LONDON, Sept 22 Two state-owned Chinese power grid companies are interested in buying Finland's second-biggest electricity distributor, Elenia Oy, in a deal that could be worth 3 billion euros ($3.6 billion), sources said on Friday.
KIEV, Sept 22 The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development will not renew a loan facility provided to Ukrainian state-run firm Naftogaz for gas purchases unless the company's reforms get back on track, the bank's regional director Francis Malige said on Friday.
TUNIS, Sept 22 Tunisia's navy rescued 78 migrants including two girls after their vessel en route to Europe took on water off the coast of Chebba and was stranded for three days, the defence ministry said on Friday.
SEOUL, Sept 22 South Korea's political tensions with North Korea and China are depressing ticket sales for the 2018 Winter Olympics in the South Korean city of Pyeongchang, leaving hundreds of thousands of tickets unsold, the organiser said on Friday.
TOKYO, Sept 22 A court in Japan on Friday ordered Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) to pay compensation to a group of former Fukushima residents, the second such ruling following the 2011 earthquake and nuclear disaster, Japanese media reported.
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