Russian tycoon Roman Abramovich has reportedly refused to sell Chelsea Football Club after Jim Ratcliffe, a British billionaire and CEO of the chemical giant Ineos, offered to purchase it for a lump sum of about 2 billion pounds (over 2.2 billion euros), The Daily Mail reports.
Abramovich coughed out about KSh 18.9 billion in 2003 to buy the Premier League outfit.
However following Theresa May's crackdown on filthy rich Russian's living in the United Kingdom in the aftermath of the Salisbury chemical weapon attack, Abramovich has faced difficulties renewing his United Kingdom visa.
He was reportedly incensed at not being allowed to watch Chelsea's win over Manchester United in this year's FA Cup final on May 19 and within days he applied for and gained Israeli citizenship.
The Treasury refused and for six years the Ineos headquarters remained in Switzerland.
A spokesman for Ineos told Press Association Sport in response to the Mail story: "We can't comment on market rumour or speculation".
Verizon has gained about 40 percent of its $202.5 billion market value since McAdam took charge of the company on August 1, 2011. The unexpected appointment of Hans Vestberg indicates that Verizon may not acquire a media / content company to rival AT&T.
Israel says many protest participants were Hamas members and militants trying to breach the border and launch attacks. Demonstrators also chanted anti-American slogans to condemn the US decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem.
It was the first sweep in the NBA Finals since 2007, when James was dismissed by a powerful San Antonio team in his first one. The Cleveland Cavaliers didn't enter Friday with much hope, trailing the Golden State Warriors 3-0 in the NBA Finals.
Best of five is also a different story. "Gave me time for reflection, to calm my nerves and to see how I needed to change things". The pivotal part of the match was the second-set tiebreaker in which both men played superbly - and both had chances to end it.
As Brexit gathers pace, and with Italy now led by a eurosceptic, populist government, Spain's new executive is distinctly pro-EU. Among the 11 women is Carmen Calvo, Spain's new deputy prime minister and equalities minister, responsible for gender equality .
Keith is also the founder of the company Carbon Engineering , which is a Canada-based enterprise for clean fuels and CO2 capture. The CO2 can be pressurized and put into a pipeline and disposed of underground.
Privacy will reportedly be docked in the Hamptons , giving the 42-year-old golfer an hour trip to Shinnecock Hills. Other amenities include a full bar and eight-person hot tub on the deck, as well as a scuba decompression chamber.
Yoel Romero tipped the scale at 185.2 pounds on his second attempt, officially missing weight for the main event of UFC 225 . The rest of the fighters on the card also made weight for the Saturday, June 9, event.
But as part of the nuclear deal, Iran was promised access to overseas reserves of its own funds that had been frozen by sanctions. Speaking factors ready for Lew earlier than congressional testimony stated he ought to disclose the precise license "if pressed".
That's because it violated an agreement with the U.S. after it got caught evading sanctions against North Korea and Iran. Additionally, instead of disciplining the employees that facilitated the deals, ZTE actually gave them bonuses.
Golovkin officially stripped of IBF middleweight title
According to Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports , the IBF said it stripped Golovkin of his title in a Wednesday announcement. Gennady Golovkin is no longer the holder of the International Boxing Federation middleweight title.
Meghan Markle rebels in first public royal outing as a duchess
Last week, it was Camilla's turn, at the 10th anniversary of the Medical Detection Dogs charity, of which Camilla is its patron. The Queen's great-granddaughter then turned to younger cousin, Prince George , to school him in the art of royal etiquette.
Celebrity Chef Anthony Bourdain Dead at 61
Visiting the restaurants and bars Bourdain featured on his show and on his Instagram account became a sort of pilgrimage for fans. Bourdain was found dead in his hotel room Friday in France while working on his series on culinary traditions around the world.
Modi, Xi to meet in Qingdao
China's Belt and Road Initiative was also strongly opposed by India as part of it goes through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir. Other full members are China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and Pakistan.
Argentina's Lanzini ruled out of World Cup
The 2014 runners-up kick off their World Cup campaign against Iceland on June 16 and then take on Croatia and Nigeria in Group D. Lanzini is now expected to head back to London for more analysis and treatment while the other head to Russian Federation .
The biggest Xbox Sale of the Year kicks off later this week
The deals start on June 7, and if you've been thinking about getting an Xbox One X, now might be the time to pull the trigger. If you think it is a bit too much, Amazon UK has announced a Deal of the Day that will make your life easier.