Antofagasta PLC (ANTO.L)
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BRUSSELS, Oct 16 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
LONDON, Oct 16 Chilean copper producer Antofagasta Plc has cut back on exploration activities, its chief executive said, part of plans to save about $160 million this year.
BRUSSELS, Oct 12 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
SANTIAGO, Sept 17 Chile's Codelco said on Thursday it restarted its open-pit Andina mine located in the Andes mountains, as mining operations in the world's top copper producer appeared to be unscathed after a powerful earthquake that struck off the coast overnight.
SANTIAGO, Sept 17 Antofagasta Plc said it is inspecting the installations of its flagship Los Pelambres copper mine and expects to progressively restart operations in the coming hours after a strong quake Wednesday night in central Chile forced it to suspend activities.
* Quake is latest natural catastrophe to roil mining in Chile (Adds detail throughout)
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