He has been working with Vedanta since September as chairman of Vedanta Resources Holding, a subsidiary of the Indian resources group.
Grant Thornton International’s annual mining industry study.
Anne Lauvergeon and Simon Thompson will join the boards of Rio Tinto plc and Rio Tinto Limited as non-executive directors.
Engineering and project management company AMEC has began advertising for workers on what appears to be the famous mine.
The world’s No.1 mining company's CEO believes coal will remain the main source of affordable energy for growing economies.
'I suspect that the rally we are in now is a false rally' – Rick Rule
Despite the gloomy results, the commodities giant revenues for the year jumped 9% to $232.6 billion
Prime Minister Stephen Harper says the weight of the environmental assessment compelled his government to reject the New Prosperity mine proposal.
You didn't really think that junior miners would languish forever, did you? Junior mining stocks are starting to make a careful climb from the depths after tax-loss selling in December.
Other two Canadian jurisdictions —New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador— also made it to the top 10 worldwide. Kyrgyzstan and Venezuela, named the two countries mining enthusiasts should stay away from.
On Friday that US Environmental Protection Agency blocked the issuance of a key permit, for the time being.
Northern Dynasty responds to EPA's announcement.
Northern Dynasty lost 32% on its share price Friday.
'The best place to invest in the mining space is in the companies that have recently made a discovery that has the potential to become bigger and be high grade.'
The country's sovereign wealth fund will dump some mining companies due to environmental concerns.
Newfoundland & Labrador-based junior strikes 324m grading 1.07% copper and 1.16 g/t gold, including 50m at 1.80% copper and 2.26 g/t gold at Cascabel project .
The federal government has once again stood in the way of the development of an important project to British Columbia.
The judicial review will continue to run its course.
"Significant adverse environmental effects that cannot be mitigated."
Renken, senior geologist and analyst with VSA Capital, calls 2014 a soft year for gold and silver prices, but foresees stronger prices—and demand—for nickel, copper and tech metals as the year progresses.
If all goes as planned, junior miner Fortune Minerals will operate three projects in Canada in the foreseeable future.
Liu Han who disappeared after cutting billion dollar mining deals in Australia and Africa, is accused of running a "mafia" gang protected by state officials.
The red metal is the lone commodity being shunned by the smart money.
Brazil's Vale said over the weekend talks with Glencore over combining their Canadian operations continue, but no deal is likely "early this year."
SNL Metals & Mining reveals that while the minerals exploration sector recorded lower drilling activity, funds raised by the mining sector saw a near three-fold increase to $6.2 billion.
Vale calls it 'Canada's mine of the future.'
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