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There might not be a rush to the bookshops, but the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development...

PGMs

24 SEPTEMBER 2010

PotashCorp takes BHPB to court over hostile takeover

BHP Billiton has defended its hostile US$40 billion takeover offer for Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan...

Australia

24 SEPTEMBER 2010

BHPB takes aim at PotashCorp following lawsuit

BHP Billiton has defended its hostile US$40 billion takeover offer for Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan...

North America

23 SEPTEMBER 2010

Continental cracks export equation

CONTINENTAL Coal now has half a billion tonnes of resources and the mining base in South Africa to take...

Bulks

22 SEPTEMBER 2010

BHPB adds a month to PotashCorp acceptance deadline

BHP Billiton has extended the acceptance deadline for the hostile US$130/share bid for Canada's Potash...

Australia

21 SEPTEMBER 2010

Gold wars

Next month marks the fifth anniversary of the death, at the age of 74,of Ferdinand Lips, who was arguably...

PGMs

17 SEPTEMBER 2010

Gold wars

Next month marks the fifth anniversary of the death, at the age of 74, of Ferdinand Lips, who was arguably...

PGMs

17 SEPTEMBER 2010

PotashCorp warns shareholders of 'marathon' takeover

THE chief executive of PotashCorp of Saskatchewan Inc, Bill Doyle (pictured), has prepared shareholders...

Australia

17 SEPTEMBER 2010

Shining metal

We are entering a seasonally strong period for precious metals but most of the investor interest this...

PGMs

10 SEPTEMBER 2010

BHPB faces potash competition

BHP Billiton's hostile US$40 billion bid for Canadian company Potash Corp of Saskatchewan Inc faces competition,...

Africa

10 SEPTEMBER 2010

Botswana coal beckons

WHILE its Chirundi uranium project remains a priority, African Energy is hoping a coal discovery in Botswana...

Bulks

07 SEPTEMBER 2010

First light

It might be because we are not quite out of the ‘Silly Season', when news gets blown out of all proportion,...

PGMs

03 SEPTEMBER 2010