Iranian cargo ship mystery deepens

Shahed’s voyage highlights suspicious shipping activity

China’s rebalancing challenge

Sharp slowdown in northeast highlights difficulty of transition from investment-led growth

China opens to Hong Kong-registered funds

Recognition scheme will allow direct sales to Chinese investors

Poland’s president warns of vote risk

Komorowski faces close re-election contest after opponent’s surge

China equities surge caps turbulent week

Chinese stocks hit 7-year high as Goldin and Hanergy stun HK market

Malaysia’s Iskandar faces property glut

Residential projects scaled back as prices slow

S&P claims record as rate concerns fade

Dollar weaker while Treasuries gain

Saudi Arabia foresees fossil fuel phase-out

Oil minister says kingdom will switch to renewables this century

Ukraine leader tells EU not to fear Russia

Summit marked by caution over integration with eastern neighbours

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HK market under scrutiny as Goldin falls

Loss of $36bn in market cap draws attention to market rules

Raiffeisen and Erste: battling

Austrian lenders face different challenges further east in Europe

Brazil jobless rate highest since 2011

Unemployment rising as companies bow to cost of lay-offs

Brazil and China reheat old news

While synergies between the two countries are self-evident, realising them has not been easy

Liberty’s Malone shifts tone on Vodafone

US cable pioneer hints publicly at a deal for UK telecoms group for the first time

Coal and solar executives clash on climate

Hayward rejects solar as power solution for countries such as India

Iran’s tech sector to display potential in Berlin

Meeting highlights opportunities once sanctions are lifted

Ghana cocoa woes spark reliability fears

Prices soar as chocolate sector counts cost of missed deliveries

Business travel from China falls 13%

Drop comes despite UK efforts to simplify visas

China aims for faster but stricter web

Online crackdown includes network investment of $180bn

Energy chief says EU coal and gas dying

‘We continue to build big power plants in emerging countries’

Petrobras probe looks to dig up corpse

Investigators want to test DNA of scandal’s suspected mastermind

Stocks and bonds choppy after Fed minutes

Dollar holds bulk of earlier gains

US South China Sea patrols ‘positive step’

Top Democrat backs Pentagon plans as tensions mount with Beijing

Saudi vies for Great Satan status in Iran

Persian-Arab enmity goes back centuries

US must reopen channels to Russia

If solutions are to be found the two sides must sit down and talk seriously, writes Fiona Hill

Renault targets India’s small-car market

French vehicle maker launches locally made Kwid hatchback to challenge Maruti-Suzuki and Hyundai

Philippine port gridlock drags on growth

Fixes seen as short-term as dated infrastructure fails to cope

Profile: Li Hejun, chairman of Hanergy

Speculation over founder’s AGM whereabouts is latest mystery to engulf him

Iran rules out inspectors at military sites

Ayatollah lays down red lines as talks resume

Russia weighs on EU’s eastern ambitions

Ukraine war and Crimea annexation force Brussels to go carefully


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