PRESS DIGEST- British Business - June 26
The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
RIO DE JANEIRO, June 2 Brazilian state-run power holding company Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras SA plans to sell six energy distribution companies by early December, Chief Executive Officer Wilson Ferreira Jr. said on Friday.
In an interview with Reuters, Ferreira said development bank BNDES is fleshing out the details of the transaction. He expects the sale of the units, based in the northern and northeastern regions of the country, to take place between late November and early December. (Writing by Tatiana Bautzer; Editing by Jonathan Oatis)
MEXICO CITY, June 25 Tropical Storm Dora, located off the western coast of Mexico in the Pacific Ocean, is expected to become a hurricane on Monday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory on Sunday.