Volkswagen AG, Europe’s largest carmaker, faces increasing opposition to its 6.7 billion-euro ($9.3 billion) bid for the rest of heavy-truck maker Scania AB after the third-biggest shareholder rejected the offer.
Democratic Republic of Congo’s state mining company Gecamines plans to boost copper output 46 percent this year even as it’s still seeking funding for new projects, Chief Executive Officer Ahmed Kalej Nkand said.
Saab AB, the maker of the Gripen fighter jet, said it’s in talks to buy a marine defense unit from ThyssenKrupp AG, which would put the submarine and warship production into the hands of a Swedish company.
SKF AB, the world’s largest maker of ball bearings, climbed the most in more than three months after Dagens Industri reported the company continues to see rising demand in North America and improvements in Europe.
Schibsted ASA , Modern Times Group AB and Bonnier AB may be interested in buying the Scandinavian parts of SBS Broadcasting Networks, Dagens Industri reported, without saying where it got the information.
Sanna Andersson was looking for new digs. The 23-square-meter (248-square-foot) studio apartment that she shared with her boyfriend in Soedermalm -- the central Stockholm district best known outside of Sweden as the backdrop for Stieg Larsson thrillers -- had grown too cramped.