South Africa's RFG to buy Pioneer's frozen foods business

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – A subsidiary of South Africa’s food producer RFG Holdings Ltd, will buy the frozen foods business of Pioneer Foods Wellingtons, save for any operations in Botswana and Eswatini, it said on Tuesday The leading manufacturer of canned…

Mysterious brain syndrome grips small Canadian province

MONTREAL (NYTIMES) – Forty-eight people from the same small Canadian province struck with a baffling mix of symptoms including insomnia, impaired motor function and hallucinations such as nightmarish visions of the dead. A quixotic neurologist working 12-hour days to decipher the…

Toshiba set to appoint financial advisers for strategic review

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Toshiba Corp’s independent directors are finalising the hiring of advisers to work with the Japanese conglomerate at the centre of a potential private equity bidding war, and a decision could be taken this week, people familiar…