Mining

Zimbabwe votes in first post-Mugabe poll, opposition cries foul

Zimbabwe votes in first post-Mugabe poll, opposition cries foul

Published 30/07/2018

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabweans voted on Monday in the first election since former president Robert Mugabe was ousted in a de facto coup, with allegations [more…]

Trump says looking more and more like his campaign spied upon…

Trump says looking more and more like his campaign spied upon…

Published 22/07/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Sunday that it was looking more and more like his presidential campaign was illegally spied [more…]

Detour Gold and Paulson trade barbs over hedge fund’s campaign

Detour Gold and Paulson trade barbs over hedge fund’s campaign

Published 18/07/2018

(Reuters) - Canadian miner Detour Gold and activist investor Paulson & Co entered into an increasingly heated public exchange on Wednesday over the hedge fund’s [more…]

Russia raises duties on U.S. goods in response to trade restrictions

Russia raises duties on U.S. goods in response to trade restrictions

Published 06/07/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has signed a decision imposing extra duties of 25-40 percent on some imports from the United States [more…]

Mexico leftist vows no tolerance on corruption after historic win

Mexico leftist vows no tolerance on corruption after historic win

Published 02/07/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico’s new president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he would pursue friend and foe alike in a crackdown on corruption after [more…]

Mexican Lopez Obrador wins historic election landslide for left

Mexican Lopez Obrador wins historic election landslide for left

Published 02/07/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador won Mexico’s presidency in a landslide victory on Sunday, setting the stage for the most left-wing government [more…]

European shares fall as trade worries, German politics bite

European shares fall as trade worries, German politics bite

Published 02/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - European shares opened lower on Monday as on-going worries about the U.S. trade policies and concerns about German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition [more…]

Missouri appeals court tosses $55 million J&J talc-powder verdict

Missouri appeals court tosses $55 million J&J talc-powder verdict

Published 30/06/2018

(Reuters) - A Missouri appeals court on Friday threw out a $55 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit by a woman who [more…]

Businesses turn up heat on Mexican government over crime surge

Businesses turn up heat on Mexican government over crime surge

Published 29/05/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican business leaders called out the government on Monday over a recent wave of criminal activity that has terrorized large swaths [more…]

Mali president confirms he will run for re-election

Mali president confirms he will run for re-election

Published 28/05/2018

BAMAKO (Reuters) - Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita announced on state TV on Monday that he would run for re-election in a poll scheduled for [more…]