Daily Telegraph, 20-02-2009
Anglo American, the world’s biggest platinum producer, plans to cut 19,000 jobs by the end of the year as the boom in commodities comes crashing down. The company, which owns a 45pc stake in Diamond producer De Beers and employs about 100,000 people around the world, made the announcement after revealing profits dropped to $5.2bn last year from $7.3bn.
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