[MELBOURNE] Australian nickel miner Independence Group (IGO) on Monday launched a hostile A$312 million (S$293 million) takeover bid for smaller peer Panoramic Resources and said it had appetite...

NICKEL is hot. The base metal price rocketed to a five-year high a few days ago and while it has eased up a jot since, the market remains bullish about the metal that counts stainless steel as its...

[BEIJING] Goldman Sachs expects nickel prices to reach US$20,000 a tonne in three months, a level not seen since May 2014, after Indonesia said it would expedite a ban on nickel ore exports by two...

CATALIST-LISTED Indonesian nickel miner Silkroad Nickel is proposing to partner Shandong Xinhai (Singapore), a subsidiary of Chinese nickel alloy producer Shandong Xinhai Technology, to build and...

NICKEL has long had a reputation for being among the most volatile industrial metals, but its biggest daily jump in a decade has left even the most seasoned traders astonished.

CATALIST-LISTED Sen Yue is planning to set up a smelting facility in Singapore that will cost some S$4 million to expand the group’s waste management and processing capabilities, it said in a...

[ATHENS] Greece is trying to avert the possible closure of Europe's biggest nickel producer Larco and is looking at ways to ensure there are no interruptions to its electricity supply, a Greek...