Chinese economy expected to grow at slowest pace since 2009 just as flood of new supply enters the market.
Leaders of IndustriALL Global Union’s Rio Tinto Network will gather in Mongolia on 22 October to plan the next moves in the worldwide campaign to improve worker rights at the mining giant.
The country is fine-tuning details of a new mining law that will make it easier for foreigners to tap the nation’s riches.
The union representing many miners in B.C. is warning about worker safety in the industry.
In response to popular demand from our home province of British Columbia, today we visualize the amount of natural resources extracted from BC each year.
The country’s environmental authority criticized the Top Court decision saying the miner conducted proper consultation with local indigenous groups and shouldn’t have to do it again.
The shine may soon come off Chile's decade-long copper boom as technical and regulatory problems in getting new mines into production highlight just how hard it will be to keep ratcheting up the supply.
The agreement signed with Indonesia’s outgoing government also means higher royalties to be paid by the firm.
The LME says its electronic solution for the platinum and palladium price — LMEbullion — could benefit gold bugs.
It looks like the late 90’s are back in vogue in the mining industry.
Copper price sinks to 10-month low after new report says mine capacity representing 6% of current production will come on stream over the next six months.
The drop was mainly due to reduced shipments from Codelco and Collahuasi, official figures show.
The mining giant has made a sharp U-turn on its initial decision to snub a London listing for its $17 billion spinoff.
The future of the proposed $5 billion Conga copper and gold project in Peru remains in limbo as its main opponent was recently re-elected governor of the region where the project is situated.
With mines back in operation and some already up to full production, various companies such as Impala Platinum, Diesel Power and Sibanye Gold will be taking to market a variety of redundant and surplus plant and equipment via an online auction.
Nobody likes taxes. However, when the super rich are stuck in forfeiting millions of dollars to taxes each year, they probably despise them even more than the average person.
Amongst the swathe of comment, reaction and analysis surrounding Glencore’s attempted takeover of Rio Tinto – revealed recently but rebuffed back in August – there was little surprise that Glencore would attempt such a move.
What if the goldbugs are wrong and fiat currency isn't going to throw the world into hyperinflation?
Vancouver-based Turquoise Hill blames "delayed mine advancement" at massive Mongolian property.
Under the bill, such minerals "will be sold for production costs excluding transportation. That is the mine-gate price.
The miner, Zambia's largest foreign investor, operates Kansanshi mine, the eighth largest copper mine in the world, as well as the country's biggest.
More than 100 objects, including solid gold jewellery, arm bands and silver ingots are part of the trove, one of the largest discoveries of Viking treasure in Scotland.
The southern New Mexico mining town of Santa Rita no longer exists, even as a ghost town, except in the memories of Terry Humble and others who lived there.
Underground mining royalties will go up from 6% to 8%; underground taxes now 20%.
The commodities trader and miner explored a stock-exchange listing Down Under.
The firm mined 93,624 ounces of the yellow metal in the three months to end September and it also maintained its full-year production forecast of 420,000 ounces of gold.
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