Yellen says rate rise case has strengthened

Fed chair suggests move is becoming likely in the coming months

Consumer spending drives UK growth

Second-quarter data show momentum ahead of Brexit vote

Japan looks to boost trade with Africa

Abe and business leaders in Nairobi for conference aimed at reforming relations

German business confidence slumps

Key Ifo index falls amid fears of Brexit hit to sentiment

Mongolia tightens belt to tackle deficit

Cost-cutting measures launched as dire state of finances revealed

Monsanto steps up India cotton dispute

US group pulls new seeds from country in protest over royalties

Bumper German surplus bolsters Merkel

Strong fiscal figures contrast with eurozone neighbours

Last-ditch US effort to quash Apple’s EU tax demand

Sharp escalation of feud over bill for billions of euros