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2 hrs ago | In-PharmaTechnologist.com
Opiate API manufacturer Macfarlan Smith has been fined A 12,000 for failing to ensure the safety of an employee injured at its plant in Scotland in 2011.
6 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington
The Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy says 41-year-old Michael Junior Justice of Rowe died Wednesday following an incident at CONSOL Energy's Buchanan Mine No.
6 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald
Tenacious: Sources say Mr Tinkler hopes to sell Wilkie Creek into a WA shell company.
10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha
Back in April of this year, Barrick Gold announced that it had been informed by Newmont Mining Corporation that Newmont's Board had decided to terminate merger discussions with the company.
10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha
In Part 1 of this article, I discussed why a merger of Barrick and Newmont , creating one company in the process, wasn't a good idea.
14 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha
For a company whose market capitalization is under $1 billion, Molycorp, Inc. sure has a lot of rabid interest.
17 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Gold Fields is exploring two new mining methods at its South Deep mine, which would have become South Africa's biggest for bullion by 2015 had it not been for delays, chief executive Nick Holland said.
This week, BHP Billiton announced that it plans to spin off some US$16 billion in businesses in order to focus on iron , copper , coal , petroleum and possibly potash .
BP PLC , ConocoPhillips , Chevron Corp. , BHP Billiton Ltd. and Venari Resources LLC were the most active bidders in the lease sale that drew high bids for 81 tracts covering 433,823 acres on the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf offshore of Texas.
BHP Billiton Limited announced a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, August 20th, Analyst RN reports.
Nanophase Technologies Director R Janet Whitmore bought 1,150 shares of Nanophase Technologies stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 19th.
Manchester University and Steel Dynamics, Inc. are teaming up for a specialized program at the University's Fort Wayne Campus.
Commodities group Glencore became the first of the large miners to honour promises to return cash to shareholders, announcing a share buyback programme of up to $1-billion as it reported forecast-beating first-half profit.
Energy and mining giant BHP Billiton Ltd. will spin off its aluminum, manganese, nickel, silver and some of its coal operations into a new company, called only "NewCo" for now.
Contents from a tailings pond is pictured going down the Hazeltine Creek into Quesnel Lake near the town of Likely, B.C. on August, 5, 2014.
Users of the social media site Pinterest share photos of tattoos that just may cross the boundaries of good taste.
Silver stocks such as Pan American Silver and the ETF iShares Silver Trust also tumbled down last week.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 09:08 pm
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