Investors were worried about Greece and where its future lies in the eurozone.
Copper futures down 2.8% so far in the week while all other metals fare better.
President Xi expects two-way trade between China and Latin America to rise to $500bn within 10 years.
Archaeologists have found mummies in the Tambo River Delta that predate Tiwanaku by almost 500 years
South Africa-based bank launched investigation into irregularities at north-east China port
Indian rupee may come under pressure following downbeat economic data.
Chinese stocks pulled down by interest rate liberalisation pressure.
There is no substitute for metals used in devices such as smartphones and tablet computers, scientists say.
Hang Seng China Enterprises Index forecast to rise 19% by the end of 2014.
Air base in southern town of Brak al-Shati stormed by civilians trying to steal ammunitions and copper
Ed Miliband has accused David Cameron of engaging in smears over the Co-op scandal and demanded a clean election.
Indian archaeologists have stopped excavation at the ruined Unnao Fort in Daundia Khera village in Uttar Pradesh.
Efforts of Indian archaeologists digging at Unnao Fort in Daundia Khera village Uttar Pradesh hoping to uncover 1,000 tons of gold might go in vain.
Kate Middleton showed off an impressively flat midriff as she reignited her love for physical activity at a sports workshop.
Can a £60 pair of in-ear headphones match up to the premium products?
Shanghai sees cautious trade ahead of the release of China's third quarter GDP data.
Kate Middleton to attend SportsAid Athlete Workshop at Copper Box in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Three campaign groups launch legal challenge in Europe over online privacy against GCHQ.
Amur tells IBTimes UK about nickel / copper exploration in east Russia
Shanghai bucks the trend as government opens free trade zone.