U.S. President Donald Trump will meet on Friday with the leaders of the Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica and Saint Lucia at his Florida resort, the White House said in a statement on Tuesday.
BEIJING, March 11- Zinc prices rose on Monday, driven by dwindling London Metal Exchange inventories as well as a pledge from China's central bank to increase loans and lower borrowing costs after a sharp drop in bank lending in February. *ZINC: Three-month LME zinc rose as much as 1.3 percent to $2,746.50 a tonne, and stood at $2,740.50 as of 0344 GMT.
JAKARTA, March 8- The Indonesian government has approved one-year export allowances for copper concentrate for miners PT Freeport Indonesia and PT Amman Mineral Nusa Tenggara, officials from the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources said on Friday. Freeport will be given an allowance of 198,282 wet tonnes of copper concentrate, while Amman will get...
JAKARTA, March 8- The Indonesian government issued one-year export recommendations for copper concentrate to miners PT Freeport Indonesia and PT Amman Mineral Nusa Tenggara, officials from the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources said on Friday. Freeport was given an allowance of 198,282 wet tonnes of copper concentrate, while Amman was given 336,100...
*Trade talks enter higher level in Beijing. Feb 14- U.S. stocks recovered from declines triggered by bleak retail data to trade flat on Thursday, as investors focused on signs of progress in the ongoing U.S.- China trade talks. It is creating a risk to outlook from some of these companies in more cyclical areas like retail, "said Hugo Rogers, chief investment...
Apart from reputational damage, inclusion on the list complicates financial relations with the European Union.
BEIJING, Dec 19- Shanghai copper hit a three-month low overnight and led base metals sharply lower on Wednesday, as investors concerned about global economic growth waited to see whether the U.S. *SHFE COPPER: The most-traded February copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange fell by 1.6 percent to 48,220 yuan a tonne as of 0201 GMT, having slid as much as 2...
MANILA, Oct 18- London copper edged lower on Thursday as the U.S. dollar strengthened after minutes from the Federal Reserve's meeting last month showed more interest rate increases are likely for the rest of the year. The most-traded December copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange gained 0.2 percent to 50,170 yuan a tonne. *CHINA ECONOMY: Li, while on a...
MANILA, Oct 18- London copper steadied on Thursday, with investors opting for caution after Chinese Premier Le Keqiang said China's economy faces increasing downward pressure amid an ongoing trade war with the United States. The most-traded December copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange gained 0.4 percent to 50,280 yuan a tonne.
*Freeport optimistic 51 pct divestment to conclude this year. JAKARTA, Sept 27- Indonesia's energy ministry plans to hold a ceremony on Thursday linked to a $3.9 billion share purchase deal involving Freeport McMoRan, Rio Tinto and state miner Inalum, it said in a document. U.S. mining giant Freeport in July agreed on a price and structure for the sale of a majority...
Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, has already lashed the Caribbean with devastating winds and torrential rain.
Hurricane Irma weakened slightly on Saturday as it battered Cuba's northern coast.
Hurricane Irma is among the most powerful Atlantic storms in half a century.
Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, howled past Puerto Rico on Wednesday.
Hurricane Irma, possibly the most forceful Atlantic storm in a century, was heading for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands Tuesday.
If at first you don't succeed, try again--but this time within the continental United States.
People who splurged on a pricey ticket for a so-called luxury concert did not get what they expected.
The athlete inks a multiyear deal to promote Bridgestone golf balls.
Hurricane Matthew killed more than 800 people in Haiti before it skirted Florida's coast on Friday and plowed northward just off Georgia.
Hurricane Matthew was nearing the Bahamas, regaining some of the strength it had lost after swiping Cuba and leaving a trail of destruction in Haiti.