China stocks pare losses as banks climb

Shanghai Composite ends volatile session down 1.7%

India in mourning for ex-president

Abdul Kalam, the ‘Missile Man’, dies aged 83

GM to put $5bn into emerging market car

New family of vehicles to be developed with Chinese partner SAIC

Cameron pledges £1bn for Indonesia

British leader arrives in Jakarta on 4 day Asian tour

Shanghai’s 8.5% fall a blow to Beijing

Second-biggest fall in market’s history as support efforts falter

Romania: risks on the rise

The negatives in the central European country are starting to outweigh the positives

Prosecutors draw net around Brazil elite

The Petrobras probe is a test of the country’s institutions

South Korea listings approach record high

Lure of higher stock prices and relaxed rules tempt companies to market

Huang to take control of China’s Gome

Jailed billionaire strikes $1.5bn deal

Philips buoyed by US healthcare recovery

Chief warns over the impact of macroeconomic slowdown

Chinese stocks dive as calm shatters

Shanghai down more than 8% in worst one-day drop since 2007

Saudi announces 5-day Yemen ceasefire

Pause in fighting to allow aid to flow into war-torn state

Retail slump in EM commodity exporters

Collapse in export earnings feeds through to consumers

Brazil faces spectre of budget deficit

Finance minister struggles to meet targets as country edges toward worst recession in decades

China car market braced for flat sales

Bleak outlook for industry that has been a cash cow for carmakers

Vanguard stays loyal to Chinese equities

World’s second-largest fund company presses ahead with inclusion of A-shares in emerging markets ETF

Dr Doom condemns cute investment labels

Analysis, not luck, gives Nouriel Roubini a forecasting edge

Turkey air strikes target Isis and PKK

Foreign minister says aim is ‘Isis-free’ buffer zone

WTO deal to cut tariffs on IT products

Consumers expected to benefit from lower prices

US widens probe into Citigroup in Mexico

DoJ seeks details of cash transfers between California and Mexico

Ukraine dodges default with debt payment

Hopes rekindled for a deal with creditors

Alibaba drive lifts China sperm donations

Worsening environment and hectic work schedules dent male fertility

Aggreko shares tumble on profit warning

Temporary power group hit by Yemen turmoil and fall in oil prices

Danone: favoured child

Yashili deal demonstrates toughness of China’s baby food market

Emerging markets poised to raise rates

Turn in monetary policy seen as inflation heads higher

Return of Ukraine fighters alarms Russia

As volunteers drift home, authorities fear what it could mean

China, commerce and co-operation

What enlightenment thinkers can teach about current questions

China recovery extends into third week

Stock market breaks a six-day winning streak but still closes higher

Aberdeen: steer clear for now

Group’s strength will come back into fashion at some point

FBI blames China for 53% spy case surge

Beijing the ‘most dominant threat’ to US companies, says bureau


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