A major international report warns that hundreds of chemicals found in household and industrial products could be playing havoc with hormones in the body and affecting fertility and sleep patterns and cancer risk.
LONDON: A British court adjourned a case involving metals magnate Victor Dahdaleh and former Alba chief executive Bruce Hall, who appeared yesterday to face corruption charges linked to the supply of alumina to Bahrain.
During negotiations in 2004 on a contact extension for the purchase of raw material alumina between Aluminum Bahrain BSC and Alcoa Inc., the Bahrain aluminum company asked Alcoa's William Rice for assurance that it was dealing with subsidiary Alcoa of Australia, federal court records
IT BEARS all the hallmarks of a classic thriller. It centres on a Bahraini sheikh and former oil minister, a London-based Canadian billionaire who claims ex-presidents and prime ministers among his friends, and a relatively low-key Australian businessman who right now is holed up in a