President Barack Obama is pushing to raise the U.S. minimum wage higher than $7.25 an hour -- the rate it’s been for four years.
Newmont Mining Corp.’s suspended $4.8 billion gold mine in Peru will cost more to build because of the recommendations in a government-commissioned review, Environment Minister Manuel Pulgar said today.
Newmont Mining Corp., the largest U.S. gold producer, reported second-quarter profit that trailed analysts’ estimates as mining costs increased.
Cool Planet Energy Systems Inc., a closely held developer of biofuel refineries, agreed to license its technology to Acritaz Greentech for “multiple” commercial- scale facilities in Malaysia.
Molycorp Inc., the U.S. owner of the largest-rare-earth deposit outside China, declined the most in almost seven months after reporting a larger second-quarter loss than analysts expected.