Spain's economy sank deeper into a spiral of price declines in August, compounding worries that countries on the periphery of the euro zone may be entering a period of deflation as they struggle to rebound from recession.
South Korea's Kia Motors has become one of the world's most successful auto brands some 16 years after it was rescued from bankruptcy by Hyundai. Now it faces a new challenge: overcoming competition from its savior.
French conglomerate Bougues SA has slightly lowered its forecast for full-year revenue amid a price war in France's telecom sector as the proceeds from asset sales gave its first-half net profit a lift.
Alibaba reported big growth in revenue from mobile devices, which may bolster its case next month when the Chinese e-commerce giant begins to pitch investors on its long-awaited initial public offering.
Vietnam Airlines plans to sell a stake in an initial public offering this year, a move seen as a test of the government's commitment to reforms and its ability to promote the Southeast Asian nation's economic growth story.