Nikkei edges down on pause in weak yen trend; mining shares outperform
TOKYO, March 30 Japan's Nikkei share average edged down on Thursday morning pressured by a pause in the weak yen trend, while mining shares firmed on gains in oil prices.
Jan 9 Williams Companies Inc :
* Williams announces proposed offering of common stock
* Williams Companies Inc says has commenced an underwritten public offering of 65 million shares of Williams common stock
* Williams Companies Inc - intends to use net proceeds of offering to purchase newly issued common units in co's subsidiary, Williams Partners L.P Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
MELBOURNE, March 30 Korea Zinc Inc, the world's third-largest zinc smelter, has agreed to take a 15 percent drop in annual processing fees for 2017 as smelters grapple with a dearth of mine supply, Metal Bulletin reported.