China slashes rates to stimulate economy

Central bank cuts benchmark interest rates to counter slowdown

Abenomics fuels Japanese debate on widening inequality

Ahead of December poll focus turns to who has gained most

Bermuda snubs Cameron company register plan

Offshore centre brushes off UK call for ‘new transparency standard’

Premier Oil: Balmoral Floating Production Vehicle, North Sea, UK

Weak oil and tax revenues hit Osborne

Treasury concerned as figures disappoint despite buoyant economy

China ends world’s oldest monopoly

Country’s salt monopoly, in place since 7th century BC, set to be dismantled

Merkel ally doubts Hollande’s reforms

Oettinger says French budget does not deliver enough cuts

Fed asks whether it is too close to banks

Review comes amid criticism it is too lenient with Wall Street

China cuts interest rates

Central bank acts to counter slowing domestic and global economy