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26Nov/15

Glencore’s Zambia copper mining unit lays off 4,300 workers – company and union sources

Lusaka, Zambia (Reuters) – Glencore’s Zambian unit has laid off 4,300 workers, union and company sources said on Tuesday, as the mining and trading company deepens cuts in copper output to support flagging prices.
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12Oct/15

Copper gains on output cuts but China worries persist

Mining giant Glencore looks to sell copper mines in Australia and Chile to reduce its debt.

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07Sep/15

Glencore to suspend dividend, sell new shares to cut debt

Mining and commodities trading firm Glencore announces it will suspend dividends, sell assets and raise $2.5 billion in a new share issue as it aims to cut its debt by a third to $20 billion by the end of next year.

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20Mar/15

Peruvian mayor of town near giant copper project assassinated

The mayor of a Peruvian town near a controversial multi-billion dollar mining project assassinated in an apparent ambush.

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