China National Chemical Corp.’s potential merger with another state-owned enterprise isn’t likely to derail the company’s $43 billion takeover of Swiss seed and pesticide maker Syngenta AG, according to analysts and traders.
Talks between the United States and China over trade ended Friday without resolution and no scheduled future meetings, as President Donald Trump increased tariffs on Chinese products. Read MoreRead More »
Portugal’s Pego do Altar reservoir looks like disused quarry now, its bare, exposed slopes rising up steeply on each side and shimmering in the sun as it holds barely 11 percent of the water it was designed for. Read moreRead More »