudius Kozlik said in the same statement that he regretted Adidas' pullout

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Egyptian transport start-up Swvl targets Philippines, Bangladesh after launching in Pakistan

Swvl has since launched in Pakistan and recently moved its headquarters to Dubai

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