MADRID (AFP) - Spain's recession may end soon but the outlook is tough, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Wednesday, warning that the record unemployment rate is unacceptable and Madrid must go further in its economic reforms.
LE BOURGET, France (AFP) - Airbus head Fabrice Bregier promised on Wednesday that more orders for its next-generation A350 plane would come before the end of the day, after a multi-billion-dollar Air France deal for the aircraft.
LE BOURGET, France (AFP) - Boeing said on Wednesday that US plane leasing firm CIT had ordered 30 of its new, medium-haul 737 MAX aircraft in a deal worth US$3 billion (S$3,8 billion) at catalogue prices.
BEIJING (AFP) - Chinese conglomerate Wanda Group will invest nearly US$1.6 billion (S$2 billion) to acquire a British yacht maker and build London's tallest residential towers, state media reported on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - The International Monetary Fund will make its training sessions on financial policy and debt sustainability available online this year to government officials worldwide, allowing it to reach a bigger audience at lower cost, it said on Wednesday.