In Sweden, groceries can be delivered in your absence and directly to where they belong: your kitchen and fridge. PostNord and supermarket chain ICA are testing the service in Stockholm, promising that messengers will remove their shoes and unpack online deliveries.
The prospect of a U.S. market return for a Cuban spirit is inflaming a decades-old battle pitting Pernod Ricard, the world’s second-largest spirits producer, against Bacardi, the dominant U.S. seller of rum.
Dubai’s DP World has agreed to manage the Somaliland Port of Berbera for 30 years, according to a person who has seen the concession agreement. The global ports operator gains an alternative hub to Djibouti in the Horn of Africa.
The popularity of Airbus’ A320 has led to record orders, but ramping up to meet these might mean costly investment, just at a time when low oil prices are making more expensive fuel-efficient models a more difficult sell.
The Philippines allows large amounts of untraceable cash to wash through casinos’ VIP junket rooms without the operators having to identify its source or report it to authorities, opening the door to money launderers.