SYDNEY/WELLINGTON, July 28 - Australian shares were little changed on Tuesday, having proved resilient to sliding stocks in China as strength in the energy sector offset fragile sentiment.
July 28 - Canadian-based copper miner, First Quantum Minerals, said that power cuts imposed by Zambia's state-run electricity company have hit its mining operations in the north western province of the country.
WILLISTON, N.D., July 27 - A subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corp donated $5 million on Monday to a North Dakota government housing fund that subsidizes construction of low-cost apartments for teachers and emergency personnel in the state's oil patch.
ABUJA, July 27 - Nigeria has begun the process of sharing $2.1 billion with federal, state and local governments to reduce a growing backlog of debts and restructure short-term loans, a spokesman for the vice president said on Monday.
WASHINGTON, July 27 - Some of the biggest U.S. corporate names on Monday offered their support - and billions of dollars in green financing pledges - to buttress the Obama administration's quest for a global agreement on combating climate change.
No related earnings announcements are currently scheduled within the next 7 days.