Coal bosses see a need to address climate risk, but say Poland must use thermal coal for electricity until it has a better option.
'We are praying that they come out alive' - Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma.
The union's Sibanye-Stillwater members remain on strike, disputing the miner's argument the action is now illegal.
If prices come down, we might see some buying because both the new year and the Chinese new year are coming up.
The refinery will initially be able to produce 3 metric tons of gold each month, and 1 ton of silver.
The company produces copper and gold at its Red Chris, Mount Polley and Huckleberry mines and lead and zinc at half-owned Ruddock Creek mine, all in British Columbia.
Paulson's campaign could have implications across the sector, where activism is historically low, returns have been disappointing, compensation is above-average and insider ownership is below-average.
Aurizon's 4 major railways in the Bowen Basin of Queensland, the world's largest coking coal export region, carry coal from mines owned by BHP Billiton , Glencore , Anglo American and Peabody Energy.
Aluminium smelters in China are struggling to make money at current Shanghai aluminium prices resulting in significant output cutbacks.
Paulson, who owns about 6% stake in the gold miner, had nominated eight members to the board.
Waterton, which raised its stake in the company to nearly 10% from 7%, also said it had withdrawn its request for a special shareholders' meeting.
Nickel is one of Cuba’s most important exports, but revenue from it has suffered in recent years due to a decline in production and prices.
"The aim of this share purchase is so that the company can have full control over its subsidiaries owned indirectly by Kangaroo Resources."
Coal railway workers at Australian hauler Aurizon Holdings Ltd are planning strikes after a breakdown in pay negotiations, their trade union said.
Helped by an increase in the rand basket price and improved operational performance.
Workers downed tools in November after the bullion producer announced plans to cut 1,100 jobs at the mine - near a third of its workforce.
Potentially putting an end to a strike that has seen almost half of its employees down tools since mid-November.
It would make them the first listed companies to mine there in that sector for two years, Mining Minister said.
Eskom, which has implemented power cuts due to coal shortages and poor plant performance, said it wants the government to take on $7 billion of its debts.
Larco, which is 55% owned by the Greek state, owes about 280 million euros in unpaid electricity bills to state-controlled power utility Public Power Corp.
Vale has focused on sales of better quality iron ore, mostly from its S11D project in Pará state, as demand for the cleaner and less polluting product rises in China, its main market.
This will mean Geoscience Australia and the United States Geological Survey (USGS) will work closely on exploration, extraction, processing and research and development.
The company hired BNP Paribas to coordinate a $400 million sharia-compliant loan financing.
Africa's No.2 copper producer plans to introduce new mining duties, replace Value Added Tax with sales tax and increase royalties to help bring down mounting debt.
It is "absolutely critical" that Europe protect itself with measures to restrict imports of steel and remedy weaknesses in its existing system.