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PLATINUM WEEK-Amplats considers sale of Twickenham and Bokoni mines - CEO

May 17 2019

* Amplats to focus on mine efficiency after most asset sales done

Palladium boom gives South African miners only temporary reprieve

May 17 2019

LONDON A surge in palladium prices has thrown struggling South African mining companies a lifeline. But it may not be enough.

CORRECTED (OFFICIAL)-PLATINUM WEEK-Sibanye-Stillwater plans to resume dividend payments in 2020

May 16 2019

LONDON, May 16 Higher prices for industrial precious metals palladium and platinum have boosted earnings at Sibanye-Stillwater, enabling the miner to repay debt and plan to resume dividends next year, its chief executive Neal Froneman said.

PLATINUM WEEK-Lonmin likely to cut fewer jobs due to revenue boost-CEO

May 15 2019

LONDON, May 15 Lonmin Plc will delay or reduce the number of jobs it had planned to cut in South Africa as soaring palladium prices have boosted revenue, its chief executive said, ahead of a takeover by Sibanye-Stillwater .

PLATINUM WEEK-Platinum firms gear up for tough S.Africa wage talks

May 15 2019

JOHANNESBURG/LONDON, May 15 The world's top platinum miners are bracing for a fresh round of negotiations with South African workers as a rise in producer profits is likely to provoke higher wage demands from labour unions including the militant AMCU.

METALS-Copper rebounds on bargain hunting, trade tensions weigh

May 14 2019

* GRAPHIC-2019 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Updates with closing prices)

METALS-Copper nears three-month low before U.S-China trade talks

May 08 2019

* Focus on U.S-China trade talks (Adds closing prices, adds Nickel outlook)

METALS-Copper jumps on weaker dollar but logs weekly loss

May 03 2019

* LME copper stocks have surged since Feb. (Updates with dollar decline, closing prices)

METALS-Copper drops to one-month low on selling by computer funds

May 01 2019

* GRAPHIC-2019 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Recasts, adds quotes, updates with official prices)

METALS-Copper rises as dollar comes off highs, trade talks loom

Apr 26 2019

* GRAPHIC-2019 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Updates with official prices, U.S GDP)

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