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2008-10-21 09:00:37

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE: FCX): HIGHLIGHTS -- Net income applicable to common stock for third-quarter 2008 totaled $523 million, $1.31 per share, compared with $775 million, $1.87 per share, for third-quarter 2007.

2008-09-10 00:00:19

By Nick Clark The Norwegian government has launched an unprecedented attack on the UK mining giant Rio Tinto, selling a 500m holding in the company after accusing it of "grossly unethical conduct" relating to environmental damage.

2008-07-22 09:00:55

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE: FCX): HIGHLIGHTS -- Net income applicable to common stock for second-quarter 2008 totaled $947 million, $2.25 per share, compared with $1.1 billion, $2.62 per share, for second-quarter 2007.

2007-12-13 18:00:28

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE: FCX) announced today a new organizational structure for its operations management team following a decision by Tim Snider, President and Chief Operating Officer, to retire effective April 1, 2008.

2006-02-28 03:40:00

Hundreds of native Papuans are demonstrating to demand the closure of a huge mine in Indonesia's Papua province run by the U.S. company Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc, police and witnesses said on Tuesday.

2006-02-25 10:18:19

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Protesters obstructing access to a huge mine owned by a unit of U.S. firm Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. in Indonesia's remote Papua province called off their blockade on Saturday, but it was unclear whether the mine had resumed operations, a senior police official said.


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obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
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