Slaughter & May and Latham & Watkins LLP advised Thomas Cook Group Plc, the 172-year-old tour operator that required an emergency loan 18 months ago, on plans to raise 1.6 billion pounds ($2.4 billion) to restructure its borrowings as it cuts jobs and closes stores to pare costs.
BSG Resources Ltd., a mining company controlled by Israel’s richest man, is prepared to use the law including international arbitration to prevent Guinea stripping it of one of the world’s most valuable iron-ore deposits.
A corruption probe into how a group run by Israel’s richest person secured rights to a Guinea iron ore project is set to spark interest from rival companies looking to swoop on one of the world’s most valuable deposits.
In 1972, President Richard Nixon cruised to re-election. “The Waltons” premiered on CBS. And Sumner Redstone, who wasn’t yet a global media mogul, made a taxable gift to his children and failed to file a return.
Guinea arrested two executives of BSG Resources Ltd., the mining company controlled by Israel’s richest person Beny Steinmetz, as a U.S. investigation into how it won rights to a “lucrative” iron-ore deposit widened.