PORTO, Nov 28 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - After Bruno
Vargas and his wife had their first baby, they wanted a quieter
life. So, they left their home in Angola and returned to his
native region in Portugal's rural interior to set up an organic
Oil trader IMMS has taken
Lebanese bank BankMed to court in the U.S. state of New York,
accusing it of failing to return $1 billion of its deposits when
requested, according to court documents seen by Reuters.
Agricultural commodities giant
Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) has launched a cost-cutting and
reorganization drive in the face of difficulties confronting
global trading houses, according to an internal memo seen by
Reuters on Wednesday.
The Trump administration
assured U.S. banks on Wednesday that they can temporarily
process U.S. dollar transactions on a Dalian unit of China's
biggest shipping company COSCO that Washington had imposed
sanctions on over suspicions it transported oil from Iran.
Australian shares are set to open higher
on Thursday as upbeat economic data from the United States is
expected to allay concerns of slowing economic growth, while
prospects of a trade deal between China and Beijing will likely
U.S. economic growth picked up slightly...