TOKYO (AP) - Asian shares were mostly lower Monday as investors awaited the release of a preliminary manufacturing survey from China this week that might show renewed weakness in the world's second-largest economy.
CHICAGO - About 3,000 decision makers in the aviation and tourism sectors have gathered in Chicago for a global conference starting Sunday to forge connections and develop new airline routes.
German engineering giant Siemens AG DE, -0.61% is slated to announce as soon as Monday a multibillion-dollar deal to acquire U.S. oil-equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group Inc. DRC, +9.42% a person familiar with the matter said Sunday.
FRANKFURT--Germany's central-bank chief Jens Weidmann criticized the European Central Bank's new measures to stimulate Europe's weak economy and boost inflation, according to a media report on Sunday.
To get a glimpse of how Oracle Corp. (ORCL:US) will work under new chief executive officers Safra Catz and Mark Hurd, look at how the duo approached the company's OpenWorld conference last year.