Aircraft maker Boeing has said technicians found hairline cracks in some of its Dreamliner planes currently under production. The company says it is confident that in-service aircraft are not affected.
Strong construction activity in January boosted German industrial output to the highest monthly level since 2011. The latest data suggest that a routine spring upswing in the economy has come earlier and is stronger.
China’s government has for the first time ignored a call for help by a company unable to pay interests on its debt. Beijing’s decision to allow Chaori Solar default is a sign of a stronger role granted to market forces.