The latest stories from the Business section of the BBC News web site.
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Charity in a mansion from Singapore's rare philanthropists
More than a billion Indians don't use the internet - and addressing that was the focus of a summit in Delhi where Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg was the star attraction.
Chancellor did not put undue pressure on Lloyds
A Lufthansa pilots' strike hitting both short and long-haul services has affected the plans of 200,000 travellers.
IBM is paying $1.5bn to offload its loss-making chip manufacturing division to Abu Dhabi owned GlobalFoundries as it announces a 17% profits fall.
Shares in sportswear giant Adidas jump 6% after a report says that a group of investors is considering a bid for the company's Reebok brand.
The Russian rouble weakens further against the dollar after Moody's downgrades its credit rating, blaming the economic damage caused by sanctions.
Asian shares bounce back after Wall Street's rally on Friday, with Japan's Nikkei index recording its biggest daily rise since June 2013.
Gaming fans pack the League's championship final in Seoul
Australia's government hopes to raise as much as $5.5bn Australian dollars ($4.8bn; £3bn) by selling shares in health insurer Medibank Private.
How Mauritius' sugar cane is proving flexible
How Mark Pearson, the boss of discount offers website My Voucher Codes, set up the business and became a self-made multi-millionaire.
Why being brilliant is not enough at work
The UK economy will grow by 2.4% next year, well below the 3.1% growth expected this year, forecasting group EY Item Club says.
The German government must increase investment to improve competitiveness, says finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble.
The element that heats the Earth and gets everyone arguing
Police and protesters clash in a battle for territory in the Hong Kong district of Mong Kok, as both sides confirm talks will take place on Tuesday.
Interest rates should remain low to avoid long-term economic stagnation, says the chief economist at the Bank of England.
US shares open sharply higher in Friday trading in a partial recovery from the week's losses.
Global stock markets stage a partial recovery after a week of precipitous falls and volatility.