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SAO PAULO, Aug 15 Miner Anglo American Plc expects to obtain licenses to expand its Minas-Rio multibillion-dollar iron ore mine in Brazil by June next year, the company's CEO for Brazil Ruben Fernandes told Reuters on Wednesday.
SANTIAGO, Aug 15 Management at the world's largest copper mine, Chile's Escondida, said it struck a deal on Wednesday on a new labor contract with the union representing most of its workers.
SAO PAULO, Aug 15 Brazil's Samarco Mineração SA expects to pay up to 2 billion reais ($512.5 million) this year to 19,000 families affected by the 2015 mining disaster in the state of Minas Gerais, the foundation created to pay the victims said on Wednesday.
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