As the COVID-19 pandemic
wipes out jobs and empties offices across the world, companies
in Central Europe that provide remote, lower-cost services for
multinationals are emerging as winners in the new business
Swiss-Irish baked goods company
Aryzta AG should make changes to help boost its share
price, activist investors Veraison and Cobas Asset Management
said on Wednesday, as they announced a tie-up that encompasses
17.3% of shares.
Shares in China fell on
Wednesday as a jump in new coronavirus cases at home and
elsewhere fed fears of a second wave of infections, with a
Chinese city imposing fresh travel restrictions to contain a new
** At the midday break, the Shanghai Composite index was
down 0.18% at...