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Caroline Blumberg | Bloomberg via Getty Images Ségolène Royal, France’s minister of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy Ferrero defended itself in a press statement released on Tuesday. “Ferrero sources approximately 170,000 metric tons of palm oil, out of a worldwide...

ChinaFotoPress | Getty Images Investors observe stock market at a stock exchange corporation on April 7, 2015 in Huaibei, Anhui province of China. ...

The owner of US stores chain Sak’s Fifth Avenue, Hudson’s Bay, is buying Germany’s biggest department store chain, Kaufhof, for €2.8bn...

Kim Jong Hyun | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images A hospital worker wears a mask as a precaution against the MERS virus at Seoul National University...

Shares in some of Greece’s biggest banks have fallen sharply on the Athens Stock Exchange, following a fresh blow to the country’s debt...

Simon Dawson | Bloomberg | Getty Images An apprentice inspects a section of cut metal at Alstom SA’s welding training facility in Stafford,...

Paul Thomas | Bloomberg | Getty Images A Royal Mail Group postal worker on his delivery round in Manchester, U.K. Having sold in 2013 at 330...

Lam Yik Fei I Bloomberg via Getty Images Pedestrians walk past a signage for HSBC Holdings Plc displayed outside a bank branch in the Central...

HSBC, Europe’s biggest bank, is planning to cut 8,000 jobs in the UK as it tries to reduce costs and simplify its business. The bank has 48,000...

Attila Kisbenedek | AFP | Getty Images Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Hungarian Minister of External Economy and Foreign Affairs Peter Szijjarto...