P&G to raise prices in emerging markets

Increases aim to offset effect of weaker currencies and inflation

Dow chief in talks with activist investor

Group now committed to a more active disposal programme

Saga to set sail

Group set to announce IPO, leaving AA making roadside repairs

Boeing lifts forecast as jet sales rise

Commercial aircraft earnings offset decline in defence sales

VW bid for Scania suffers further blow

Third-biggest shareholder Alecta rejects bid for truckmaker

New GM struggles to shake off the past

Court to rule on what carmaker knew about safety problems

GM recall sparks battle over liability

Carmaker says nearly all problems predate bankruptcy

China’s car lobby warns foreign brands

Local joint ventures need to develop own technology

Lockheed shrugs off US defence cutbacks

Military contractor increases its projected full-year earnings

QinetiQ VAAC Harrier

Qinetiq to offload US services division

Sale closes chapter on group’s aggressive expansion into country

Tesla starts delayed charge into China

Chief apologises to customers made to wait for electric vehicles

Cement makers: footprints

Case for letting Lafarge and Holcim merge is already at risk

Carmakers: shock absorbers

A tricky play on environmental regulation

Carmakers put foot down over emissions

Outsourcing helps airlines cut costs

There are many benefits to hiring contractors, and also big risks

Electric cars star at Beijing motor show

Push to encourage wider adoption of the vehicles

JLR’s China factory to rival UK quality

Head of operations says company will add new Chinese brand

Posco seeks ways to ride steel slowdown

Chief executive investigates subsidiary sales

US looks to mine Asia’s silver economy

Economic growth opens up opportunities for building communities

Bleak future for Australian manufacturing

Industry woes pose risk to record of 22 years of economic growth

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