Wildlife Works Carbon LLC, a U.S.- based business selling carbon credits in the voluntary market generated by forest conservation, plans to expand fivefold the biodiversity-rich areas it protects in Kenya.
Barclays Plc, the U.K.’s second- biggest bank by assets, is planning to sell the first Samurai bond by a British issuer in three years.
Amaya Gaming Group Inc. surged to a record after agreeing to acquire PokerStars for $4.9 billion, in a deal that creates the largest publicly held online gambling company in the world.
Mumbai’s metro rail, delayed since 2011 and heading for a dispute with the government over fares, began service yesterday with thousands crowding the station to witness Hindu priests offer blessings.
Barclays Plc’s Kenyan unit said full- year profit declined 13 percent after bad-debt provisions surged and the east African nation’s fourth-biggest lender incurred reorganization costs.
The Ghana Stock Exchange Composite Index snapped the longest losing streak since the seven days through July 15, increasing 0.2 percent to 1,145.55 by the 3 p.m. close in Accra.
Barclays Plc’s Mozambique unit got a 268.2 million-rand capital injection from its shareholders, most of which it will use to fund a new computer-services system.
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