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12:20 pm Coal sector 2018 outlook: The government is looking at 2018 with renewed optimism for the coal sector in the wake of demand upturn and expecting 6-7 per cent growth in supply of the dry fuel next year. Also, the government

SYDNEY : Australia’s 300,000-tonnes-per-year Portland aluminium smelter is operating at below a third of its capacity after power to the plant was temporarily knocked out three weeks ago, operator Alcoa Corp said on Wednesday. The smelter was hit when a

MELBOURNE : A plan by Zambia to put a duty on copper concentrates imports could put a kink in the global supply chain for the metal, industry sources said, by forcing neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to send surplus

MELBOURNE : London copper hung near a two-month low on Thursday on evidence of mounting supply and nickel weakened after lower shipments to China, with base metal prices also facing headwinds from a stronger dollar.The greenback bobbed higher in Asia

TOKYO : Asian stocks edged up early on Thursday and the dollar fell after the Federal Reserve’s latest meeting minutes showed policymakers were in no hurry to add to U.S. borrowing costs. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan

Bullions: Precious metals cut its gains on Tuesday after mixed U.S. economic data failed to give clarity on the prospects for a U.S. interest rate rise this year and the U.S. dollar pared losses from a seven-week low. Precious metals