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HNA's commodity and logistics unit won't chase U.S. M&A deals in 2018 - executive

HONG KONG, Jan 16 HNA Group's commodity trading and logistics unit, which last month bought a big stake in Glencore's oil storage business, will not chase U.S. deals in 2018 partly due to Washington's increased scrutiny of Chinese investments, a senior executive of the unit said.

10:50am GMT

Britain's FTSE 100 rises, shakes off weaker commodity stocks

LONDON, Jan 16 The UK's top share index edged higher on Tuesday thanks to a fall in sterling, though weaker commodity stocks kept gains in check.

10:11am GMT

McDonald's sets recycling goals for packaging, restaurants

Jan 16 McDonald's Corp said on Tuesday it is responding to customers' No. 1 request by setting goals for switching to environmentally friendly packaging materials and offering recycling in all of its restaurants.

9:00am GMT

UK supermarket Iceland targets plastic-free own label ranges by 2023

LONDON, Jan 16 British supermarket Iceland plans to eliminate plastic packaging from all of its own brand products by the end of 2023 and called on the industry to follow its lead.

7:53am GMT

China blue-chips end at 2-1/2-year high as developers surge

SHANGHAI, Jan 16 China stocks rallied on Tuesday, with the blue-chip index closing at a 30-month high, led by a surge in real estate firms, even as a poll backed expectations that growth in the Asian economic powerhouse will slow in 2018.

7:17am GMT
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BHP Billiton PLC 1,621.40 -2.33%
Rio Tinto PLC 4,096.00 -1.83%
Anglo American PLC 1,741.20 -2.38%


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