Oct 7 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Airbus said in a statement that talks to form a joint venture between the company and Canada's Bombardier's C-series jet programme are "no longer being pursued".
Apple has approved Been Choice, an app that lets iPhone users block advertisements in mobile apps for the first time. Other ad blocking apps have been successful in blocking ads only on webpages.
Royal Dutch Shell's Chief Executive Ben van Beurden said he sees "the first mixed signs" of recovery in oil prices if the oil producing cartel OPEC "get it right and find a new balance" to rebalance supply and demand.
The world economy will grow at its slowest pace since the global financial crisis of 2008, affecting China and other emerging economies, the International Monetary Fund has warned. (Compiled by Ankush Sharma in Bengaluru; Editing by Ken Wills)