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Zinc:Tipping point

Primarily used as a galvanising agent in steel production, zinc is also gaining recognition for its environmental...

Australia

16 DECEMBER 2011

Zambia: Regional leader

For over half a century the mining of copper and cobalt has been an important foreign exchange contributor...

Africa

28 OCTOBER 2011

Zinc: Bouncing back

The global demand for refined zinc metal, excluding China, contracted by 17.6% in 2009, the largest decline...

Africa

10 DECEMBER 2010

Grupo wins battle for Asarco

GRUPO Mexico SAB has won back control of bankrupt subsidiary Asarco LLC after a lengthy battle with Vedanta...

North America

20 NOVEMBER 2009

Shareholders speak up

One of the biggest stories in recent weeks concerns a report produced by lobbyists opposed to the Pebble...

Africa

05 NOVEMBER 2009

Vedanta to raise US$1 billion from convertible bonds

Vedanta Resources plc, India's largest copper producer, is offering US$1 billion of convertible bonds...

Europe/Middle East

12 JUNE 2009

Grupo offers US$2.9 billion to take back Asarco

Grupo Mexico SAB has increased its offer to regain control of its former unit Asarco LLC, and lift Asarco...

Mid-day meals

Vedanta Resources plc has launched an initiative in Orissa, India, to provide 17,000 schoolchildren with...

Leadership

02 APRIL 2009

VEDANTA LIFTS MALCO STAKE

Vedanta said it intends to buy 14.9 million shares at a total cost of Rp1.713 billion. This will increase...

Capital markets

27 MARCH 2009

VEDANTA CHAIRMAN BUYS

Vedanta Resources plc chairman Anil Agarwal spent more then £4 million (US$5.67 million) making on-market...

Africa

20 FEBRUARY 2009