S.Korean activist fund KCGI eyes stake in Asiana Airlines

SEOUL, Aug 19 (Reuters) – South Korea’s activist fund KCGI, the No.2 shareholder in the parent company of Korean Air Lines , is interested in buying rival carrier Asiana... Read more »

Iranian tanker at center of standoff with West leaves Gibraltar, shipping data shows

GIBRALTAR (Reuters) – The Iranian tanker caught in a standoff between Tehran and the West left Gibraltar on Sunday night, shipping data showed, hours after the British territory rejected... Read more »

Hong Kong braces for mass anti-government rally

HONG KONG, Aug 18 (Reuters) – Hong Kong braced for a major anti-government rally planned for Sunday after an unusually calm Saturday night in what has been a summer... Read more »

Myanmar insurgents attack elite military college, other targets; 15 killed

YANGON (Reuters) – Myanmar insurgents killed at least 15 people on Thursday, most of them members of the security forces, in attacks on an elite military college and other... Read more »

UPDATE 1-Chile’s LATAM Airlines posts $63M loss, dragged by Argentina recession

(Adds details from earnings report) Aug 13 (Reuters) – Chile’s LATAM Airlines Group, South America’s largest airline, posted a narrower loss of $63 million in the second quarter, boosted... Read more »

TUI says robust business outweighs 737 MAX grounding, upholds outlook

FILE PHOTO: The TUI logo is displayed on a computer screen in London, Britain, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah McKay FRANKFURT (Reuters) – European travel and tourism operator TUI (TUIGn.DE)... Read more »

PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news – Aug 12

Aug 12 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their... Read more »

Hong Kong braces for fresh protests as marchers set to defy police ban

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong protesters readied to take to the streets again on Sunday, defying a police ban on marches in the Chinese-controlled territory and continuing a... Read more »

Watchdog demands answers as power cut causes chaos across Britain

LONDON, Aug 10 (Reuters) – Energy regulators on Saturday demanded an urgent report from the operator of Britain’s electricity grid into what caused a power cut that led to... Read more »

PRESS DIGEST- British Business – Aug 6

Aug 6 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their... Read more »