Polish gas company
PGNiG is set to receive a spot cargo of U.S. liquefied
natural gas (LNG) on Thursday as part of plans to reduce its
reliance on Russian imports and to become a bigger player in the
Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 1 point higher at 6,881 on
Thursday, according to financial bookmakers.
* SAINSBURY: Sainsbury's and Asda, the British supermarket groups
that want to combine their businesses, will challenge a refusal by the regulator
probing their 7.3 billion pound deal to give them longer to respond to the
* VODAFONE: Australia's competition regulator on Thursday expressed
preliminary competition concerns about the proposed merger between TPG T
A growing percentage of Americans see climate change as an “imminent” threat driven mainly by human activity, and more than two-thirds want Washington to work with other nations to combat it, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Thursday.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Thursday he expects the White House to approve a second tranche of aid payments to farmers hurt by ongoing trade disputes, despite new Chinese purchases of soybeans.