With trading in half of all equities halted by Beijing even those Chinese investors wishing to seek a safe haven in gold cannot do so says new report.
The company is also slashing 30% of its foreign employees and 15% of the local workforce.
The undisputed king of oil and gas is making some moves that could change the face of the global refining sector.
ICVL wants boost annual production at its Benga mine from 5.3 million tonnes to 13 million tonnes in the next five years.
This trailblazing company is ahead of the game in the fastest growing region in the world.
“The enquiries among the consumers, mostly women, are increasing."
Today’s data visualization is the most simple breakdown of the world economy that we’ve seen.
A burst of $US3.6 billion ($A4.85 billion) invested in Myanmar's oil and gas sector in the past year is a green light for Australian companies involvement, Australian business representatives say.
The yellow metal was on the brink of five-year lows on Tuesday, with further losses expected in the coming months.
North Korea was the only country to boost coal shipments to China this year as Vietnamese supply slumped.
As heavy selling in early Asian trading hours tossed over a billion dollars’ worth of the bullion on the market in just a few minutes.
Concerned about running out of nuclear fuel, India is creating a strategic uranium reserve to ensure that its atomic reactors can keep producing electricity without interruption.
A wall in a vast coal pit collapsed in the central Philippines early Friday, killing five workers and leaving at least four others missing at a site where a similar deadly accident occurred two years ago, a governor said Friday.
Canadian mine takes top honours but Russia and USA dominate the rankings.
The provisional data of the tax authorities showed a decline of around 8 per cent, and a 15 per cent decline in value terms.
The agreement ends decades of economic sanctions against Iran, and includes reductions in centrifuges, international inspections.
India is meeting stiff resistance in its drive to make the buying of gold jewellery more transparent and to channel demand into paper gold to stop the metal being used to hide billions of dollars of undeclared 'black money'.
The potential agreement could resolve a 12-year dispute over Tehran's nuclear ambitions.
The miner increased production by 32.8% to 35,938 ounces between January and June at its flagship Gedabek mine.
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) concluded a two-day meeting July 10 in Ufa, Russia, just two days after the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) summit in the same city.
A group of scientists is asking international authorities to temporarily halt the approval of new underwater mining contracts until further environmental controls are put in place.
Safe haven no more? Or how to "portray what is evidently a financial and economic crisis as nothing to be concerned about"?
The human rights committee is currently meeting in Geneva, Switzerland, ahead of finalizing its report and is hearing from Canadian non-government groups, including Amnesty, and from the federal government.
Getting — and keeping — a social license to operate, as well as resource nationalism, remain among the top five business risks for the industry.
But New South Wales says the proposed amendment would give social and environmental issues equal standing with the economic in decision making.
The move is part of a plan to sell the government's holdings in 10 state-owned companies over this year and next to boost foreign investment and revive growth.
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