- MOD Resources said it would hold a shareholder meeting in October to vote on its proposed acquisition by Sandfire Resources, with the deal having received approval from competition regulators in Botswana.

The meeting to approve the deal would be held on 1 October in Perth, Australia.

MOD Resources continued to back the deal, 'in the absence of a superior proposal for the company and subject to the independent expert continuing to indicate that the scheme is in the best interests of MOD shareholders'.

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