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Barrick Gold forges ahead on Papua New Guinea mine in face of local backlash

16 Jan 2020

MELBOURNE Barrick Gold Corp is set to elevate its troubled Papua New Guinea mine to its top-tier assets, despite landowner and government demands to cede a larger stake and deteriorating security at the joint venture with China's Zijin Mining .

CORRECTED-RPT-FOCUS-Barrick Gold forges ahead on Papua New Guinea mine in face of local backlash

16 Jan 2020

TORONTO/MELBOURNE, Jan 16 Barrick Gold Corp is set to elevate its troubled Papua New Guinea mine to its top-tier assets, despite landowner and government demands to cede a larger stake and deteriorating security at the joint venture with China's Zijin Mining .

CORRECTED-FOCUS-Barrick Gold forges ahead on Papua New Guinea mine in face of local backlash

16 Jan 2020

MELBOURNE, Jan 16 Barrick Gold Corp is set to elevate its troubled Papua New Guinea mine to its top-tier assets, despite landowner and government demands to cede a larger stake and deteriorating security at the joint venture with China's Zijin Mining.

BHP plans 'baby steps' return to commodities trading to cut transaction risk - sources

18 Dec 2019

MELBOURNE Global miner BHP Group is feeling its way back into commodities trading, making a dedicated hire to help it manage a base metals book in Singapore as it seeks to boost returns and manage transaction risk, two people with knowledge of the matter said.

RPT-FOCUS-How rare earth shocks lifted an upstart Australian mining company

18 Dec 2019

MOUNT WELD, Australia/TOKYO, Dec 17 Sprawled across a spent volcano on the remote edge of the Great Victoria Desert in Western Australia, the Mount Weld mine seems a world away from the U.S.-China trade war.

How rare earth shocks lifted an upstart Australian mining company

17 Dec 2019

MOUNT WELD, Australia/TOKYO Sprawled across a spent volcano on the remote edge of the Great Victoria Desert in Western Australia, the Mount Weld mine seems a world away from the U.S.-China trade war.

BHP puts four industry groups on notice after climate policy review

12 Dec 2019

MELBOURNE BHP Group said on Thursday it was considering its membership of four industry associations due to concerns about their climate and energy policies, although it was not yet ready to pull out as some shareholders have demanded.

Copper primed for a pop if U.S./China trade war is resolved

03 Dec 2019

SINGAPORE Low inventories across the copper supply chain mean that any resolution to the U.S.-China trade war could trigger a snap rally in prices as consumers rush to restock, market participants said on Tuesday.

India looks to relax norms to attract global coal miners, industry skeptical

18 Nov 2019

NEW DELHI/MELBOURNE India is looking to lower advance payments and offer larger mining blocks to attract global companies to invest in its coal sector for the first time, but industry sources say the measures may not be enough to draw in big international miners.

India looks to relax norms to attract global coal miners, industry sceptical

18 Nov 2019

* Russian companies show "aggressive" interest -ministry official

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