Norsk Hydro: boxing clever

Investing against the cycle is how strong metals companies prosper

VW Australia to recall almost 100,000 cars

Regulators have launched probe as emissions scandal grows

Musk lashes out at Apple’s car ambitions

Billionaire entrepreneur calls iPhone maker the ‘Tesla Graveyard’

VW hearing displays anger on both sides

US chief Michael Horn details how emissions test cheating began

Alcoa earnings disappoint as China slows

Earnings season kicks off with poor performance from bellwether

Eurasia Drilling plans to go private

Majority owners offer half the price Schlumberger had proposed

Eurozone jobseeker confidence boosts Hays

Recruiter reports 8% rise in net fee income thanks to recovery

Bad loans spiral in India’s banking system

Critics say government response has been ‘inadequate’


Dollar strength only part of earnings hit

Impact across S&P 500 depends on how much companies sell abroad

EU set to delay diesel emission tests

Postponement for diesel cars blamed on industry lobbying

VW knew of emissions for 18 months

Chief of US unit set to make admission to US lawmakers

Bombardier: Mayday, Mayday

Approaching Airbus indicates a new level of desperation

VW scandal leaves US strategy in tatters

German carmaker faces battle to restore trust

Li Ka-shing sweetens terms of $12bn CKI-Power Assets tie-up

HK billionaire in fight to simplify empire with merger of infrastructure and utilities groups

VW to start recall of 11m cars in January

New chief confident company will complete repairs by end of 2016

Airbus ends Bombardier jet venture talks

Rebuff raises doubts over Canada group’s airliner programme

Covestro gains on first day of trading

IPO of Bayer plastics division was biggest in Germany since 2007

VW to slash costs to foot scandal bill

New boss warns 20,000 staff that cost cuts will ‘not be painless’

Toyota cars to change lanes themselves

Japanese automaker shows off partly self-driving vehicles

Melrose to return up to £2.5bn to shareholders

Sale of German meter maker equates to 2.3 times equity investment


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