Shares in struggling British shopping centre operator Intu Properties Plc jumped more than 20% on Monday after a report that private equity firm Orion Capital Managers was considering a buyout of the company.
Chinese microblogging website Weibo has taken down an Instagram-like app just days after its launch and apologised after accusations of plagiarism about the app's logo, a stumble in efforts to find new sources of growth.
On Wednesday September 4, the sixth edition of the LVMH Prize for emerging fashion designers was awarded in Paris to South African designer Thebe Magugu, while the Karl Lagerfeld Prize went to Hed Mayner from Israel
Confidence drained away from British businesses and consumers in August as the Brexit crisis deepened, according to surveys that suggested the political ructions were taking an increasing toll on the economy.
Three words: Brexit, Brexit and Brexit. That's dominating the thinking of UK consumers at present and new collections, the weather, sports events, festivals, back-to-school, and late holidays are taking a back seat.
It may come as something of a surprise given the rapid rise of click and collect as an online delivery method, but large numbers of parcels for pick-up are remaining uncollected in shops, a new report claims.