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Attack on Canadian miner in Burkina Faso threatens gold's final frontier

08 Nov 2019

NAIROBI/JOHANNESBURG/LONDON As jihadists wreaked ever more havoc in the last two years, mining firms in Burkina Faso rolled out extra security measures, from barracks for government troops protecting them to safe rooms for workers behind barbed wire and mounds.

Attack on Canadian miner in Burkina Faso threatens gold’s final frontier

07 Nov 2019

NAIROBI/JOHANNESBURG/LONDON As jihadists wreaked ever more havoc in the last two years, mining firms in Burkina Faso rolled out extra security measures, from barracks for government troops protecting them to safe rooms for workers behind barbed wire and mounds.

Barrick Gold beats forecasts, raises dividend

06 Nov 2019

BENGALURU/LONDON Barrick Gold Corp on Wednesday reported higher third-quarter profits that beat analysts' estimates and raised its dividend while reiterating a five-year production plan.

METALS-Copper firms on hopes for trade deal, China data

04 Nov 2019

* GRAPHIC-2019 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Adds official prices)

METALS-Copper slips on weak economic data from top consumer China

31 Oct 2019

* GRAPHIC-2019 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Updates with closing prices)

Aurubis seeks more acquisitions after Metallo takeover: CEO

31 Oct 2019

LONDON Europe's largest copper producer Aurubis AG remains on the hunt for takeovers with a war chest of about $1 billion, Chief Executive Roland Harings said, pushing on with diversification after the early departure of its former head.

Metals sector in costly battle to turn green

25 Oct 2019

LONDON Metals producers, from miners to smelters, are grappling with increasingly tough and costly environmental demands imposed by banks seeking cleaner investments.

METALS-Nickel firms as plant closure amplifies supply fears

24 Oct 2019

* GRAPHIC-2019 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Adds closing prices, ING comment)

"We are voiceless": Hundreds of thousands protest in London for new Brexit vote

19 Oct 2019

LONDON Hundreds of thousands of Britons marched through London on Saturday to demand a new Brexit referendum and celebrated as lawmakers in parliament voted to postpone Britain's departure from the European Union.

METALS-Copper prices gain as trade negotiators firm up U.S.-China deal

17 Oct 2019

* GRAPHIC-2019 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Updates with closing prices, U.S data, tin smelter closure)

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