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French bid would create $72bn shopping mall group

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 07:42:48 GMT

Unibail-Rodamco’s $25bn deal for Australia’s Westfield to forge 104-property company



Tencent to take 5% stake in Yonghui Superstores

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 03:37:41 GMT




Beijing makes example of A-lister after failed takeover

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:00:24 GMT

Film star who socialised with Jack Ma caught up in campaign to bring market into line









Investec and pension fund suffer from Steinhoff scandal

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:23:59 GMT

Home retailer postpones creditor meeting after shares plunge 80%



Lactalis recalls baby milk after salmonella contamination

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:58:04 GMT

French dairy group’s products have been banned by government



Invest in workers, not tax cuts, to boost US productivity

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 19:09:13 GMT

Too often labour has been viewed as a balance sheet cost rather than as an asset



Eataly plans IPO in Milan after US expansion

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 12:46:23 GMT

Italian emporium aims to open a store in every capital for its luxury food experiences



Essilor-Luxottica to appoint new chief after merger

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 12:00:27 GMT

Hubert Sagnières says plan is backed by Luxottica founder Leonardo Del Vecchio



Apollo partners with ADM in new bid for Unilever spreads unit

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 23:37:18 GMT

Rivals to KKR and CVC tap turnround executive for $7bn auction



Gunmaker shares slide as ‘fear-based buying’ recedes

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:29:51 GMT

Smith & Wesson owner says Americans no longer expect gun control legislation



Steinhoff scandal tests Christo Wiese’s sangfroid

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:13:11 GMT

South African retail magnate faces challenge over conglomerate that he helped build



Steinhoff chief apologised for ‘some big mistakes’ as he quit

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:08:48 GMT

Retail group downgraded as auditors come under pressure over ‘accounting irregularities’



Premier League plans primetime Saturday night kick-off

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:25:41 GMT

Full rounds also to be broadcast for the first time allowing fans to choose matches



Steinhoff slide resumes after downgrade

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 08:12:33 GMT




Manchester City and the ‘Disneyfication’ of football

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 05:01:45 GMT

Team’s owners are developing a global network of clubs that could transform the sport 



Bob Parsons’ drive to take golf upmarket looks to be paying off

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 05:00:25 GMT

PXG’s high-end focus helps to lift sport out of a bunker






Steinhoff fights to survive amid questions over assets and debt

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 19:15:01 GMT

More than $10bn wiped out following discovery of ‘accounting irregularities’



GVC looks to clear final Ladbrokes Coral hurdles

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:29:27 GMT

Online group prepared to pay up to £3.9bn to win UK bookmaker



Dollar General: buck stops here

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:58:57 GMT

Market value of the no-frills chain is treble that of Macy’s



Steinhoff woes hit big banks, investment funds and ECB

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:15:13 GMT

South African retailer’s shares dive 79% since ‘accounting irregularities’ disclosure