International on Friday named chief operating officer Chia Song
Hwee as its deputy chief executive and Rohit Sipahimalani,
currently the joint head of its investment group, as its chief
GEYSERVILLE, Calif., Nov 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) -
Firefighter Joe Stewart steered his pickup truck through the
redwood trees, pointing out charred remains of homes, barns and
hunting cabins amid the blackened tree trunks and ashen soil of
the latest wildfire.
Foreign investors stepped up buying in
Asian equities in October as risk sentiment improved on signs
that China and the United States were closer to an interim trade
deal, soothing concerns about a slowdown in the region.
French supermarket retailer Carrefour
is in talks to sell its Rue du Commerce online
shopping site to French e-commerce venture Shopinvest, as it
refocuses its online sales strategy on food rather than