Saudi signals no output target change

Ali al-Naimi expects oil market ‘to stabilise itself eventually’

Shareholders criticise BG chief’s pay deal

ISS adds to chorus of calls to reject package

Thomas Cook chief in shock departure

Shares tumble 20% after announcement and earnings report

Juncker defends €315bn project funding

Commission president says works would cost more than EU can afford

Deere shares slide as profits disappoint

Falling crop prices hit demand for farm machinery

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Large supermarkets ‘uneconomic’

Online shopping will hit store valuations, veteran investor warns

China ‘fines’ Microsoft $140m in back tax

Software group says payment is ‘bilateral advanced pricing agreement’

ECB set to decide on QE ‘early next year’

Bank VP says it can pull trigger on bond buying if needed

China says west is blocking graft probe

Beijing says prejudice is behind refusal to return corruption suspects

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Carlyle invests in South Africa

Buyout house takes stake in Johannesburg tyre and parts retailer

Kidston steps back from her retail chain

Chain founder gives up creative director role

Reform of banks ‘will take a generation’

Messages from top executives do not reach frontline, study finds

Comment and Analysis

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Attacks catch security forces off-guard and cast doubts on recovery

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