Volkswagen invests $300m in taxi app Gett

Carmaker backs Israeli start-up as Toyota follows suit with Uber

Conservative Party conference in Manchester. Secretary of state for Business, Sajid Javid, MP.

Javid lands in Mumbai for key Tata talks

Indian company finalises shortlist for UK steel bids

How predator Monsanto became the pursued

Does rejected Bayer have muscle to offer more acceptable price?

Crackdown on tax inversions sinks $8bn deal

CF Industries and OCI scrap planned tie-up after US rules change

EgyptAir terrorism speculation persists

Fears linger despite no evidence or claim of responsibility

Losses deepen at Sheffield Forgemasters

Britain’s last independent steelmaker hit by oil and gas downturn

TriFan 600 concept

Buzz around next-level business jets lures investors

Entrepreneurs seek novel ways to finance blue-sky projects

Bombardier charts a return to profitability

The aircraft maker looks set for recovery after winning new orders and investment

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New stretched jets bring more cabin comfort

As well as making planes go faster and further, leading jet makers are working to enhance the in-flight experience

Tata Steel ready to trim list of bidders

Board prepares to shortlist prospective buyers for UK assets

Bayer bets big with $62bn Monsanto offer

Some investors fear German group will have to raise its bid

Fiat hits back at German emissions tests

Carmaker says KBA not a ‘competent’ authority to assess engines

Investigation of VW’s top managers urged

Shareholder advisory bodies seek to determine whether duties were breached

VietJet signs $11bn Boeing order

Budget airline targets expanding domestic and regional markets

Bayer launches $62bn bid for Monsanto

Investors expect the German group may have to sweeten its offer

China cement: weighed down

Capacity must shrink for the sector to look attractive

Tata asked to pay power bills in advance

Steelmaker in talks with Npower after insurance against non-payment withdrawn

Bayer close to giving Monsanto bid terms

Deal worth $46bn-plus and will create agribusiness giant

Nissan says battery power could double

Japanese carmaker wants to extend how far vehicles can travel

Tata Steel buyer deadline imminent

Seven parties through to second round of acquisition talks


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