(Repeats story moved on July 13 with no changes). By Karen Freifeld and Aruna Viswanatha. NEW YORK, July 13 (Reuters) - Citigroup agreed to pay $7 billion to resolve a U.S.
HONG KONG: Hong Kong shares rose on Monday with China's three state-owned wireless carriers leading gains, while mainland markets were also stronger as auto stocks extended their advance on new policy support.
The dollar was a tad higher against the yen on Monday in Asia, with investors sitting on the sidelines ahead of key events such as Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen's congressional testimony on monetary policy and the economy.
Shire has opened the door to a takeover by US pharmaceuticals rival AbbVie after saying it would be willing to recommend a �31bn proposal received at the weekend.
The purchase of Russell Stover will make Lindt the third-largest chcocolate maker in North America. TK. ZURICH� Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Spruengli AG LISP.