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Mining in the Mekong: Myanmar to outperform, Thailand to underperform – report  

Myanmar is expected to lead in the Mekong region for mining industry growth, driven by the high production growth of tin, lead and coal.

Global coal mining industry sees compound annual growth

The global coal mining market is growing, with a CAGR of close to 2% from 2018-2022.

The top ten zinc producing mines in the world

India clinches the title for largest zinc mine with Rampura Agucha.

Hawkeye stakes new claims in Golden Triangle

HAWKEYE has claimed another 137 hectares at the company’s McBride property in British Columbia’s Golden Triangle.

LME reforms must meet international standards, Global Witness warns

Global Witness warns that the LME must ensure its members go beyond paper-based compliance activities.

ALROSA extracts rare fancy intense yellow diamond

It is the largest yellow rough diamond mined at ALROSA's deposits this year.

Billions of British investment pounds predicted to enter Kazakhstan market

Kazakhstan is an “overlooked powerhouse” and one of the world’s next big investment destinations was the message delivered.

Blackham secures $23 million for Wiluna gold project

The deal follows the restart of open pit mining at Wiluna, which has produced more than 4.4 million ounces of gold since 1896.

Denison Mines flags first deposit for ISR mining in the Athabasca basin

Canada’s Athabasca Basin has become the prime destination for high-grade uranium, with grades in excess of 100x global averages.

Great Panther acquires Brazil gold miner for $105 million

The transaction includes the acquisition of three producing mines and an advanced stage project.

GT Gold's stocks soar following drill results at Tatogga

Vancouver- based GT Gold Corp.’s (TSX.V: GTT) stock is trading at $0.75 following an announcement of a major new discovery.

Birimian eyes 2020 production at $199m Mali lithium mine

The Goulamina mine is one of the world’s largest undeveloped high-grade lithium deposits and will represent 15% of the current global lithium supply.

Avino can raise $25m through F-3 filing

The Form F-3 will provide Avino with a strategic option to finance continued growth.

Several people hurt in blast at Brazil steelmaker Usiminas' plant

Brazilian steelmaker Usinas Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais said said none of the injuries were severe.

How to close the loop on lithium-ion battery recycling

Find the cobalt.

Colibri Resource intersects 61 metres with an average grade of 0.75 grams per tonne gold

The Maritime-based junior is drilling its Pilar Gold Project in Sonora, Mexico. 

Private equity firm to deploy $550 million into mining sector

Targeting close or ready for production.

Prosper One enters Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to spend $3m to earn 55% of lithium Chile's Pintadas Norte project.

Prosper One and Lithium Chile will enter into a joint venture agreement where Prosper One may earn a 55% interest in Lithium Chile’s Pintadas Norte project.

Vancouver miners are hiring: report

Vancouver miners will add 10% more employees in the third quarter of 2018.

Wheaton Precious Metals, Cobalt 27 acquire cobalt stream from Vale for US$690M

"We see numerous similarities between cobalt and silver."

Lucara recovers 472 carat diamond, third largest ever for Karowe

Recovered from the Karowe Diamond Mine located in Botswana.

Atac Resources receives positive decision for all-season tote road to the Rackla gold property

“The receipt of a positive joint Decision Document between the First Nation of Na-Cho Nyak Dun and the Yukon Government is a major de-risking milestone for the Company and all three projects within the Rackla Gold Property,” states ATAC’s President and CEO, Graham Downs.

New shaft will extend EU's largest gold mine to 2035

The biggest gold mine in the European Union is getting a new lease on life, thanks to a shaft sinking project that will increase throughput by 25%.

First Majestic Silver output climbs

The Mexico-focused miner produced 4 million ounces of silver in the third quarter of 2017 from its six operating silver mines.

Fireweed Drills Wide High Grade Mineralization at Macmillan Pass Project including 10.20% Zinc, 6.28% Lead and 87.7 g/t Silver over 24.4 meters (True Width)

“We are excited to see these results not just confirm the historic grades, but also exceed them significantly in places.”