[JOHANNESBURG] Chinese and Spanish developers that want to build Africa's biggest hydropower plant in the Democratic Republic of Congo agreed to form a single consortium in an accord the country...

[NEW YORK] Seven months after the United States and China signed a preliminary agreement to temper their trade war, Beijing's purchases of US agricultural goods have yet to reach the deal's target...

[PORT LOUIS] Fuel spilling from a Japanese bulk carrier that ran aground on a reef in Mauritius two weeks ago is creating an ecological disaster, endangering corals, fish and other marine life...

[SAO PAULO] Food processor JBS SA is hiring 5,200 additional workers in Brazil, seeking to boost output in a key export base while fending off the threat of the novel coronavirus, which disrupted...

[PARIS] Suez SA's planned sale of a continental European waste management business is attracting early interest from German retail tycoon Dieter Schwarz, people with knowledge of the matter said...

[MEXICO CITY] Venezuelan state-run oil firm PDVSA has begun offering to ship its own oil, figuring in the costs in crude supply deals to help customers who have struggled to hire vessels to carry...

[NEW YORK] Gold fell from a record as better-than-expected US jobs data signalled the economic rebound is still making headway. Selling was also exacerbated as traders fixed the London gold price...

GOLD REPORT

GOLD contracts started the week on a positive note Monday morning on safe-haven buying, as the worsening Covid-19 pandemic continues to stifle the US economy and uncertainty arose over...

[NEW YORK] Oil prices fell nearly 2 per cent on Friday, limiting their weekly gain due to concerns the global recovery could falter from a resurgence of coronavirus cases.

[MELBOURNE] Fortescue Metals Group said on Friday it will review plans at an iron ore mine in Western Australia after an Indigenous group said a planned expansion threatened sacred sites,...