Magistrates in Paris have accepted a case of inciting racial hatred against Bob Dylan, writer of some of the most moving anti-racist songs in music history, such as "Hurricane" and "The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll."
Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank International AG, a nationalized Austrian lender, said it will drop below legal capital requirements by the end of November and has started talks to get new funds from the government.
Brazil is stepping up efforts to improve mobile-communication services, the biggest source of consumer complaints, by letting users go online to cancel service and by making billing easier to understand.
Croatia will begin the sale of a minority stake in national flag-carrier Croatia Airlines d.d. in a process that favors bringing in a strategic partner over price, Transport Minister Sinisa Hajdas Doncic said.