A new game that's gone viral in China hit people's screens with surprising speed at a time when giants such as NetEase have waited months for title approvals.
While Chinese companies churn out new electric cars, local insurance firms think they're more expensive to cover.
The British pound briefly plunged 4% to a record low against the dollar.
The Nasdaq Composite has dropped more than 5% in consecutive weeks, dampening enthusiasm around what had been a good start to the third quarter.
Stocks fell sharply and bond yields rose around the world in volatile trading Friday, as global markets braced for higher interest rates and recession.
The British government is set to announce sweeping tax cuts for businesses and the wealthy Friday in an overhaul of U.K. economic policy.