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Earthquake of magnitude 6.8 strikes near coast of northern Chile

Earthquake of magnitude 6.8 strikes near coast of northern Chile

Published 01/09/2020

(Reuters) - A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck near the coast of Northern Chile on Tuesday, the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences said, with local [more…]

Anglo American says to reschedule work at mines to contain virus

Anglo American says to reschedule work at mines to contain virus

Published 20/03/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Anglo American said on Friday it would reschedule work at mines in countries such as Chile to contain the spread of coronavirus [more…]

How Lipper Award-winning fund managers are playing coronavirus scare

How Lipper Award-winning fund managers are playing coronavirus scare

Published 06/03/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Uncertainty over the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak has prompted at least some winners of the U.S. Lipper Fund Awards [more…]

Small miners hungry for fresh capital despite rampant EV enthusiasm

Small miners hungry for fresh capital despite rampant EV enthusiasm

Published 01/03/2020

TORONTO - Small miners hoping to take advantage of demand for battery metals are struggling to convert electric vehicle aficionados into investors, compounding the sector’s [more…]

Exclusive: Top lithium miner seeks to monitor water scarcity in parched Chile salt flat

Exclusive: Top lithium miner seeks to monitor water scarcity in parched Chile salt flat

Published 10/02/2020

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - With residents and courts ringing the alarm about depleted water supplies in Chile’s Atacama salt flat, the world’s top lithium miner Albemarle [more…]

J&J recalls 33,000 bottles of baby powder as FDA finds asbestos in sample

J&J recalls 33,000 bottles of baby powder as FDA finds asbestos in sample

Published 18/10/2019

(Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson said on Friday it is recalling around 33,000 bottles of baby powder in the United States after U.S. health regulators [more…]

FDA alerts consumers of J&J baby powder recall, says it stands by tests

FDA alerts consumers of J&J baby powder recall, says it stands by tests

Published 18/10/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Food & Drug Administration said on Friday that it found that a sample from one lot of Johnson & [more…]

Investing green is all the rage, but benchmarks still hazy

Investing green is all the rage, but benchmarks still hazy

Published 13/09/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Global money managers and companies are rushing to meet a deadline to report on their carbon footprint, but the lack of a [more…]

Exclusive: Brazil’s Petrobras refineries sale lures trading…

Exclusive: Brazil’s Petrobras refineries sale lures trading…

Published 27/08/2019

SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil’s planned privatization of eight Petroleo Brasileiro SA (PETR4.SA) refineries has lured several of the world’s largest trading and [more…]

WHO says e-cigarettes, ‘smoke-free’ products do not help reduce cancer

WHO says e-cigarettes, ‘smoke-free’ products do not help reduce cancer

Published 26/07/2019

GENEVA (Reuters) - Electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco products are not helping fight cancer, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, urging smokers and [more…]