PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - May 23
May 23 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
JOHANNESBURG, March 19 South African airline Comair Ltd said on Wednesday it has ordered eight 737 MAX 8 aircraft from Boeing CO for $830 million.
The order makes Comair, which operates the kulula.com budget airline, the first African airline to order the new aircraft. (Reporting by Helen Nyambura-Mwaura; Writing by David Dolan; Editing by Pascal Fletcher)
May 23 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Tuesday. - - - - - GLOBAL MARKETS Sterling extended losses on Tuesday after a suspected terrorist attack killed at least 19 people and wounded 50 at a pop concert in the English city of Manchester, while the euro held gains made after German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the currency was "too weak". WORLD OIL P