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  • Tax breakthrough at Rio Tinto's Mongolia copper mine -source Reuters - UK Focus - 1 hour 6 minutes ago

    Rio Tinto (Xetra: 855018 - news) and Mongolia have made a breakthrough in a tax dispute that has been among issues stalling development of the $6.5 billion Oyu Tolgoi copper mine, according to an official familiar with the government's position. Last year, Rio handed Mongolia a proposed memorandum of understanding that …

  • Oil futures extended losses on Tuesday, as Iran and six world powers ramped up the pace of negotiations to reach a preliminary deal that could ease sanctions and allow more Iranian crude onto world markets. With a deadline less than 24 hours away, United States, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China were trying to …

  • What is the preeminent trading venue for industrial commodities in China now boasts a base metals portfolio that fully matches that of the London Metal Exchange (LME), which dominates trading everywhere outside of China. Are Hong Kong and Shanghai future collaborators or potential competitors in the world of metals pr …

  • The following factors are likely to influence Malaysian palm oil futures and other vegetable oil markets. FUNDAMENTALS * Malaysian palm oil futures touched a near two-week low on Monday, before reversing ...

  • An agreement between Wyoming environmental regulators, a gas developer and a bond surety company would put the surety company in charge of inventory and reclamation of as many as 143 small reservoirs containing ...

  • BNSF has started taking additional safety measures for crude oil shipments because of four recent high-profile derailments in the U.S. and Canada, the railroad said Monday. Under the changes, BNSF is slowing ...

  • Final Glance: Silver companies Associated Press - 7 hours ago

    Shares of some top silver companies were down at the close of trading: Hecla Mining Co. fell $.09 or 2.9 percent, to $3.00. Pan American Silver Corp. fell $.20 or 2.2 percent, to $8.93. Silver Standard ...

  • Final Glance: Oil companies Associated Press - 7 hours ago

    Shares of some top oil companies were up at the close of trading: BP PLC rose $.23 or .6 percent, to $39.84. Chevron rose $2.62 or 2.5 percent, to $106.90. ConocoPhillips rose $1.07 or 1.7 percent, to ...

  • Final Glance: Gold companies Associated Press - 7 hours ago

    Shares of some top gold companies were down at the close of trading: Barrick Gold Corp. fell $.15 or 1.3 percent, to $11.14. Gold Fields Ltd ADS fell $.22 or 5.0 percent, to $4.15. GoldCorp fell $.24 or ...

  • Jadenu (deferasirox), a new formulation of Exjade (deferasirox), is the only once-daily oral tablet for iron chelation   Jadenu, taken with or without food, simplifies daily treatment administration for ...

  • The war against Yemen further entrenches al-Qaeda in the country and threatens to ignite a sectarian backlash within Saud Arabia itself

  • Vancouver-based Teck also said there "no other corporate developments that justify any significant movement in its share price." Teck's stock surged 11 percent to close at C$19.45 after the Bloomberg report. The news agency, citing unidentified people with knowledge of the matter, earlier reported that Teck and London-listed …

  • A state board has approved a $361,000 fine against CSX Transportation for a 2014 derailment in Lynchburg that spilled Bakken crude oil into the James River. The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality ...

  • TORONTO (Reuters) - Teck Resources (TCKb.TO) denied reports on Monday that it was in discussions with Chilean copper miner Antofagasta (ANTO.L) on a potential merger. Bloomberg reported on Monday afternoon ...

  • Superior Industries International, Inc. , the largest manufacturer of aluminum wheels for passenger cars and light-duty vehicles in North America, today announced that it has filed definitive proxy materials with the Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with its 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held …

  • Plants are pictured near an oil pump, owned by oil company Rosneft, in Krasnodar region

    Oil settled down for a second straight session on Monday as Iran and six world powers tried to negotiate a deal on Tehran's nuclear programme that could end Western sanctions and allow the OPEC member to ship more crude into an already flooded market. Crude prices finished sharply off the day's lows, however, as prospects …

  • Filled oil drums are seen at Royal Dutch Shell Plc's lubricants blending plant in the town of Torzhok

    Royal Dutch Shell (RDSa.L) will resume drilling off Alaska after suspending operations for two years in the wake of an accident, the special U.S. envoy to the Arctic said on Monday, but gave no details as to when. Shell has been moving oil rigs to Alaska as it awaits the green light from U.S. authorities. It froze operations …

  • Gold Reserve Inc. is pleased to report on developments in the proceedings instituted in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to confirm the US $740 million arbitral award dated September 22, 2014 , rendered against the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela .

  • DALLAS, TX - March 30, 2015 -  HFF announced today that it has arranged permanent financing for the Omni Nashville Hotel, an 800-key, LEED Silver-certified, luxury hotel located across from the Music City ...

  • A group of investors led by former Tullow Oil chairman Patrick Plunkett said on Monday it had offered to help Gulf Keystone (GKP.L) solve its funding problems but the firm had so far declined to engage in discussions. Gulf Keystone has said it was in talks with a number of parties about a possible sale of the company or …

  • Oil prices slip as market eyes possible Iran deal

    Crude oil prices have collapsed by as much as 60 percent since June on the back of a ballooning supply glut

  • Miners Teck, Antofagasta explore merger -Bloomberg Reuters - UK Focus - 10 hours ago

    Teck Resources Ltd and Antofagasta Plc are exploring a merger that would create one of the world's biggest copper producers, Bloomberg reported on Monday citing unidentified people with knowledge of the ...

  • Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Fuel Consumption Market for Transportation Industry 2

  • Oil prices slip as market eyes possible Iran deal

    Crude oil prices have collapsed by as much as 60 percent since June on the back of a ballooning supply glut

  • AP Interview: Saudi Arabia seeks to attract non-oil capital

    Saudi Arabia has undertaken several initiatives to attract foreign capital outside of its oil and gas sector, the deputy governor of the kingdom's investment authority said Monday. "There is a strong ...

  • Midday Glance: Silver companies Associated Press - 12 hours ago

    Shares of some top silver companies are down at 1 p.m.: Hecla Mining Co. fell $.10 or 3.1 percent, to $3.00. Pan American Silver Corp. fell $.25 or 2.7 percent, to $8.88. Silver Standard Resources Inc. ...

  • Midday Glance: Oil companies Associated Press - 12 hours ago

    Shares of some top oil companies are up at 1 p.m.: BP PLC rose $.14 or .3 percent, to $39.74. Chevron rose $2.07 or 2.0 percent, to $106.35. ConocoPhillips rose $.80 or 1.3 percent, to $63.73. Exxon Mobil ...

  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Associated Press - 12 hours ago

    Shares of some top gold companies are down at 1 p.m.: Barrick Gold Corp. fell $.10 or .9 percent, to $11.19. Gold Fields Ltd ADS fell $.16 or 3.7 percent, to $4.21. GoldCorp fell $.19 or 1.0 percent, to ...

  • Gazprom proposes extending Ukraine gas deal for three months

    People walk near the headquarters of Russia's gas giant Gazprom in central Moscow on June 27, 2014

  • Target Logistics, a global provider of workforce housing and one of the largest operators of turnkey solutions in North America, announced today it has secured key contract renewals with two global oil field service companies totaling approximately $50 million over the next three years.

  • Earthquakes and Drilling -- The Short Answer The Wall Street Journal - 12 hours ago

    Across the central U.S., oil-patch communities have been rocked by swarms of small earthquakes that some scientists believe may be linked to oil and gas activity. Now, The Wall Street Journal reports, some Oklahoma residents are suing energy companies over damage they say was caused by quakes, leaving the oil and gas industry …

  • Daniel Shak Settles with CFTC Business Wire - 12 hours ago

    Kirby McInerney LLP's client, Daniel Shak, has agreed to settle with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission over claims he traded during the closing minute in the gold futures market.

  • Mar 30 (Reuters) - Following are Indonesian prices for crude palm oil (CPO) quoted at an auction by PT KPB Nusantara (formerly known as the state marketing centre) on Monday . Buyer Volume Price Terms ...

  • A recent report from Navigant Research examines the global market for natural gas vehicles , including global market forecasts for vehicle sales, vehicles on the road, refuel

  • Gulf Keystone plans fundraising share placing Reuters - UK Focus - 12 hours ago

    Iraqi Kurdistan-focused oil producer Gulf Keystone Petroleum plans to raise new funds via a placing of up to 85.9 million new shares to strengthen its balance sheet at a time of irregular payments for its crude oil. Gulf Keystone could raise about 30 million pounds ($44.42 million), assuming the placing is carried out …

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