(Repeats for wider distribution.) * Mondelez-Hershey merger would be world's largest cocoa consumer. * Barry Callebaut is key supplier of cocoa, chocolate products to both.
LONDON/SYDNEY Factories across Europe enjoyed a buoyant month in June but that growth could be under threat after Britons voted to leave the European Union last week, surveys conducted almost entirely before the historic referendum showed.
The confluence of rock-bottom gasoline prices and the Fourth of July falling on a Monday is set to turn this Independence Day holiday into a traveling bonanza.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. is opening three branches in India, expanding in the world's second-most populous nation even as global competitors pull back.
The U.K. government signaled it is no longer seeking to deliver a budget surplus by 2020 as policy makers assess the economic damage caused by last week's shock referendum result.