The Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al Thani Museum sits 14 miles west of Doha, the capital of Qatar. A desert fortress with stone turrets and arched wooden doors, the museum’s 15 halls hold more than 15,000 artifacts, including ancient Qurans, Yemeni daggers and vintage American cars.
MIG Inc. , the indirect owner of 47 percent of the leading telecommunications provider in the Republic of Georgia, reached a settlement with the creditors’ committee that resulted in the approval of a disclosure statement on Aug. 19.
Almatis BV, a producer of specialty alumina products, will have a fight on its hands if it tries to extinguish claims of second-lien and mezzanine lenders by giving them only small distributions in the prepackaged reorganization begun April 30 in New York.
Marriott International Inc. , the largest U.S. lodging chain, and other groups including Le Meridien and W Hotels , plan to open their first hotels in Taiwan as they compete to cater for rising numbers of Chinese tourists.
Iron Point Titan Ventures LLC , a real estate private-equity firm, bought defaulted debt tied to downtown Manhattan’s W Hotel as funds seek distressed opportunities, according to a person briefed on the transaction.