Currently viewing Global edition

Rusal rejects Norilsk's latest offer

The board of UC Rusal has rejected a US$12.8 billion offer from MMC Norilsk Nickel, the world's largest...

Europe/Middle East

04 MARCH 2011

Court setbacks for Rusal

UC Rusal has suffered further legal setbacks in its attempt to loosen the hold of Vladimir Potanin on...

Europe/Middle East

04 MARCH 2011

Court rulings against Rusal

UC Rusal has suffered another setback in its attempt to loosen the hold of Vladimir Potanin on MMC Norilsk...

Europe/Middle East

02 MARCH 2011

Former Falconbridge chief to chair IGE Nordic

IGE Resources AB has nominated Øyvind Hushovd, the former CEO of Falconbridge as chairman of IGE Nordic...

Europe/Middle East

25 FEBRUARY 2011

Rusal maintains pressure on Norilsk

UC Rusal has nominated a long list of candidates to be directors of MMC Norilsk Nickel in the ongoing...

Base metals

11 FEBRUARY 2011

Independence launches takeover offer for Jabiru

Australia nickel producer Independence Group NL is looking to expand its commodity-base with a A$532...

Australia

11 FEBRUARY 2011

Xstrata profit higher as conditions improve

Xstrata plc's profit surged in 2010 as the diversified miner benefitted from a more favourable operating...

Africa

09 FEBRUARY 2011

Crowflight to raise funds

Vancouver-based Crowflight Minerals Inc plans to raise US$30 million for various purposes, including...

North America

04 FEBRUARY 2011

Apex sells Gidgee

Apex Minerals NL has sold its Gidgee exploration project in Western Australia to nickel miner Panoramic...

Australia

04 FEBRUARY 2011

Norilsk completes US$3.5bn share buyback

OAO Norilsk Nickel has completed a previously announced share buyback by purchasing a 7.2% stake from...

Base metals

28 JANUARY 2011

Rusal files lawsuits seeking to halt Norilsk's buyback

United Co Rusal, the world's largest aluminum company, has filed lawsuits in Russia seeking to stop OAO...

Europe/Middle East

14 JANUARY 2011

Contractor sues Crowflight

Dumas Contracting Ltd has sued Crowflight Minerals Inc for C$7.13 million (US$7.1 million) while also...

North America

14 JANUARY 2011