The blue Nassak, also called ‘Eye of Lord Shiva,’ is a 43.38-carat diamond.
Vedanta wants to double its smelter capacity from 400kt to 800kt p.a in 24 months.
Some 200 litres of cyanide solution were released into the environment.
Officials from the Mine Safety Health Administration have taken over the investigation.
Following a community outcry, Aben Resources and Eagle Plains Resources decided to suspend their planned drill program at the Chico Gold Project.
GFG says this is the first ever systematic, district-scale exploration program in an under-explored portion of the Abitibi greenstone belt.
With few exceptions, no one knew about this gem's existence.
CEO George Burns recognized that 2017 was a challenging year.
It's an electrically conducting crystal, made from layers of iron and tin atoms, with each atomic layer arranged in the repeating pattern of a kagome lattice.
The company has entered into an agreement to buy Aurenere, a project located in the northern Spanish province of Lleida.
The share sale may be worth up to $2.4 billion if BNDESPar, the investment arm of state development bank BNDES, also sells part of its Vale stake.
The Toronto-based company has agreed to sell its 100% interest in 16 unpatented mining claims comprising Rockstar.
Harvard researchers combined cyanide and copper in an airtight quartz container and their findings are impressive.
The BURNCO project is expected to create 40 full-time-equivalent positions per year over the two-year construction period.
Workers marched on Saturday in Mullan, Idaho, to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the strike.
January profits for the Sukari gold mine are making headlines in the country.
The project is being proposed by Toronto-based Aquila Resources.
According to AP, an Albuquerque law firm filed 13 claims totalling $120 million, but a recently released EPA spreadsheet says it was 14 claims totalling $220 million.
“The dominant union, which represents the majority of workers, is not involved in the action,” an official statement reads.
Dore bars fell from the sky.
The companies have just resigned from the Congolese Chamber of Commerce.
Toronto-based Bunker Hill Mining Co. would consider reopening its namesake mine on a limited basis by the end of the year.
The Mayor of the city of Quilpué rejected the proposal.
The company now has an extraction quota of 88,885 metric tonnes of metallic lithium.
The Minister of Lands and Natural Resources announced that he has agreed to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with protesting workers.