The Russian government and Exxon Mobil have begun discussions over new oil and gas projects according to reports on Friday, potentially complicating future US sanctions against the Kremlin.
AIM-listed telecommunications and media investor Zegona Communications intend to make a partial tender offer in cash to acquire as much as 14. 9% of the outstanding shares in Spanish quadplay provider Euskaltel.
Amazon announced on Friday it would hire 1,000 new technology, research and other skilled workers by 2019 in the UK in a move designed to give the country “a leading role in global innovation”.
Ebay has agreed to buy UK-based classifieds site Motors. co. uk from Cox Automotive.
Paypal shares perked up overnight as it reported its third quarter results that impressed investors as the company signed up new customers and released new products.
Swedish car maker Volvo released quarterly results on Friday that impressed investors as its net profit rose by 38% compared to a year ago to notch the group's best ever third quarter.
Telia Lietuva issued its third quarter results for to 30 September on Friday, reporting a 6. 7% improvement in total revenue to €96. 4m (£84. 7m).
Kitron reported third quarter figures that showed continued growth and improved earnings per share on Friday, despite challenges on the component market.
Telit Communications chairman Paolo Dal Pino purchased 135,000 ordinary shares in the AIM-listed tech firm.
Spanish bank Santander is the latest bank to come under scrutiny from German prosecutors' probe into alleged tax evasion practices which may have cost the government around €10bn.
Tobacco giant Philip Morris turned in better-than-expected quarterly profits on Thursday, with the company's figures boosted by increased sales of its IQOS tobacco-heating device.
Swiss drug maker Novartis has agreed to buy US-based biopharmaceutical group Endocyte for $2. 1bn in cash.
Budget airline Cobalt has suspended operations after reportedly failing to reach an agreement with a potential investor.
US President Donald Trump has fired the latest salvo in his increasingly bitter trade war with China by announcing plans to pull out of the United Nation’s Universal Postal Union.
Google announced on Tuesday it will drop restrictions imposed on mobile phone makers to include its apps on Android devices following a fine from the European Union in June.
Royal Dutch Shell has reached an agreement to dispose of its Danish oil fields through the sale of wholly-owned subsidiary Shell Olie-og Gasudvinding Danmark (SOGU) for $1. 9bn.
International Business Machines issued its third-quarter results on Wednesday, announcing its best year-on-year gross margin performance in three years, which the board said reflected the higher value business it was attracting.
Europe’s leading car producers have warned of surging costs if the UK quits the European Union without a deal, as figures published Wednesday revealed new car registrations had crashed.
Netflix shares surged as much as 12% in after-hours trading following the release of its third-quarter earnings on Tuesday.
Audi has agreed to pay an €800m fine, closing a probe into Volkswagen’s diesel emissions scandal that has already cost the company around €27bn.