Mining

Rio Tinto, Nespresso join forces to make coffee pods greener

Rio Tinto, Nespresso join forces to make coffee pods greener

Published 18/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Nespresso, part of food giant Nestle, aims to use sustainable aluminum in all of its coffee capsules by 2020 under a deal [more…]

U.S. government official says country to become key source of…

U.S. government official says country to become key source of…

Published 30/10/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The United States will become a key source of energy supplies to meet growing demand globally, with innovation in technology and financing [more…]

Coal union boosts giving to Democrats as hopes dim for industry…

Coal union boosts giving to Democrats as hopes dim for industry…

Published 29/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. coal miners union has put a larger share of its campaign donations behind Democrats ahead of the Nov. 6 [more…]

Paper says South Africa’s finance minister asked to be sacked, rand…

Paper says South Africa’s finance minister asked to be sacked, rand…

Published 08/10/2018

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has asked President Cyril Ramaphosa to remove him after he admitted to visiting the home of [more…]

Oil could rise to $100 by 2019 as global markets tighten, merchants…

Oil could rise to $100 by 2019 as global markets tighten, merchants…

Published 24/09/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices could rise towards $100 per barrel towards the end of the year or by early 2019 as sanctions against Iran [more…]

Canada’s Barrick Gold to buy Randgold Resources in $18.3 billion deal

Canada’s Barrick Gold to buy Randgold Resources in $18.3 billion deal

Published 24/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Canada’s Barrick Gold (ABX.TO) has agreed to buy Randgold Resources Ltd (RRS.L) in a $18.3 billion share deal to create the world’s [more…]

Deep sea robots reveal mineral riches in the abyss

Deep sea robots reveal mineral riches in the abyss

Published 23/09/2018

BERGEN, Norway (Reuters) - From the safety of their research vessel, scientists are exploring one of Earth’s last frontiers - the sea floor - to [more…]

Paulson launches alliance to seek better returns in gold sector

Paulson launches alliance to seek better returns in gold sector

Published 21/09/2018

TORONTO (Reuters) - Long-time gold bull John Paulson followed through on Friday on a pledge made last year to team up with other gold investors [more…]

Philippine leader again vows to shut mines after deadly landslides

Philippine leader again vows to shut mines after deadly landslides

Published 17/09/2018

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte repeated his call on Monday to shut all mines in the country following deadly landslides, hours after his [more…]

Praying for miracles, rescuers seek signs of life after Philippine…

Praying for miracles, rescuers seek signs of life after Philippine…

Published 17/09/2018

UCAB, Philippines (Reuters) - Hopes of finding survivors in the rubble of a huge landslide in the Philippines faded on Monday as rescuers in a [more…]