The news comes of the heels of the creation of a new aluminum division, BHP Billiton Aluminum Pty Ltd.
The company has been trying to sell its 41.3% stake in Mount Nimba in Guinea since July 2012, as a boost to its plans to exit West Africa and focus its investments elsewhere in the world.
The respondents placed more importance on high quality equipment that could support the efficient operation of a mine rather than being the lowest-cost equipment available.
The Quebec-based exploration company originally acquired a 60% interest in the property from Breakwater Resources in 2010.
He added that the miners are demanding their wages to more than double, an increase the three companies say is unaffordable.
The city’s lawyer Greg McDade stated Trans Mountain has not consulted with or obtained any agreements with the city’s fire, police, and emergency services.
Paragon will now hold 80% of the equity in the project, together with the Government of Lesotho holding 20%.
The reservoir will provide sufficient water for the Vancouver-based junior company’s construction and operational needs, as well as for local communities in Burkina Faso.
The company has been facing a string of attacks as of late.
Six-year-old mining dispute between El Salvador and Vancouver-based miner still seeking a conclusion
A $315 million damage claim.
The bank suggests Taseko should merge with other fellow Canadian miners and form “B.C. Mining Inc,” creating a significant producer with low political risk.
The world's largest steel producer expects global consumption to increase by approximately 3% to 3.5% this year.
The vote would involve miners who are willing to take part and inquire whether they wanted to return to work.
ENRC was delisted from the London Stock Exchange after the largest investor backed the founders' US$4.5 billion takeover last year.
"Despite a handful of normal start-up issues, the operations team maintained operating costs within expectations.”
Vale claims water quality at the creek is back to normal.
Thursday's report highlighted the 12-hole, 4,230-metre 2014 winter diamond drilling program at the Western Flank.
BSGR denied any laws were broken and accused president Conde and his allies of attempting to steal BSGR’s assets.
Data from Association of Workers' Compensation Board of Canada, shows a total of 69 Canadians have died in mining-related accidents since 2012.
The Indonesian government plans to increase export tax on copper concentrates to 35% by January 2015.
The processing is expected to gradually increase to 5,000 tonnes per day over the next three months.
This will authorize additional area for surface exploration, reducing operational and regulatory uncertainty for the project and extending the proposed project life.
The majors continue to focus on rigorous cost control measures and disciplined M&A activities and juniors still seek the right opportunities.
The autonomous trucks cut costs by reducing the need to house, feed and employ four drivers.
Lucara has discovered rare diamonds in the past, including a 9.46-carat blue diamond that fetched $4.5 million in 2012.