BHP production forecasts fuel payout hope

Mining group studying simplification as output estimates raised

Gunvor’s earnings rise by a quarter

Swiss-based oil trader sees diversification strategy pay off

Citic Pacific: one-stop China shop

State-owned conglomerate turns ailing offshoot into big financial group

Pump assembly at Weir Minerals Australia
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Metso rejects Weir’s merger approach

Engineering groups decide not to pursue £8.5bn combination

Rio Tinto makes ‘progress’ in mine dispute

Would-be investors asked to extend deadline for financing

Beny Steinmetz
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Steinmetz unit’s Guinea deal ‘corrupt’

Government expected to cancel Simandou rights after inquiry

Copper miners see better days ahead

Price fall and mounting surplus are temporary concerns

Copper wire at kazakhmys

MMG: SoE go for it

Las Bambas deal is about state-owned enterprises reform as well as copper

Glencore Xstrata: bye-bye Las Bambas

Mining major needs mega-mines less than it needs cash

Minmetals flexes its might

Group combines state privilege with trading savvy to snare overseas mining acquisition

China buys Glencore mine for $6bn

Deal underscores country’s demand for commodities

Polyus eyes officials’ calls to delist

String of miners have unwound London listings

Bribe claims taint Steinmetz’s Guinea gem

Inquiry evidence appears to put billionaire at centre of claims

Put the power of the law to work

Litigation funding can diversify your portfolio

Coal mine closures delayed with £10m loan

Goldcorp sweetens offer for Osisko

Bidder now values miner at C$3.6bn

Evraz warns on Ukraine crisis impact

Russian steelmaker’s annual net losses widen to $572m

Mauritania looks to rail and water to boost mining sector

Investing in infrastructure is essential

US coal: difficult transition

James River’s bankruptcy may prove to be an anomaly

Codelco CEO says it at inflection point

Keller says miner has managed to reverse trend of rising expenses

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