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Peter Ker Korean steel giant POSCO has again flagged the possibility of cashing-in its 15 per cent stake in copper miner Sandfire Resources.
Peter Ker Iron ore prices fell 28 per cent during the March quarter, despite exports from Australia declining
Peter Ker Rio Tinto has revealed a surprise 12 per cent fall in iron ore exports, according to a set of March quarter results that were weaker than analysts had hoped.
Peter Ker and Tess Ingram OZ Minerals has joined a growing flock trying to acquire assets during the downturn in commodity prices, and may expand its horizons into base metals under a new strategy outlined on Monday
Peter Ker OZ Minerals plans to expand its focus beyond copper and gold and look to acquire new assets.
Peter Ker In the manufacturing mecca of Germany, companies are spending an estimated €40 billion ($55 billion) a year on upgrades to ready themselves for the fourth industrial revolution.
Peter Ker Shell's $91 billion takeover bid for BG comes after a period of asset sales and cost cutting in the big oil sector.
Peter Ker and James Thomson With Credit Suisse predicting iron ore to stay at $US45, China has cut taxes to protect its domestic producers, and Andrew Robb says Australian miners must step up their game.
Peter Ker Australia's oil and gas landscape is rapidly being redrawn, with AGL seizing on a gap in the market that will probably be created by Shell's $91 billion acquisition of BG.
Peter Ker Chinese iron ore subsidies have raised doubts over Australia's free trade agreement with China.
Peter Ker AGL will be able to sell gas into the Gladstone LNG plants after buying large quantities of supply from Bass Strait
Peter Ker China has sent a blunt warning to governments in Australia that it will strive to keep its domestic iron ore miners afloat by announcing a new round of tax cuts for the embattled industry.
Peter Ker Companies such as Wesfarmers, ANZ Bank and Bupa are providing adult colouring books to staff to help them cope with the demands of the modern workplace.
Peter Ker Oil and gas major Royal Dutch Shell and BG Group will push ahead with one of the biggest energy deals in history.
Peter Ker The man who ran BHP's iron ore division during the peak of the mining boom says Chinese steel production will likely fall short of expectations
Peter Ker The debt-heavy mining services company has received another takeover bid from private equity firms
Peter Ker India's biggest jewellery maker, billionaire Rajesh Mehta, wants to buy stakes in Australian gold mines and open retail stores in the country.
Peter Ker The previous chairman and previous managing director of PanAust have criticised the strategy deployed by the new management.
Peter Ker PanAust shareholders have lost confidence in the current board and management, and are likely to accept a takeover offer.
Peter Ker PanAust shares have traded higher than GRAM's revised takeover offer on Monday