candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday proposed a major rewrite of
U.S. laws governing lobbying that she said was aimed at
restricting corporate influence and rooting out "corruption in
Britain has no intention of
seeking an extension to the transition period after it leaves
the European Union if a divorce deal is struck with the bloc,
Prime Minister Boris Johnson's spokesman said on Monday.
Talks to sell Metro's
loss-making Real hypermarket chain to real estate investor Redos
could take longer than expected after other parties showed
interest in the properties, the German wholesaler said.
Indonesian shares slumped nearly 2% on
Monday, dragged by tobacco stocks after the government announced
a steep price hike, while most other Southeast Asian markets
traded in a thin range as weak China data and a surge in oil
prices stoked slowdown worries.
The Indonesian government...