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Thai tycoon convicted, bailed in black leopard poaching case

Thai tycoon convicted, bailed in black leopard poaching case

A Thai tycoon accused of poaching a black leopard was sentenced to 16 months in jail on other charges Tuesday but allowed to go free pending an appeal, in a case that has caused an outcry in a country ...

Philippines' richest man, retail tycoon Henry Sy Sr, dies at 94

Philippines' richest man, retail tycoon Henry Sy Sr, dies at 94

The Philippines' richest man and founder of one of the biggest business conglomerates in the country, Henry Sy Sr, died Saturday aged 94, his company said.

Indian tycoon Mallya in UK court for extradition hearing

Indian tycoon Mallya in UK court for extradition hearing

Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya appeared in a London court on Monday to start his fight against extradition to his homeland, where he is accused of fraud.

French fashion tycoon Pierre Berge dies at 86

French fashion tycoon Pierre Berge dies at 86

Pierre Berge, the longtime partner of the late designer Yves Saint Laurent, died in his sleep early Friday at his country home at Saint-Remy-de-Provence in southern France, his foundation said.

India's bid to bring home tycoon Mallya rebuffed; to keep trying

India's bid to bring home tycoon Mallya rebuffed; to keep trying

India has failed in its initial attempt to secure the return of debt-strapped tycoon Vijay Mallya from Britain but New Delhi said on Wednesday it would continue to seek his repatriation to face his creditors.

Indian parliament rejects Mallya's resignation

Indian parliament rejects Mallya's resignation

India's upper house of parliament has rejected Vijay Mallya's resignation of his seat, saying a letter the embattled tycoon sent from Britain did not conform to "procedures" or carry an original signature.

Indian foreign ministry suspends Vijay Mallya's passport

Indian foreign ministry suspends Vijay Mallya's passport

India's government said it had temporarily suspended the passport of beleaguered tycoon Vijay Mallya, after he failed to appear before financial crime investigators in connection with a money laundering probe.

Indian tycoon Mallya offers to repay $603mn of loans

Indian tycoon Mallya offers to repay $603mn of loans

Embattled Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya has proposed to repay ?40bn ($603mn), less than half of what his defunct Kingfisher Airlines owes to creditor banks.