BRIEF-CVC Capital to buy Italian leather processing fiem Pasubio
* Luca and Alberto Pretto will continue in their current management roles with existing management team
May 19 Nikkei:
* Sharp likely will achieve a net profit of around 40 billion yen ($359 million) in fiscal 2017 - Nikkei
* Sharp Corp sales could top 2.2 trillion yen in financial year 2017, up at least 10% over fiscal 2016 - Nikkei Source text: (s.nikkei.com/2q4ukud) Further company coverage:
DUBAI, June 28 Shares often traded by short-term speculative investors helped take Dubai's stock index slightly higher in early trade on Wednesday in an otherwise quiet region, with some major Gulf markets still on Eid al-Fitr holidays.