UPDATE 1-Elevator maker Kone sees tough competition in China for 2017
* Finnish elevator maker Kone said on its capital markets day on Wednesday that business in key market China would remain challenging next year
WARSAW, Sept 7 Poland's central bank on Wednesday kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at a record low of 1.50 percent, in line with the expectations of analysts polled by Reuters.
The central bank, which ended an easing cycle in March last year, also kept its lombard rate flat at 2.50 percent, the deposit rate at 0.50 percent and the rediscount rate at 1.75 percent.
The bank's rate-setting Monetary Policy Council will hold a news conference at 1400 GMT. (Reporting by Pawel Florkiewicz; Writing by Marcin Goclowski; Editing by Agnieszka Barteczko)
FRANKFURT, Sept 28 Europe's biggest software maker SAP has earmarked 2 billion euros ($2.2 bln) for investments in products that help companies to connect everything from washing machines to cars to the Internet.
BRUSSELS, Sept 28 Anheuser-Busch InBev said on Wednesday that it would retain its existing name after a planned $100-billion-plus takeover of rival SABMiller.