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U.S. judge affirms Monsanto weed-killer verdict, slashes damages

A U.S. judge on Monday affirmed a verdict against Bayer AG unit Monsanto that found its glyphosate-based weed-killers responsible for a man’s terminal cancer, but said the $250 million (193 million pounds) punitive damages portion of the award had to be reduced.

TSB's online service suffers temporary outage

Online banking for British retail bank TSB suffered a temporary outage on Monday, sparking complaints from customers who took to social media to say that they were unable to log on.

Arm CEO pulls out of Saudi conference - source

British chip designer Arm Holdings Chief Executive Officer Simon Segars has pulled out of the Saudi Arabia investment conference this week, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday.

CEO of French utility EDF pulls out of Saudi conference

The chief executive of French state-owned utility EDF pulled out of this week's Saudi investment conference following an international outcry over Riyadh's admission of the death Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul.

Netflix adds to growing debt pile with $2 billion bond issue

Netflix Inc announced on Monday it will tap debt markets for a second time this year, aiming to raise another $2 billion (£1.5 billion) as the streaming video pioneer invests heavily in production of original shows and content acquisition to fend off intensifying competition.

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