The euro weakened with European equity-index futures as Greece seeks a compromise on financial aid. Chinese stocks in Hong Kong surged toward a seven-year high, tracking gains in mainland shares, as the yen touched an almost eight-year low.
DUBLIN - Europe's leading budget airline Ryanair has beaten forecasts again, reporting full-year net profits of 867 million euros ($949 million), 66 percent higher than the year before.
Hong Kong (CNNMoney) - Malaysia Airlines is nearly finished with its tough restructuring plan -- which will include cutting about one-third of its workforce - in its effort to recover after two plane tragedies last year.
SEOUL—Samsung Group has taken another step toward new leadership with plans for a merger that will put the chairman's son in a stronger position in the conglomerate.
When the price of Brent crude more than halved in the second half of last year, many predicted 2015 would be a boom time for consumers.