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Nov 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

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UPDATE 2-India cenbank board agrees to support small firms, ease capital norms

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

* RBI to extend capital conservation buffer deadline for banks* RBI agrees on restructuring of loans to small firms -sources* RBI board meeting was cordial and satisfactory -sources* Meeting follows public rift between cenbank, govt (Updates to add detail, quotes, background)By Suvashree Choudhury and Manoj KumarMUMBAI/NEW DELHI, Nov 19 (Reuters) - The board of India's central bank advised it to a...Read More

UPDATE 10-Crude rises slightly despite oversupply fears

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

* OPEC expected to cut supply to prevent glut* Russia says it will discuss deal with OPEC on Dec. 6* EU endorses France's Iran sanctions -diplomats* U.S. oil drilling points to more output: (Updates with settlement prices)By Jessica Resnick-AultNEW YORK, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Crude futures rose ahead of settlement in choppy trade on Monday, supported by a reported drawdown o...Read More

Indian shares end near 7-week closing high ahead of cenbank meet outcome

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Nov 19 (Reuters) - Indian shares ended higher on Monday as investors awaited an outcome of a central bank board meet with the government on key issues related to liquidity, lending rules for banks and handing over surplus reserves to the government.The broader NSE index .NSEI closed 0.76 percent higher at 10,763.40, while the benchmark BSE index .BSESN rose 0.9 percent to close at 35,774.88. Both...Read More

Miners drive European stocks up on trade war hopes, Renault falls

Nov 20, 2018 / Reuters

(For a live blog on European stocks, type LIVE/ in an Eikon news window)LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) - European shares started the week on the front foot, against spreadbetters' early expectations for a fall, as signs of an easing in U.S.-China trade war tensions boosted mining and technology stocks.Miners drove the lion's share of gains in Europe, with the basic resources sector .SXPP up 1.2 percent...Read More

Colombian mining group says tax bill will attract foreign investment

Nov. 19, 2018, 1:10 PM / Reuters

BOGOTA - Colombia's main mining industry group said on Monday it was optimistic a new tax bill that includes a cut to corporate taxes will help attract more foreign investment, allowing companies to boost exploration and output in the coming years.The financing law helps to guarantee the competitiveness of the industry that competes with countries like Peru and Chile for attracting investmentsThe...Read More

Winning Teck's copper mine prize may come down to more than cash

Nov. 19, 2018, 11:20 AM / Bloomberg News

With the second round of bids to secure a piece of Teck Resources Ltd.'s $4.7 billion copper expansion expected in the coming weeks, victory may come down to more than price.Teck, which owns 90 percent of Quebrada Blanca in northern Chile, would like to sell a 30 to 40 percent stake to an outside investor. With the copper market widely forecast to go into deficit as soon as this year and the numbe...Read More

Copper output to spike in world's top producer Chile

Nov. 19, 2018, 10:20 AM / Cecilia Jamasmie

Copper output in Chile, the world's top producer of the metal, is expected to increase 2% by the end of the year and continue to grow steadily during 2019 due to stronger performance from major mines, upgrades to existing operations, and lower risk of labour strikes.According to the latest report by Fitch Solutions Macro Research, the main possible obstacle to the forecast production growth in Chi...Read More

Forex - Weekly Outlook: November 19 - 23

November 19, 2018 / Staff reporter - This week trade tensions and Brexit developments will remain in focus as U.S. markets wind down for the Thanksgiving holiday.Currency traders will be watching for signs that the U.S. and China are seeking to de-escalate their trade dispute after President Donald Trump said he may not impose more tariffs on Chinese imports if China comes up with terms that he and Beijing could agree...Read More

Crude Oil Prices - Weekly Outlook: November 19 - 23

November 19, 2018 / Staff reporter - In the week ahead, oil traders will pay close attention to comments from global crude producers to gauge their readiness on cutting output, after prices suffered their sixth weekly loss in a row.Global oil prices have lost roughly a quarter of their value since early October in what has become one of the biggest declines since a price collapse in 2014, with surging supply and the s...Read More

Gold / Silver / Copper Prices - Weekly Outlook: November 19 - 23

November 19, 2018 / Staff reporter - This week precious metals traders will be watching developments around global trade tensions and geopolitical risks, as well as moves in the U.S. dollar, after gold prices ended higher on Friday, notching up a weekly gain of more than 1%.Safe haven demand for the yellow metal was underpinned following the recent selloff in equity markets, a steep fall in oil pieces and mounting unc...Read More

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares edge ahead, Fed caution drags on dollar

November 19, 2018 / Staff reporter

* Asian stock markets :* Nikkei up 0.4 pct early, US stock futures slip* Confused by mixed signals on Sino-US trade outlook* Dollar subdued as Fed talks about global risks* Oil prices recoup some losses on chance of output cutBy Wayne ColeSYDNEY, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Asian shares inched cautiously higher on Monday amid conflicting signals on the chance of a truce in the Sin...Read More

Miner contesting export duties and penalties in the DRC

19 November 2018 / Staff reporter

DR Congo: Is government intervention the real risk to watch?SPONSOREDverisk maplecroftMahenge the Cinderella of the graphite space?SPONSOREDblack rock miningSky is the limit for BSK at Amarillo GrandeSPONSOREDblue sky uraniumNew Energy brings experience to new dawnSPONSOREDnew energy mineralsHowever the miner is facing an export duty of US$4.3 million and $129.8 million in penalties proposed by th...Read More

TopTung deals itself into Canadian belt consolidation

19 November 2018 / Staff reporter

Look beyond market approach to project valuations: van ZylLeadershipDR Congo: Is government intervention the real risk to watch?SPONSOREDverisk maplecroftMahenge the Cinderella of the graphite space?SPONSOREDblack rock miningSky is the limit for BSK at Amarillo GrandeSPONSOREDblue sky uraniumDr Leon Pretorius' TopTung is banking on the Lac Kelly, Midrim and LaForce projects it will acquire from Me...Read More

Growing signs of a weakening China

19 November 2018 / Staff reporter

The official line from Beijing is that China is managing quite nicely, thanks for asking, now go away. The unofficial line is that pips are starting to squeak with reports that coal imports have been frozen because they risk breaching a government-ordered ceiling, while multiple investment-bank reports from analysts in China and at commodity conferences express concern about the country's eco...Read More

Montana Resources uses high tech to solve bird problem

Nov. 18, 2018, 11:48 AM / Valentina Ruiz Leotaud

Montana Resources, a unit of The Washington Companies that operates the Continental open-pit copper and molybdenum mine in Butte, Montana, recently partnered with Fairweather IT to bring high-tech to its bird hazing program.Since the mid-1990s, the company has run a waterfowl observation and hazing program at its 182-hectare Berkeley Pit but in late 2016, several thousand snow geese died at the to...Read More

Iran to develop small-scale gold mines

Nov. 18, 2018, 9:54 AM / Valentina Ruiz Leotaud

Iran Minerals Production and Supply Company, a subsidiary of state-owned Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization, announced through the country's public broadcaster that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with industry group Iran Mine House and a private company with the idea of developing six small-scale gold and copper mines.With this deal, the Hassan...Read More

India's Central Bank and Government Are Set for a Monday Face Off

November 18, 2018 / Staff reporter

(Bloomberg) -- India’s monetary policy makers and government officials will meet Monday in a board meeting that promises to be anything but its usual dull affair.Locked in a power struggle over how much capital the central bank needs and how tough its lending rules should be, a trained accountant parachuted into the Reserve Bank of India’s board by the government in August may be key t...Read More

DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to Dec 28

November 18, 2018 / Staff reporter

Nov 17 (Reuters) -For other diaries, please see:Top Economic EventsM/DIARYEmerging Markets Economic Events EMRG/DIARYGovernment Debt AuctionsD/DIARYPolitical and General NewsPOL/DIARYU.S. Federal ReserveFED/DIARYToday in WashingtonWASH/DIARY ----------------------------------------------------------- This Diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events -----------------------------------------------...Read More

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

November 18, 2018 / Staff reporter

(Adds Technicolor SA, Visa, General Electric (NYSE:GE), LyondellBasell)Nov 16 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:** Technicolor SA TCH.PA has been exploring options that include a full or partial sale of the French digital media company, as its set-top box business struggles because of higher prices for memory chips, people fam...Read More