Qantas Airways Ltd. , Australia’s largest carrier, juggled aircraft to maintain schedules after a second engine flameout in as many days, as it continues safety checks of its grounded Airbus SAS A380 fleet.
SAP AG, Honda Motor Co. , and LG Electronics Inc. are asking their Bangkok-based employees to work at home or in temporary offices outside the city’s downtown, where anti-government protests have left at least 35 people dead.
The following is a list of companies whose shares may rise or fall in Australia. This preview includes news announced after markets closed July 2. All prices are from that day’s close unless otherwise stated.
Ash from renewed volcanic activity in Iceland extended across the northern U.K. and Ireland today, forcing the grounding of more than 300 flights at carriers including British Airways Plc and Continental Airlines Inc.
Toll Holdings Ltd., the largest Asia-Pacific logistics company, is able to spend A$1 billion ($925 million) on acquisitions to boost its global freight- forwarding operations, according to Macquarie Group Ltd.