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Two of music's top-selling stars have come together, however briefly, as Drake put out a new song featuring Beyonce. A similar version of the song had recently leaked on the Internet but it started airing officially over the weekend on Beats One, Apple's online radio station where Drake is a major player. The song immediately fueled speculation on social media that "Can I?" would be part of Drake's eagerly anticipated next album, whose release date has not been set.
Twelve Pacific Rim countries on Monday reached the most ambitious trade pact in a generation, aiming to liberalize commerce in 40 percent of the world's economy in a deal that faces skepticism from U.S. lawmakers. The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) pact struck in Atlanta after marathon talks could reshape industries, change the cost of products from cheese to cancer treatments and have repercussions for drug companies and automakers. New Zealand's demand for greater access for its dairy exports was only settled at 5 a.m. EDT on Monday.
Prime Minister David Cameron must hold a planned referendum on Britain's European Union membership as soon as possible or risk "accidental Brexit", the head of the Institute for Directors, a business lobby group, will say on Tuesday. Cameron has promised to reform Britain's EU ties, then hold a referendum on whether to remain a member, by the end of 2017. "Britain voting to leave the European Union is at least a 50-50 possibility," IoD Director General Simon Walker will tell an audience of 2,000 business leaders in London on Tuesday, according to extracts released in advance.