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Zandi Shabalala

METALS-Copper slips from highest level in 8 months as dollar firms

21 Mar 2019

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

UPDATE 2-Antofagasta 2018 dividend beats expectations as profits fall

19 Mar 2019

* 2019 capex to rise to $1.2 bln on mine expansion (Adds shares, CEO comments from call)

METALS-Copper drops on weak Chinese data and surge in LME stocks

14 Mar 2019

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

METALS-Shrinking LME stocks push zinc prices to 8-month high

13 Mar 2019

LONDON, March 13 Zinc prices held close to an eight-month high on Wednesday as sinking stocks of the metal on the London Metal Exchange (LME) market fuelled supply concerns even as inventories grew elsewhere.

Brokers oppose transparency regulation, but LME has to comply

11 Mar 2019

LONDON, March 11 Attempts by European regulators to increase transparency on the London Metal Exchange face opposition from traders, but the LME must comply and is offering a new trading system among other options in an effort to assuage concerns.

METALS-Base metals fall on weak trade data from China

08 Mar 2019

* GRAPHIC-2018 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Updates with closing prices, China bonded copper stocks, comment)

METALS-Copper near eight-month high on deferred U.S. tariff hikes

25 Feb 2019

* Tin touches highest in more than a year (Adds closing prices, updates with Trump comments.)

METALS-Copper retreats from seven-month peak on firm dollar and profit-taking

21 Feb 2019

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

CORRECTED-Fourteen NGOs oppose LME plans to ban tainted cobalt

21 Feb 2019

* LME has 39 responses to consultation on responsible sourcing

UPDATE 2-AMCU plans to extend Sibanye gold strike to other S.African miners

21 Feb 2019

* AngloGold, Lonmin, Harmony, Amplats served union strike notices

World News

Mueller submits Trump-Russia report, lawmakers urge quick release

Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Friday handed in a confidential report on his investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 presidential election and any potential wrongdoing by U.S. President Donald Trump, setting off a clamour from lawmakers in both parties for the document's quick release.