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Pulp friction: Paper Excellence, Brazil's J&F joust over scuppered deal

SAO PAULO, Sept 21 Netherlands-based Paper Excellence will argue in arbitration over its attempted takeover of Brazil's Eldorado Brasil Celulose SA that surging pulp prices played a big part in Eldorado's owners canceling the deal, according to documents seen by Reuters and two people with knowledge of the matter.

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UPDATE 1-Sterling slide cements FTSE 100 rally while Just Eat wilts

* Just Eat tumbles on report Uber in talks to buy Deliveroo (Updates prices, adds details, quotes)

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As sand mining grows, Asia’s deltas are sinking, water experts warn

STOCKHOLM, Sept 21 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Sand mining from rivers is depriving many low-lying Asian deltas of the sediment they need to maintain themselves, raising the risk of worsening land loss to sea level rise, researchers say.

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Amorim, Vangard bid for Portugal's fashionable Comporta estate

LISBON, Sept 21 One of Portugal's wealthiest people, Paula Amorim, and Vangard Properties have presented a joint bid for part of the oceanside Comporta estate, the country's largest privately-owned property.

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Chad names fourth finance minister in a year

N'DJAMENA, Sept 21 Chadian President Idriss Deby has sacked his finance minister and replaced him with another ministry official, a government decree showed, the third change to the post since December.

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