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  • Nov 28- Copper edged higher on Wednesday after declining for three straight sessions, while other industrial metals moved in tight ranges amid uncertainty over the direction of the U.S.- China trade war. China is hoping for a deal to ease a damaging trade war with the United States, Beijing's ambassador to Washington said on Tuesday, while warning of dire...

  • HANOI, Nov 28- LME copper was little changed on Wednesday after three days of losses but other industrial metals eased amid further uncertainty over the direction of the U.S.- China trade war. President Donald Trump is open to reaching a deal on U.S.- China trade irritants over dinner on Saturday with Chinese leader Xi Jinping but is ready to hike tariffs on...

  • MOSCOW, Nov 27- Russian businessman Vladimir Potanin plans to appeal a London court decision to block him from buying shares in mining company Norilsk Nickel from fellow investor Roman Abramovich, representatives at Potanin's investment firm said on Tuesday. "Within 21 days after receipt of the court decision we have to submit our appeal to London's Court of...

  • ROMAN ABRAMOVICH AND HIS BUSINESS PARTNER TO BUY 24.84 PCT IN RUSSIA'S LARGEST FREIGHT CONTAINER OPERATOR TRANSCONTAINER FROM VTB BANK- SOURCES.

  • MOSCOW, Nov 8- Roman Abramovich and a business partner will buy a 24.84 percent stake in Russia's largest freight container operator TransContainer from VTB bank, two industry sources told Reuters on Thursday. Abramovich, best known in Britain as the owner of the English Premier League soccer club Chelsea, and his business partner Alexander Abramov together...

  • LME copper is on course for a drop of 3 percent this week, despite the risk of imminent supply disruption at BHP's Escondida mine in Chile, which would mark its steepest weekly fall since the week ended July 6. *TARIFFS: New tariffs that the United States is threatening to impose on nearly half the goods imported from China would have a small impact on the Asian...

  • LONDON/ MOSCOW, Aug 2- Kaz Minerals shares plunged after it said it was expanding into Russia with a deal to buy a copper project in Baimskaya for $900 million from a group of investors including Chelsea soccer club owner Roman Abramovich. Miners are especially keen for new copper mines to meet demand for the conductor used in electric vehicles and grids, but many...

  • LONDON/ MOSCOW, Aug 2- Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich is among the sellers of a copper project in Baimskaya, Russia, that Kaz Minerals said on Thursday it has agreed to buy for $900 million, in a bold move into a country many international investors shun. Kaz Minerals, which until now has focused on low-cost copper production in Kazakhstan, said Baimskaya was...

  • BEIJING, June 28- Shanghai base metals prices rose for a second session on Thursday, continuing their recovery from a sell-off triggered by trade war tensions between China and the United States, even as Asian equities continued to be affected. *SHFE COPPER: The most-traded August copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange was up 0.3 percent at 51,730 yuan...

  • LONDON/ MOSCOW, June 27- Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska got a boost on Wednesday in a long-running battle for control of Norilsk Nickel when a high court judge ruled fellow investor Roman Abramovich did not have the right to sell shares in the miner to a third businessman. At London's High Court, Judge Stephen Phillips ruled such a sale by Abramovich, the owner of...

  • LONDON, June 27- Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska was given a boost on Wednesday in a long-running battle for control of Norilsk Nickel when a London court ruled fellow investor Roman Abramovich did not have the right to sell a stake in the miner to a third businessman. At London's High Court, Judge Stephen Philips ruled that such a sale by Abramovich, the owner of...

  • LONDON, June 27- Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska was given a boost on Wednesday in a long-running battle for control of Norilsk Nickel when a London court ruled fellow investor Roman Abramovich did not have the right to sell a stake in the miner to a third businessman. At London's High Court, Judge Stephen Philips ruled that such a sale by Abramovich, the owner of...

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    Christie's could sell $500M of art in a single night, including a "masterpiece" by Lucian Freud.

  • Vladimir Putin, Russia's president, addresses a meeting of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) during Russia Business Week in Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, March 20, 2014.

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  • LONDON, Oct 12- Russian businessman Boris Berezovsky will pay 35 million pounds towards the legal fees of Chelsea Football Club owner Roman Abramovich after failing in a $6 billion London court battle with his former protege, lawyers said.

  • LONDON-- A British court has ordered self-exiled Russian tycoon Boris Berezovsky to pay 35 million pounds in legal costs to fellow Russian Roman Abramovich after losing a lawsuit against him.

  • Sepura gains 3.8 percent after an upbeat first half trading update from the digital communications firm, highlighting new business wins in North America. A healthy order book and robust pipeline of opportunities offers confidence in ongoing progress, " Liberum Capital says in a note repeating its" buy "rating on Sepura.

  • MOSCOW, Oct 11- Russian coking coal miner Raspadskaya said on Thursday it sold 981,000 tonnes of coking coal concentrate in the third quarter, 8 percent less that in the previous three months.

  • Technology provider e2v Technologies falls 4 percent in heavy trading volumes of eight times its 90- day daily average after a warning that it would miss its targets for the year.