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Anglo American will return a whopping US$4.1 billion to shareholders after making its best ever half-year profit haul, thanks to rising commodity prices and increased global economic activity. The diversified global miner reported pre-tax profits of $10.1 billion for the six months to June, up from $1.7 billion in the same period last...

US-based Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) has launched a new environmental, social and governance (ESG) standard which seeks to further improve conditions for workers, the environment and communities across the mining sector. The Responsible Minerals Assurance Process (RMAP) ESG Standard seeks to help miners navigate expectations by providing a...

Anglo American has announced it will separate its South African coal assets into a new business later this year, amid growing calls to ditch the polluting commodity from its ESG-focused investor base. The demerged company, named Thungela Resources, will list on the Johannesburg and London stock...