LISBON. KAZINFORM Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo announced on Tuesday he will invest over 37 million euros (about 40 million U.S. dollars) in 'CR7' hotels.
Ronaldo will cooperate with the Pestana Hotel Group, the biggest hotel group in Portugal, which planned to build hotels bearing Ronaldo's 'CR7' moniker in Funchal, Lisbon, Madrid and New York.
Ronaldo, who has a 'CR7' fashion line, has had his image used by many other brands.
MOSCOW. KAZINFORM At least two workers have been hospitalized after a massive leak in a rail tanker car at Axiall chemical plant near Proctor, West Virginia. It forced the evacuation of nearby communities, as a cloud of highly toxic gas headed south and west of the facility.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Oil prices dipped in early trading on Friday after the Saudi energy minister tempered expectations of strong market intervention by producers during talks next month, Reuters reported.