LONDON Shares in African diamond miner Petra Diamonds hit an all-time low on Monday after it missed forecasts with a 22% fall in annual profit, as a Sino-U.S. trade row and protests in Hong Kong dented demand in big Asian markets.
Glencore Inc's penchant for risk has long been mining industry lore, but the company is quickly expanding into a part of the world that would have been improbable just a few years ago: Minnesota.
LONDON Israel's Kanabo Research aims this year to become the first cannabis company to list on London's main stock market, as part of efforts to raise 4 million pounds ($4.8 million) for clinical trials and to launch over-the-counter products, its CEO said.
CONAKRY/LONDON, Aug 29 Leading miner BHP is near
a deal to divest its stake in Guinea's Nimba iron ore deposit,
while three big miners are vying to develop half of the
country's Simandou, the largest known untapped iron ore reserve,
sources close to the talks said.
LONDON A South African high court judge on Friday refused Zambia's state mining company ZCCM leave to appeal a previous ruling halting the sale of Vedanta Resources' majority-owned Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) pending arbitration.
LONDON The head of the world's biggest miner BHP said he will "stick up for globalization" and is more worried about the damage trade tensions are inflicting on the world economy than their impact on demand for the commodities BHP produces.
EDINBURGH For many home-grown performers at the world's largest arts festival, Britain's looming departure from the European Union presents a unique artistic challenge.
ISTANBUL/LONDON Turkey's military pension fund OYAK has reached a provisional agreement to take over British Steel and could close the deal by the end of this year, potentially saving thousands of jobs. | Video