One Alliance Insurance, the South African company that just sold Angola’s largest closely-held insurer by revenue, plans to start a re-insurance arm focused on the continent, Chief Executive Officer Robert Lewis said.
Trafigura Beheer BV and Total SA withdrew bids for North Sea Ekofisk grade. Iraq plans to cut Basrah Light crude shipments by 9.4 percent in December, a loading program obtained by Bloomberg News showed.
The process of making bronze bells hasn’t altered much in 1,000 years at the Pontifical Marinelli Foundry. What’s changing is where they chime, as Italy’s oldest family business looks abroad to dodge the economy at home.