PSA Peugeot Citroen is reviewing whether to back away from parts of a broader alliance with General Motors Co., a move that could open the door to a deeper partnership with Dongfeng Motor Corp. in China.
Vineyards are spreading in regions including China and northern Europe as rising global temperatures permit grapes to ripen in more marginal areas and demand spreads to new markets, wine author Jancis Robinson said.
Germany’s 10-year bond yields were in their narrowest range this year as investors refrained from taking positions while U.S. lawmakers struggled to end a 16-day partial government shutdown and avert a default.
Germany’s government bonds fell, pushing 10-year yields to the highest level in three weeks, as speculation that U.S. lawmakers will reach agreement on raising the nation’s debt limit damped demand for the safest assets.
U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron underscored the dangers stemming from the first partial U.S. government shutdown in 17 years as Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel told allies the U.S. would fulfill its overseas duties.