South Africa's Tiger
Brands has closed its meat processing factory in the
capital Pretoria after detecting the presence of listeria, it
said on Monday. The bacteria has killed 180 people in 14 months
in the worst global listeria outbreak.
Scottish Conservative leader
Ruth Davidson said on Monday she would not support a Brexit deal
that failed to deliver full control over fish stocks and vessel
access, a key issue for voters in Scottish parliamentary seats
held by Britain's ruling party.
Several large U.S. retail
companies, including Wal-Mart Inc, Target Corp,
Best Buy Co Inc and Macy's Inc, on Monday sent
President Donald Trump a letter urging him not to impose massive
tariffs on goods imported from China.
Several large retail
companies, including Wal-Mart, Target, Best Buy
and Macy's, are making a direct appeal to
President Donald Trump not to impose massive tariffs on goods
imported from China, in a letter sent to the White House on
British drinks wholesaler
Conviviality, which last week revealed it had neglected
to allow for a 30 million pounds ($42 million) tax bill in its
cash flow forecast, said on Monday its chief executive was
The firm, Britain's largest franchised off-licence and
convenience chain, said Diana Hunter would step down from the
board with immediate effect but remain with the company "for a
period of time" to help with a transition that will see
The Philippines took a step on
Monday towards making divorce legal with the lower house of
Congress passing a law allowing people to dissolve marriages,
despite opposition from the president and bishops in the mainly
Roman Catholic country.