Danone SA said Chief Executive Franck Riboud would step down from the job he has held for 18 years and be replaced by deputy Emmanuel Faber, as the company weighs strategic options to ensure its long-term growth.
Beijing is pressing unpopular changes to Hong Kong's election laws that some say threaten to undermine the pillars that have made the city a commercial success at the doorstep of the world's second-biggest economy.
The TV advertising market suffered a brutal spring and summer, as national marketers reduced their spending. Now, as the new fall season nears, media executives are betting that ad dollars will return. Ad executives aren't so sure.