Subscribers: Japan Market Items Not Available Due to Holiday

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 15, 2014

Items about Japan's markets that are usually published on a regular schedule won't be published Monday due to a public holiday. The items will resume Tuesday. (END) Dow Jones Newswires September 14, 2014 22:52 ET (02:52 GMT) Copyright (c) 2014 ...

European Shares Slump as China Industrial Data Disappoints

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 15, 2014

By Josie Cox European shares slumped Monday, burdened by Chinese industrial production growth slowing to a level last seen during the thick of the global financial crisis almost six years ago. The Stoxx Europe 600 fell 0.4% in early trade ...

RBI's Raghuram Rajan: India's Economic Recovery Still Uneven

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 15, 2014

By Gabriele Parussini MUMBAI--India's economy is on the way to recovery but the road ahead may be bumpy, Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan said Monday. Mr. Rajan said strong export data and accelerating car sale growth suggest the ...

Fed Chief Yellen Seeks Interest-Rate Consensus -2-

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 15, 2014

Ms. Yellen's long-standing reputation as an easy-money advocate could become a problem if investors doubted her willingness to move to combat a budding inflation problem or a possible financial bubble. Some officials who have worked with her say that reputation ...

Danaher Buys Nobel Biocare in $2.1 Billion Cash Deal

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 15, 2014

By Neil MacLucas ZURICH--U.S. healthcare group Danaher Corp. (DHR) said Monday it will acquire Swiss dental-implant maker Nobel Biocare Holding AG (NOBN.EB) in a cash deal worth about $2.1 billion, to strengthen its position in the dental market. Danaher said ...

Fed Chief Yellen Seeks Interest-Rate Consensus

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 15, 2014

By Jon Hilsenrath As vice chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen was an unabashed advocate of easy money who pressed colleagues to embrace her view. As chairwoman she has taken a much different approach, becoming a restrained consensus seeker ...

TUI Travel, TUI AG Agree Merger Terms

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 15, 2014

LONDON--Travel firms TUI Travel PLC (TT.LN) TUI AG (TUI1.XE) said Monday they have agreed the terms of their all-share merger, originally announced in June, creating a firm worth 6.5 billion euros ($8.41 billion). Under the deal, TUI Travel shareholders--other than ...

India's Wholesale Inflation Rate Eases to Near Five-Year Low in August

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 15, 2014

By Anant Vijay Kala NEW DELHI--India's wholesale inflation rate in August slowed to the lowest level in about five years as weak domestic demand coupled with easing global commodity prices helped cool price pressures. The wholesale price index rose 3.74% ...

Euro-Zone Trade Surplus Widened In July

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 15, 2014

By Paul Hannon The euro zone's trade surplus with the world widened in July, but seasonally adjusted figures pointed to a worrying decline in exports. The European Union's statistics office, Eurostat, said the trade surplus widened to 21.2 billion euros ...

India August Inflation -- Table of Data

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 15, 2014

The following is the composition of India's wholesale price index for August: Sector Weight Rise Rise Rise On Year On Month This FY Manufactured Products 64.97% 3.45% 0.26% 1.04% Primary Articles 20.12% 3.89% 1.99% 9.31% (Food, Nonfood, Minerals) Fuel, Power, ...

Asian Shares Fall on China Data -- Update

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 15, 2014

By Chao Deng Fresh fears of sluggish growth in China hit Asian stock markets Monday, adding to a lengthy list of worries for investors that include the possibility of higher U.S. interest rates and signs that Europe is slowing. Markets ...

Fiji Heads to Polls, But Will Democracy Be the Victor?

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 14, 2014

By Lucy Craymer SUVA, Fiji--Fiji's election won't just determine who will rule the picturesque cluster of islands in the South Pacific, but also whether a promise to return to democracy will be fulfilled. About 600,000 Fijians are set to head ...

China Life to Pay CNY10 Billion for 2.8% Stake in Sinopec Unit

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 14, 2014

By Wayne Ma China Life Insurance said in a statement Sunday it entered into an agreement to buy a 2.8% stake in the marketing unit of China's largest oil refiner for 10 billion yuan ($1.63 billion). The announcement comes after ...

Moscovici Vows to Objectively Examine France's Budget Deficit

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 14, 2014

By Ruth Bender PARIS--The European Union's incoming commissioner for economic and financial affairs, Pierre Moscovici, said Sunday he would "objectively" examine France's missed budget deficit target, which he referred to as a "serious problem." France last week warned it would ...

Ukraine President Poroshenko Faces Backlash Over EU Trade Deal Delay

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 14, 2014

By James Marson And Paul Sonne KIEV, Ukraine--Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko faces rising criticism for his decision to delay implementation of part of a European Union deal to avoid threatened Russian retaliation. A senior diplomat resigned in protest over the ...

Russia Predicts Revenue Shortfall Through 2017

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 14, 2014

By Andrey Ostroukh MOSCOW--Russia's flagging economic growth together with stubbornly high inflation are set to eat into a part of budget revenue, the country's finance minister said Sunday, Russian news agencies reported. Ambitious plans to see Russia's economy growing by ...

Mercedes-Benz to Equip Car Models With Plug-In Hybrids - Report

TODAY: Sept. 15, 2014 PUB DATE: Sept. 13, 2014

Daimler AG's (DAI.XE) Mercedes-Benz unit plans to equip 10 car models with plug-in hybrid engines by 2017, Mercedes management board member for development, Thomas Weber, tells weekly magazine Automobilwoche. Mercedes will start with the S500 model and expects to produce ...