Australia's gold miners drive M&A revival SYDNEY, May 26- Gold miners are spearheading a wave of merger and acquisition activity in Australia, riding a rebound in local gold prices to pounce on projects promising quick growth. We've seen more M&A in Australia in 2015 than in the past five years, " Ian Murray, chairman of Perth- based Gold Road Resources Ltd told Reuters, referring broadly to the level of...
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Peru suspends civil liberties in region after 4th death LIMA, Peru- Peru's government said it was suspending civil liberties in a southern coastal valley after a fourth death in violent anti-mining protests against a Mexican-owned copper mining project. One protester was killed and four injured Friday in clashes, which have escalated since farmers mounted resistance two months ago to the $1.4 million project...
Source: The Associated Press
UPDATE 2-Peru strike spares output at top copper, zinc and gold mines LIMA, May 18- Some mining unions in Peru took part in a national strike on Monday but plans for a wider stoppage were upended at several large mines because workers feared losing their jobs and companies resorted to replacement labor. Iron output from the Peru unit of Shougang Group Co Ltd had been halted as workers downed tools, said union leader Julio Ortiz.
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Tech rally: 3 ETFs ready to pop While the market continues to trade sideways, CNBC Pro used a proprietary method to scan for ETFs that could move higher.
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