BRIEF-Emergent Capital announces supplement no. 1 to exchange offer
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HONG KONG, Sept 30 Cheng Yu-tung, the founder of Hong Kong property group New World Development, died on Thursday night aged 91, the company said on Friday.
Cheng died peacefully with his family at his side, the company said in a statement.
Cheng, who was born in China's southern province of Guangdong, was also the long-time figurehead of prominent Hong Kong jeweler Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Ltd. (Reporting By Twinnie Siu, Farah Master, Donny Kwok; Editing by Kenneth Maxwell)
RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASILIA, May 26 Maria Silvia Bastos resigned on Friday as head of Brazil's development bank BNDES amid a political crisis that had increased pressure against her by credit-starved business leaders.