A vast stockpile of the indium
formerly held by China's Fanya Metal Exchange was sold on
Saturday, in a second attempt, as Kunming Rongke New Materials
bid around $416 million for the hoard.
The fate of the 3,609.46 tonnes of indium – several years’
Thunderstorms lashed parts of
Australia's east coast early on Saturday, causing road closures
and flash flooding, but the country was still battling nearly
100 bushfires and some of the affected areas remained dry.
International Monetary Fund
Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said on Friday the lender
has had "very constructive" exchanges with Argentina's new
Peronist government and would do whatever possible to assist the
Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou to the United States based
on American sanctions against Iran would set a dangerous
precedent and could even undermine Canada's policy towards Iran,
Meng's lawyers argued in court documents released on Friday.
The U.S. Supreme Court on
Friday took up an appeal by President Donald Trump's
administration seeking to enforce new federal rules allowing
employers to obtain religious exemptions from an Obamacare
requirement that health insurance that they provide to employees
pays for women's birth control.