Daimler’s third-quarter operating profit declined, as the cost of making diesel engine cars run cleaner and other special items outweighed record sales of Mercedes-Benz.
Singapore-listed commodity merchant Noble Group has requested an immediate halt to trading on Singapore Exchange (SGX), the company said.
Data fabrication at Kobe Steel Ltd continued at its aluminium and steel unit after an internal investigation discovered the misconduct, the Nikkei newspaper reported.
Singapore Airlines Ltd said it will finalize an order for 39 Boeing Co aircraft worth $13.8 billion at list prices.
Rosneft has agreed to take control of the main oil pipeline in Iraq’s Kurdistan, further boosting its role as the main international investor.