After initially postponing a meeting at which they planned to review a $500 million bid from freight and logistics company VarigLog due to reported changes in the offer, Varig creditors late Monday decided to reject the bid, forcing the Sao Paulo stock exchange to suspend trading in Varig stock briefly after a rush to sell, according to press reports, and leaving Brazil's flag carrier on the cusp of liquidation. The Associated Press reported that aircraft leasing companies were united in ...

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