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  • "Our objective is to have the best relations we can with every country," says Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir.

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • PARIS, Feb 13- French state-controlled utility EDF plans to build a new central storage pool for nuclear waste but has not yet decided on a site, the company said. French environment news site Reporterre on Tuesday wrote that EDF plans to build a central spent-fuel pool on the grounds of its Belleville-sur-Loire nuclear plant, which could receive up to 8,000...

  • SHANGHAI, Feb 13- Fuel loading at the world's first Westinghouse-designed AP1000 nuclear reactor on China's east coast has been delayed due to "safety concerns", the China Daily reported on Tuesday, the latest in a long line of setbacks for the project. But fuel loading has now been suspended as China tries to ensure the project meets the highest possible safety...

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • Feb 9- Canada's Cameco Corp on Friday reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by higher prices and its efforts to cut production in an oversupplied market. Under CEO Tim Gitzel, Saskatchewan- based Cameco has been working to cut its losses with measures such as suspending production from the McArthur River mine in Saskatchewan, the world's...

  • Feb 9- Canada's Cameco Corp on Friday reported a smaller loss for the fourth quarter compared with a year earlier, helped by higher prices and its efforts to streamline its business. Cameco, one of the world's largest uranium producers, said net loss narrowed to C $62 million, or 16 Canadian cents per share, in the quarter ended Dec. 31, from C $144 million, or 36 Canadian...

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    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • BOISE, Idaho— U.S. officials don't have to provide details about proposed shipments of extremely radioactive spent commercial nuclear fuel to the country's top government nuclear research laboratory in Idaho, a federal court has ruled. Cecil Andrus, who had a long history of legal battles with the Energy Department over nuclear waste entering the state and a...

  • CAPE TOWN, Feb 6- Africa's mining industry should be poised on the verge of great things, but instead it appears to be seeking a reset button as miners continue to clash with governments over how best to exploit the continent's resources. Africa is home to large reserves of the metals essential to the battery revolution, such as cobalt and copper, and it is also rich...

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • CAPE TOWN, Feb 6- Africa's mining industry should be poised on the verge of great things, but instead it appears to be seeking a reset button as miners continue to clash with governments over how best to exploit the continent's resources. Africa is home to large reserves of the metals essential to the battery revolution, such as cobalt and copper, and it is also rich...

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • PARIS, Feb 5- French utility EDF on Monday denied that there were micro cracks and hydrogen defects in some of its nuclear reactor vessels, in response to a weekend newspaper article and yet-to-be-published book that is expected to reveal safety issues. "A number of the things that were stated in the article were known already known, such as the fact that Tricastin...

  • PARIS, Feb 5- French utility EDF on Monday denied that there were micro cracks and hydrogen defects in some of its nuclear reactor vessels, in response to a weekend newspaper article and yet-to-be-published book that is expected to reveal safety issues. "A number of the things that were stated in the article were known already known, such as the fact that Tricastin...

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • "Dominion has not yet released verifiable data related to the fiscal health of Millstone," Robert Klee, commissioner of the state's Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, said, noting the report concluded the plant would remain profitable through 2035.. In handing the report to the state legislature, the Department of Energy and Environmental...

  • Feb 2- Exelon Corp said on Friday it will shut the Oyster Creek nuclear power plant in New Jersey in October 2018, about a year earlier than planned. In an agreement with New Jersey in 2010, Exelon said it would shut the plant by December 2019 rather than install costly cooling towers to reduce the amount of water it removes from the Barnegat Bay for cooling purposes.