Automated guided vehicles transport shipping containers at the port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. Survey data showed Tuesday that eurozone manufacturing activity slowed in August.
A man looks at the Flipkart website at his home in Bhopal, India, in July. European Pressphoto Agency. India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi provides the fuel.
Brent rose from a one-week low after a Chinese manufacturing gauge beat forecasts, signaling increased demand from the world's second-biggest oil consumer.
Diplomatic staff based in New York City have racked up $16 million in unpaid parking tickets, according to municipal data obtained by the Wall Street Journal.
Philips, the 123-year-old Dutch electronics company which invented the compact disc, has announced plans to split into two in a radical "transformation" of the business.