Antofagasta PLC (ANTO.L)
3 Aug 2015
LONDON, July 31 - Barrick Gold Corp's sale of half of its Zaldivar copper mine in Chile to Antofagasta for what analysts say is a pricey $1 billion hit Antofagasta's shares on Friday, but could help Anglo American in its own copper assets sale.
July 31 - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
July 30 - Barrick Gold Corp agreed on Thursday to sell 50 percent of its Zaldivar copper mine in Chile to copper miner Antofagasta Plc for $1 billion in cash, and both parties stressed that this was just the start of more cooperation.
July 30 - Barrick Gold Corp said on Thursday it has reached an agreement to sell 50 percent of its Zaldivar copper mine in Chile to Chile-focused miner Antofagasta Plc for just over $1 billion in cash.
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* Shares fall 1.5 percent (Adds details costs forecast, share price)
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* Announce sale of Aguas De Antofagasta S.A. Its water division, to empresas públicas de medellín (EPM) for a of CLP 596 billion or about $960 million before taxes and transaction costs
SANTIAGO, April 23 - Chilean miner Antofagasta Plc said it had agreed to sell its water utility business Aguas de Antofagasta (Adasa) for $965 milion to Colombia's Empresas Publicas de Medellin.
SANTIAGO - A Chilean court ruled on Wednesday that the tailings dam for Antofagasta Minerals' flagship Los Pelambres copper mine is safe, though a separate appeal has not yet been decided on a judge's ruling to demolish the facility that holds refuse left over from the extraction process.