European shares closed lower on Monday, with the decline led by the U.K.'s FTSE 100 after weak trade data from China.» Read More
Months of mining strikes in South Africa sent its economy into contraction in the first quarter, and with no end in sight, the outlook remains bleak.
Northern Dynasty argued in a filing to the U.S. District Court for Alaska that the EPA exceeded its authority under the Clean Water Act in February, when the regulator initiated a rarely-used process under the Clean Water Act to protect Alaska's salmon fishery from the impact of the project.
European shares closed at six-year highs on Monday, with strong buying seen in the basic resources sector.
European markets finished lower on Friday and ended the week flat, as the situation in Ukraine erased any optimism over earnings season.
The metal largely ignored data signaling stronger jobs growth, with the number of Americans filing for new unemployment benefits tumbling last week.
TORONTO, April 7- Global miner Rio Tinto said on Monday it will give away its 19.1 percent stake in Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd, owner of Alaska's huge Pebble deposit, after determining that the project does not fit its strategy.
*Copper prices rise to over three-week high. SANTIAGO, April 2- Copper operations in Chile, the world's top producer, were unscathed by a major earthquake that struck the mineral-rich north on Tuesday night and prompted the evacuations of some workers.
SANTIAGO, April 2- Copper operations in the world's top producer were broadly unharmed after a major earthquake in mineral-rich northern Chile on Tuesday night spooked miners and prompted some preventive evacuation of workers. Chile supplies a third of the world's copper.
The "Shareholder Spring" continues to weigh on U.K. companies, with CEO bonuses falling for a third consecutive year in 2013, according to a PwC report published on Tuesday, as investors keep a watchful eye on corporate excess.
European stocks held onto gains on Friday to close higher for a second-straight week.
European shares closed lower lower on Monday with basic resources stocks weighing heavily on bourses after weak data from China.
Global miner Anglo American posted a second consecutive annual net loss after the group wrote down $1.9 billion from the value of its platinum division and projects in South America.
The emerging markets sell-off could boost mining companies, analysts said on Tuesday, ahead of earnings from some of the sector's biggest names.
And let's be clear. Investors don't expect the airline to be simply profitable, but very profitable.
European companies and their investors have been pinning hopes on growth in the U.S. and Asia to offset weak growth at home — but strategists have told CNBC that stock-pickers should be very careful to avoid big third-quarter disappointments.
European shares closed lower on Monday, with Italian stocks leading the fall after a series of cabinet resignations that could trigger an election.
European shares pared gains but closed higher on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve surprised markets by opting to maintain its $85 billion-per-month asset purchases.
Gold settled under $1,310 an ounce on prospects that the Fed will announce a modest reduction in its bond-buying stimulus at its two-day meeting.
European shares closed higher on Friday, despite investors' caution ahead of the Federal Reserve's meeting next week.
European shares closed higher on Monday, with Vodafone leading the gains, as a deal to sell its stake of Verizon Wireless looks set to be completed, and following strong Chinese and European factory data.