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17 May
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Alba starts drilling at Irish base metals site

Alba Mineral Resources said it had started drilling at its base metals project in the Republic of Ireland.

16 May
Premier Oil gains after upgrading production guidance

Premier Oil's shares jumped on Thursday after the oiler upgraded its full-year production guidance as a strong improvement from operations in the UK drove expectations higher.

16 May
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Anglo Asian raises production target as profits surge

Anglo Asian Mining set a higher production target for 2018 after booming production drove profit sharply higher in 2018.

14 May
Brent futures jump after drone attack against Saudi pipeline

Crude oil futures popped higher on Tuesday after the Saudi energy minister said that oil installations in the east of the country had been attacked by armed drones and reiterated a call to action against Iranian-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen.

14 May
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Rio Tinto boss says miners must respond to pressure for change

Rio Tinto's boss has warned the mining industry needs to adapt or have change forced on it as pressures intensify.

14 May
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BHP CEO predicts strong future under all scenarios

BHP's chief executive said his company had a strong future no matter how climate change and other developments play out.

13 May
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Ascent Resources revenue more than doubles

Ascent Resources more than doubled annual revenue and reduced its loss as the oil and gas company increased production.

13 May
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Saudi Arabia reports attacks on two of its oil tankers

Saudi Arabia reported attacks on two of its oil tankers off the coast of the United Arab Emirates in a sign of rising tension in the Middle East.

10 May
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Old boys' club LME hires Huey Evans as first woman chair

The London Metal Exchange has appointed Gay Huey Evans as the first woman to chair one of the City’s last bastions of unreconstructed male behaviour.

10 May
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Lonmin warns on sales as takeover drags on

Lonmin warned annual sales would be at the lower end of expectations on Friday after production fell and the platinum miner was disrupted by delays to its planned takeover.

08 May
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Commodities: Prices rangebound ahead of US-China trade talks

Overall, commodity prices were rangebound on Wednesday, with traders opting to stay put as they waited on the result of the next round of US-China trade talks.

03 May
Commodities: Iranian oil minister warns of possible OPEC collapse

Metals and energy futures moved higher at the end of the week, boosted by a stronger-than-expected reading on the US jobs market, although remarks from Iranian officials that OPEC was in danger of collapsing may have tempered gains in the latter.

03 May
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Tories and Labour suffer local election losses, pound jumps

The Conservative and Labour parties both lost ground at local elections on Friday, with smaller parties and independent candidates hoovering up more seats as voters expressed their frustration over Brexit deadlock.

03 May
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Trans-Siberian Gold to buy back shares from big investors

Trans-Siberian Gold shares fell after the company said it would buy back shares from two of its biggest investors.

02 May
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Commodities: WTI skids lower on reports Russian output cuts falling short

Energy futures slumped following reports that Moscow's oil output cuts were falling short of the targeted levels and the arrival of clean Russian crude to Belarus, which pointed to a prompt resolution of the recent disruption of supplies to Eastern Europe.

30 Apr
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Commodities: Gains for energy and metals offsets weakness in grains and cocoa

Strength in energy and metals offset widespread weakness in the soft commodities space on Tuesday despite soft readings on various key surveys linked to the Chinese economy.

29 Apr
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Ferrexpo rejects Deloitte view on delay to Blooming Land probe

Ferrexpo rejected Deloitte's assertion that it delayed a review into donations to the Blooming Land charity in Ukraine in the latest exchange between the company and its former auditor over the affair.

26 Apr
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Deloitte quits as Ferrexpo auditor after clash over charity donations

Ferrexpo shares plunged on Friday after Deloitte quit as its auditor following a disagreement between the company and the accountancy firm over donations made to a charitable foundation.

25 Apr
Commodities: Brent dips despite reports of some Russian oil exports being suspended

Commodity prices dipped on Thursday amid reports that some Russian oil shipments to Europe had been cut off due to concerns around quality.

24 Apr
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Petropavlovsk production dips but profits boosted by cost-cutting

Petropavlovsk's shares dipped on Wednesday after the gold miner reported a drop in annual revenues on the back of a decrease in gold sales and production, though results were still ahead of expectations.