A lawyer for Huawei
Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou argued on Monday that
"double criminality" was at the center of a trial to decide
whether she can be extradited to the United States, a case that
has strained relations between Ottawa and Beijing.
Portuguese authorities said on
Monday they had started investigating media reports concerning
Angolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos, while a small bank said
it had decided to put an end to commercial relationships with
entities she controls.
Australian shares are likely to open
little changed on Tuesday with a rise in oil prices expected to
boost energy stocks.
BHP Group's fourth quarter production results is
also expected to impact market sentiment.