TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares sagged on Thursday after a retreat on Wall Street and falling crude oil prices rekindled investor anxiety over slowing global growth, while a mixed picture on Chinese manufacturing failed to impress markets.
Unilever (UNA), the maker of Surf and Rin laundry detergents, reported the slowest third-quarter revenue growth in five years amid a slowdown in emerging markets in Asia.
ZURICH Oct 23 (Reuters) - Swiss bank Credit Suisse said on Thursday it is cautiously optimistic on prospects for business through to the year-end after reporting third-quarter profit that beat expectations.
... * Q1 sales 2.037 billion euros, up 2 pct like-for-like. * Eyes 2014/15 underlying profit growth of 1-3 pct. * Eyes gradual improvement in FY sales in difficult climate (Adds detail, background).
It may be the cheapest transatlantic flight ever - �99 one way to Boston and Washington DC from London. WOW air (www.wowair.co.uk), a budget Icelandic airline, is making an introductory fare available to those booking a selected number of sale-price seats ...