Anglo American Platinum Swings to Profit
Anglo American Platinum Ltd. (AMS.JO), the world's biggest platinum producer, swung to a profit in the first half of the year helped by better sales volumes, but the company warned that inflation and the expectation of further supply disruptions will put a strain on margins during the rest of the year.
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Anglo American Platinum Warns Unions Ahead of Wage Talks
Anglo American Platinum Ltd. (AMS.JO), the world's biggest platinum producer, warned Monday that unrealistic wage demands from unions in South Africa in upcoming negotiations could put more jobs in jeopardy.
Seoul To Launch a Spot Market for Gold in First Quarter
The South Korean government is mining for gold in the nation's underground economy as it hunts for revenue to pay for President Park Geun-hye's spending pledges.
Spot Gold Hits One-Month High as Dollar Weakens, Shorts Covered
Gold prices surged to one-month highs Monday as the dollar retreated and a break above $1,300 a troy ounce prompted a rush to close out bets that gold prices would fall.
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