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METALS-Copper prices steady as U.S. economy comes into focus

Sep 17 2020

LONDON, Sept 17 Copper prices were steady in choppy trade on Thursday as high levels of U.S. unemployment took the steam out of a dollar rally a day after an upbeat reading of economic recovery in the world's top economy.

Exclusive: Glencore puts entire stake in Mopani on the table in talks with Zambia: sources

Aug 27 2020

JOHANNESBURG/LONDON Glencore will likely sell its entire 73.1% stake in Zambia's Mopani Copper Mines to the government's mining investment arm ZCCM-IH rather than becoming a minority stakeholder, two sources with direct knowledge told Reuters.

Antofagasta earnings dive 22% on weaker copper, keeps dividend

Aug 20 2020

Chile's Antofagasta maintained its dividend and restarted growth projects, even after lower copper prices drove down its first-half earnings by 22%, it said on Thursday, pushing its shares lower.

UPDATE 3-Antofagasta earnings dive 22% on weaker copper, keeps dividend

Aug 20 2020

* H1 profits close to consensus (Adds comments from CEO, updates shares, adds costs)

Mali's gold miners carry on digging despite coup, shares hit

Aug 19 2020

JOHANNESBURG/LONDON Companies mining gold in Mali said they were operating as usual while monitoring a political crisis that caused the country's borders to shut and hit their share prices on Wednesday.

Mali's gold miners carry on digging despite coup, shares hit

Aug 19 2020

JOHANNESBURG/LONDON Companies mining gold in Mali said they were operating as usual while monitoring a political crisis that caused the country's borders to shut and hit their share prices on Wednesday.

METALS-Copper rallies to highest since 2018 on weak dollar and falling output

Aug 19 2020

LONDON, Aug 19 Copper prices rallied to their highest in over two years on Wednesday, boosted by a weaker dollar, low stocks and falling output.

METALS-Copper gains on China data, heads for weekly rise

Aug 14 2020

LONDON, Aug 14 Copper rose on Friday as industrial data from top consumer China pointed to a steady economic recovery, helping fuel the first weekly gain in about a month.

Germany blocked Chinese metals takeover on military concerns - sources

Aug 14 2020

LONDON/BEIJING The German government rejected a bid by China's Vital Materials Co to buy PPM Pure Metals last month due to concerns about the target company's sales to the German military, two sources with knowledge of the matter said.

Germany blocked Chinese metals takeover on military concerns -sources

Aug 14 2020

LONDON/BEIJING, Aug 14 The German government rejected a bid by China's Vital Materials Co to buy PPM Pure Metals last month due to concerns about the target company's sales to the German military, two sources with knowledge of the matter said.

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