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Puerto Rico's PREPA, bondholders reach restructuring accord - sources

SAN JUAN, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Puerto Rico's public utility PREPA and a key bondholder group have reached the framework of a debt restructuring deal that would include a repayment reduction, or haircut, of up to 15 percent for bondholders, two people close to the talks said. The deal, which would securitize PREPA's debt with an eye toward trying to raise its credit rating, had not been ...
Source: Reuters
Macau casino revenue plunges by over a third

Gambling revenue in Macau dropped 35.5 percent in August from a year earlier, sliding for fifteen months in a row - more evidence of a deepening downturn that prompted the territory's government to announce on Tuesday it would tighten fiscal spending. Casino revenues in the world's biggest gambling hub tumbled to 18.6 billion patacas ($2.3 billion), as China's slowing economic growth has ...
Source: Reuters
UN climate negotiators work in Bonn on deal to fight warming

STOCKHOLM (AP) - U.N. climate talks began anew Monday in Germany, three months before world governments are supposed to adopt a landmark deal to fight global warming. The climate pact envisioned for Paris in December will be a crucial test for the diplomatic process, which failed to deliver a strong deal six years ago in Copenhagen. U.N. officials note things look much brighter this time ...
Source: The Associated Press
Despite raids, Macau pawn shops still help flout currency rules

* Five Macau pawn shops raided by police this week * Gamblers use the shops to skirt China's currency export caps * Despite raids, pawn shops still letting people exceed caps * Estimated HK$1.57 tln a year channelled through Macau HONG KONG, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Just days after authorities raided five pawn shops in the Chinese territory Macau, many of the neon-lit stores in the world's biggest ...
Source: Reuters | By: Farah Master
Could sanctions against North Korea be lifted?

South Korea is willing to discuss North Korea's demand for an end to sanctions imposed over a 2010 naval attack, the South said on Wednesday, a day after the rivals struck a landmark pact that defused a standoff between their forces. South Korea is preparing to open a new channel of dialogue with the North after the Tuesday accord, in which North Korea expressed regret over a landmine incident ...
Source: Reuters
Africa's squandered commodity boom erodes U.S. trade promise

* AGOA offers Africa duty-free access to U.S. markets * Africa remains far too reliant on resource * Kenya, Ethiopia building manufacturing sectors * Commodity boom squandered in oil-rich Angola JOHANNESBURG/DAKAR, Aug 25 (Reuters) - A fresh U.S. trade pact could provide relief to African economies buffeted by the commodities slump but a failure to reform during the boom years has left many ...
Source: Reuters | By: Ed Stoddard and Daniel Flynn
UPDATE 1-Iran says will reclaim full oil market share post-sanctions

(Adds details) DUBAI, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Iran will ramp up crude oil production and reclaim its lost share of exports shortly after international sanctions on the OPEC member are lifted, Iran's oil minister Bijan Zanganeh said on Tuesday. Iran and six world powers agreed a deal in July to curb Tehran's nuclear programme, but sanctions imposed in 2012 will not be lifted until Iran has complied ...
Source: Reuters
UPDATE 1-EU tries to clear "fog of confusion" over U.S. trade pact

* TTIP talks hit by criticism of secrecy * Opponents fear erosion of food, environment standards * Disclosure move follows German pressure for more openness (Adds German reaction) BRUSSELS/BERLIN, Aug 21 (Reuters) - The European Commission will publish detailed reports on its negotiations with the United States to forge the world's biggest trade pact, EU trade chief Cecilia Malmstrom said on ...
Source: Reuters | By: Barbara Lewis and Caroline Copley
EU tries to clear "fog of confusion" over U.S. trade pact

* TTIP talks hit by criticism of secrecy * Opponents fear erosion of food, environment standards * German minister argues for more openness BRUSSELS/BERLIN, Aug 21 (Reuters) - The European Commission will publish detailed reports on its negotiations with the United States to forge the world's biggest trade pact, EU trade chief Cecilia Malmstrom said on Friday, responding to criticism that the ...
Source: Reuters | By: Barbara Lewis and Caroline Copley
Japan, Iran to discuss investment pact after sanctions end -Nikkei

TOKYO, Aug 19 (Reuters) - Japan and Iran will start negotiations on an investment accord once sanctions are lifted following last month's landmark international deal on Tehran's nuclear programme, the Nikkei reported on Wednesday, citing Japanese government sources. Initial talks are being held between the two countries to prepare for the lifting of sanctions and begin formal negotiations, the ...
Source: Reuters