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  • Besides Britain, where it operates in 60 cities and towns, it also offers food delivery in eight European countries, Australia, Hong Kong and the United Arab Emirates. Existing investors DST Global, General Catalyst, Index Ventures and Accel Partners are also making follow-on investments, increasing their positions in the company, Deliveroo said.

  • *Dana Gas court case to resume on Monday. DUBAI, Sept 24- Shares of Abu Dhabi-listed Dana Gas fell sharply on Sunday after news that a London court hearing on its maturing sukuk issue would resume, while Qatar's bourse bucked a general downtrend in the region. The case is being fought in UAE and British courts, and sukuk holders have been hoping the London court will...

  • LONDON, Sept 24- British takeaway food delivery firm Deliveroo has raised $385 million in new funding, the firm said in a statement on Sunday which set out that the money would help establish operations in new areas of the country and overseas. The funding is led by funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. and Fidelity Management& Research...

  • U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions as it seeks to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew its license in the city, a newspaper reported.

  • *Only Brazil, China feature sizeable listed companies. LONDON, Sept 24- Two decades after Yusuf Karodia launched Mancosa, a distance learning school to teach South Africans business skills, he sold up to UK private equity firm Actis. Mancosa is now part of Actis's expanding higher education portfolio in Africa.

  • NAIROBI/ LONDON, Sept 24- New laws and a crackdown on mining firms in Tanzania has slowed fresh investment in what has long been seen as one of Africa's brightest mining prospects as companies assess the consequences of government efforts to claim a bigger slice of the pie. The share prices of many firms listed in Australia, Britain, South Africa and Canada with...

  • A passenger sits on an underground train leaving Parson's Green station after it reopened following an explosion on a rush hour train yesterday morning, in London, Britain, September 16, 2017.

    Six people were injured on Saturday after a group of males reportedly sprayed a noxious substance in an east London shopping center.

  • LONDON, Sept 23- U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions as it seeks to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew its licence in the city, which represents a potentially big blow for the fast-growing company, a newspaper reported. "While we haven't been asked to make any changes, we'd like to know what we can do," Tom Elvidge, Uber's general manager...

  • LONDON, Sept 23- U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions as it seeks to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew its license in the city, which represents a potentially big blow for the fast-growing company, a newspaper reported. "While we haven't been asked to make any changes, we'd like to know what we can do," Tom Elvidge, Uber's general manager...

  • LONDON, Sept 23- U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions in order to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew the companys licence in the city, a newspaper reported. "While we havent been asked to make any changes, wed like to know what we can do," Tom Elvidge, Uber's general manager in London, told the newspaper. The Sunday Times quoted sources...

  • LONDON, Sept 23- U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions in order to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew the companys license in the city, a newspaper reported. "While we havent been asked to make any changes, wed like to know what we can do," Tom Elvidge, Uber's general manager in London, told the newspaper. The Sunday Times quoted sources...

  • UBER PREPARED TO MAKE CONCESSIONS TO REVERSE LONDON'S DECISION NOT TO RENEW TAXI LICENCE, PROBABLY ON PASSENGER SAFETY, CONDITIONS FOR DRIVERS- SUNDAY TIMES.

  • *Court finds that Ghana did not violate Ivorian rights. DAKAR/ ACCRA, Sept 23- The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on Saturday drew an ocean boundary favoring Ghana in a dispute with its neighbor Ivory Coast, opening the way for development drilling to resume on Ghana's multi-billion dollar TEN deepwater oil and gas project. "The Special Chamber...

  • *Court finds that Ghana did not violate Ivorian rights. DAKAR/ ACCRA, Sept 23- The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on Saturday drew an ocean boundary favouring Ghana in a dispute with its neighbour Ivory Coast, opening the way for development drilling to resume on Ghana's multi-billion dollar TEN deepwater oil and gas project. "The Special Chamber...

  • BERLIN, Sept 23- Germany's foreign minister said on Saturday that he had been disappointed by British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit speech, adding to a downbeat reception from France ahead of the resumption of Brexit negotiations next week. Shortly afterwards, French President Emmanuel Macron said there was still not enough clarity on rules for...

  • DAKAR/ ACCRA, Sept 23- The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on Saturday drew an ocean boundary favouring Ghana in a dispute with its neighbour Ivory Coast, opening the way for development drilling to resume on Ghana's multi-billion dollar TEN deepwater oil and gas project. "The Special Chamber unanimously finds that Ghana did not violate the...

  • DAKAR/ ACCRA, Sept 23- The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on Saturday drew an ocean boundary favoring Ghana in a dispute with its neighbor Ivory Coast, opening the way for development drilling to resume on Ghana's multi-billion dollar TEN deepwater oil and gas project. "The Special Chamber unanimously finds that Ghana did not violate the sovereign...

  • LONDON— Rupert Murdoch has power, wealth— and legions of detractors, who say the media mogul's tabloids and TV stations have fueled crass celebrity culture, phone hacking and fake news. A new play in London explores the roots of his success and his divisiveness. "Ink," which opened in the West End this week after a run at London's small Almeida Theatre, begins in 1969.

  • LONDON— London's mayor said Saturday that people angry about the decision by transit authorities to strip Uber of its license to operate in the city should blame the ride-hailing company itself. The city's transportation agency, Transport for London, said Friday that it would not renew Uber's license when it expires Sept. 30, citing a lack of corporate...

  • London cab drivers protest against Uber in central London, Britain February 10, 2016.

    Uber's London unit has launched a petition against the decision to revoke its license, saying regulators were trying to "restrict" choice.