Samsung on Wednesday reported that its second quarter profits plunged on the back of lower memory chip prices, though overall figures were better than the guidance provided by the company earlier this month.
Apple topped Wall Street estimates on Tuesday as both revenues and profits beat expectations thanks to a "marked improvement" in China.
Citigroup is planning on slashing hundreds of jobs at its global markets division, said Bloomberg.
Paige Thompson - the alleged hacker who stole the personal details of about 106 million Capital One users across the US and Canada - was arrested overnight, after reportedly boasting about the breach online.
Generic pharmaceuticals maker Mylan shares shot up at the bell after posting a second-quarter revenue beat and agreeing to merge with Pfizer's off-patent unit.
Just Eat and Takeway. com have reached a preliminary agreement on the key terms for merging the two online food delivery giants.
A former Boeing engineer claimed that the production of the controversial model 737 Max was not adequately funded.
Vauxhall owner PSA said on Monday that it could move Astra production out of the Ellesmere Port factory in the UK if its profits are hurt by Brexit.
London Stock Exchange Group confirmed on Monday it was in talks to buy financial data and trading platform provider Refinitiv in a deal that could be valued at $27bn.
Madrid and London got a reprieve on Friday from the summer of 2019 heatwave that had blanketed most of Europe, with maximum temperatures falling to a relatively cool 31 and 24 degrees centigrade, respectively, but in Santander's boardroom just the opposite was probably true.
A California judge on Thursday slashed a $2bn jury verdict against Bayer to $86. 7m in the case of a couple who claimed the company's weed killer Roundup caused their cancer.
Car maker Nissan said it would cut 12,500 jobs worldwide as first quarter net profits were almost wiped out.
E-commerce giant Alibaba is reportedly considering a secondary listing in Hong Kong in response to the growing trade war between the US and China.
The US Department of Justice is opening an antitrust review into major technology firms such as Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google to control the reach of their power and complaints of unlawful detriment of competitors.
The two ride-hailing rivals Uber and Ola are among a "handful" of parties that are interested acquiring minicab firm Addison Lee Group, according to a Sky News report on Wednesday.
Aerospace giant Boeing reported a record second quarter loss of $2. 94bn as the effect of the 737 MAX jetliner groundings took hold.
Carmaker Nissan announced plans to cut more than 10,000 jobs globally on Wednesday, doubling the layoffs it previously announced in May.
The Federal Trade Commission will reportedly announce on Wednesday that Facebook has agreed to a $5bn settlement over allegations it mishandled user privacy.
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Apple is said to be in talks to buy Intel's modem chip division for approximately $1bn within the next week.