De Beers eyes tech markets for synthetic diamonds future

Anglo American unit De Beers is going after lucrative, but elusive high-tech markets in quantum computing, as it aims to […]

Oil up but set for weekly loss on stock build, trade row

Oil prices rose on Friday on signs of surging demand in China, the world’s second-biggest oil consumer, although the market […]

Saudi Aramco to invest in refinery-petrochemical project in east China

State oil giant Saudi Aramco signed an agreement on Thursday to invest in a refinery-petrochemical project in eastern China, part […]

Trade off: China soybean imports set for biggest drop in 12 years amid tariff conflict

China’s soybean imports are set to drop by a quarter in the last three months of 2018, their biggest fall […]

Exclusive: Spain to block Berkeley uranium mine project – sources

The Spanish government has decided not to deliver the permits necessary to open the European Union’s only open-cast uranium mine […]

China’s Zhoushan city woos Exxon Mobil for a $7 billion ethylene plant

The Chinese city of Zhoushan is in talks with oil major Exxon Mobil Corp to build a $7 billion ethylene […]