Herbalife gets license to sell in more parts of China
(Reuters) - Herbalife Ltd (HLF.N) said on Thursday that China has granted it a license to conduct its direct-selling business in Yunnan province.
Shares of the company, which has been in the crosshairs of a battle between hedge fund titans William Ackman and Carl Icahn, were up 2 percent at $66.35 in premarket trade.
(Reporting by Martinne Geller in New York; Editing by Gerald E. McCormick)
BEIJING/HONG KONG - China reiterated its opposition on Thursday to a European Union plan to limit airline carbon dioxide emissions and called for talks to resolve the issue a day after its major airlines refused to pay any carbon costs under the new law.