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Rio Tinto has chosen current chief financial officer Jakob Stausholm as its new CEO, replacing Jean-Sébastien Jacques in the role after he was forced to step down amid widespread condemnation of the miner’s destruction of ancient Aboriginal rock art in Western Australia. The world’s second largest...

Copper producers around the world have moved to halt or cut back operations and slow construction projects of the bellwether metal as the global COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak continues. In South America, where the bulk of the world’s copper is produced, several mining giants have announced various...