International articles

France’s Safran in bid for Zodiac Aerospace

French aerospace giant Safran on Thursday launched a friendly takeover bid for Zodiac Aerospace in a merger which would create the world’s second largest supplier of aircraft equipment.

Thai Airways to probe Rolls-Royce corruption

Thailand’s flagship airline on Thursday said it had launched a probe into revelations that Rolls-Royce paid millions of dollars in bribes to win contracts, including to airline employees and government officials.

ECB enters 2017 in battle to hold steady course

The European Central Bank will not deviate from its ultra-loose monetary policy at its first 2017 meeting Thursday, analysts predicted, in the face of calls to tighten from critics alarmed by rising inflation.

Deadly quake nightmare returns to haunt Italy

Italy was hit by four earthquakes in four hours, killing one and bringing terror to snowbound mountain areas still recovering from last year’s series of deadly tremors.

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