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The world puts pressure on China to free up its raw materials, while at the bottom of the ocean, Japanese explorers discover a new stash of rare-earth minerals.
Every day there's some new headline out of China about how it's going to stockpile more rare earths, or tax their exports more heavily, and each time, shares of the big rare earths companies surge, most notably MolyCorp. Today the h...
A few links to start off your day: Shark's fin ban, migrant children in Beijing, and fresh fights between China and the Vatican [ more › ]
A few links to start off your day: Teenage Tibetan self-immolation, Tehran nukes talk and a ‘trust deficit' with China [ more › ]