BRUSSELS/LONDON - The world's two biggest brewers agreed on Tuesday to create a company making almost a third of the world's beer after SABMiller accepted an offer worth more than $100 billion from larger rival Anheuser-Busch InBev .
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NEW YORK/LONDON - British bank Barclays PLC is close to naming former JPMorgan Chase banker Jes Staley as chief executive, signaling a renewed focus on an investment banking division that has been pared back over the past three years.
LONDON - Oil prices slipped on Tuesday after the International Energy Agency (IEA) forecast a global supply glut would last through 2016 as demand growth slows and key OPEC producers maintain near-record output.
BERLIN - Volkswagen will cut investment at its biggest division by 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) a year and speed up cost cutting, the carmaker said on Tuesday, as it strives to cope with fallout from its cheating of diesel emissions tests.
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