Investigators check possible MH370 part

Debris potentially related to crash found on Indian Ocean island

Gary McGann, the CEO of Smurfit Kappa is pictured during an interview in a London hotel.

Gary McGann bows out of Smurfit Kappa

Interim results included 30 per cent hike in the annual dividend

Heidelberg Cement - Hungary Beremend plant

Heidelberg / Italcementi: Italian steps

A sound move. But watch the debt

VW cuts sales target as China demand falls

German carmaker sticks to revenue and profit margin goals

GM ploughs $1bn into India

Carmaker to launch locally produced cars and create export hub

Carlos Tavares and his Peugeot 504 Tic rally car in Monaco
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European rebound helps Peugeot revival

French carmaker warns of impact of emerging markets sales decline

LafargeHolcim launches review of assets

Newly merged group hit by weak second-quarter results

Solvay targets Cytec union in $6.4bn deal

Acquisition will shake up composite materials sector

Virgin rocket cleared despite safety fears

Regulator saw scope for human error but issued waiver to rules

HeidelbergCement takes over Italcementi

€1.7bn deal marks latest round of sector consolidation

Ford delivers best quarter since 2000

Carmaker benefits from rising economy and strong selling prices

BAE at risk of missing earnings target

Defence group struggles to clinch jet and ship contracts

Fate of former dictator Gaddafi’s family

Surviving members of his family include his widow, the mother of seven of eight biological children

Dupont cuts forecasts on weak agriculture

Farmers are reducing production after two years of bumper crops

Melrose shares soar on Elster sale

Investors to receive £2bn windfall from meter business disposal

Volkswagen sales nudge past Toyota

German carmaker outsells Japanese group despite declines in China

Fresh hurdle for Samsung group merger

Cheil and C&T face threat of damagingly expensive buybacks

GKN to buy Fokker for €706m

Aerospace group to pay €500m in cash and take on €206m in debt

GM to put $5bn into emerging market car

New family of vehicles to be developed with Chinese partner SAIC

Fiat Chrysler endures a grim weekend

Safety problems add to Marchionne’s packed in-tray


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