Associated British Foods PLC (ABF.L)
31 Jul 2015
July 30 - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
* Miners boosted by stabilisation in China stock market (Adds closing prices)
LONDON, July 9 - Fast-growing budget fashion retailer Primark plans to open its first shop in Italy next year, expanding into its tenth European market, owner Associated British Foods said on Thursday.
LONDON, July 9 - Associated British Foods, owner of budget fashion retailer Primark and British Sugar, on Thursday maintained current year guidance after posting a small rise in year-to-date revenue.
* Associated British Foods gains on rating hike (Adds detail, updates closing prices)
LONDON, May 29 - European shares fell on Friday, setting them on course for a weekly loss, as investors were unnerved by conflicting signals from Greece's debt talks and data showing private loan growth in the euro zone stalled last month.
* Shares down 2.4 pct, top FTSE 100 index faller (Adds details, CEO, analyst comment, shares)
LONDON, April 21 - Associated British Foods met forecasts with a 2 percent fall in first-half profit as sales growth at its Primark discount fashion chain was offset by continued weakness in its sugar operation.
LONDON - Over 100 British company bosses publicly backed Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservative-led government on Wednesday and warned a change of course for Britain's $2.8 trillion economy under a Labour government would put the recovery at risk.
* Shares up 0.7 pct (Adds detail, FD, analyst comments, shares)