Survivors of the December 2004 tsunami in the Indian Ocean are creating handbags that are not only a fashion statement, but offer the chance to support those afflicted by the natural disaster with each purchase.
UK-listed Kopane Diamond Developments Plc plans to develop with an unnamed mining company a project in Lesotho which has the potential to produce one million carats a year, as it seeks to become a major diamond producer.
Commissioners in charge of Italian fashion company IT Holding, in administration since last February, will propose to the industry ministry a plan to sell its Malo unit and are in talks with unions over layoffs.
The U.S. Supreme Court considered whether a lawsuit against the National Football League under federal antitrust law should go forward in a dispute over an exclusive licensing deal for sports merchandise.
Gildan Activewear, a Canadian T-shirt maker, said it would move some of its manufacturing operations to Central America after a powerful earthquake in Haiti damaged one of its subcontractor's factories.