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Top ten mining terms you should know

MINING.com Editor | July 28, 2014
Top ten mining terms you should know

What do a drift, ramp and raise have in common?

Mass grave with hundreds of skeletons found in Bolivian mining town

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 27, 2014
Mass grave with hundreds of skeletons found in Bolivian mining town

Hundreds of thousands have died over the years at the city's main silver mine, as a direct result of cave-ins, overwork, hunger and disease.

Industry experts discuss growing minerals demand in committee hearing

MINING.com Editor | July 26, 2014
Industry experts discuss growing minerals demand in committee hearing

Better access to US minerals would encourage manufacturers to return.

Jordan Roy-Byrne - The Daily Gold

More weakness ahead for miners

More weakness ahead for miners

No pain, no gain. That is one comment regarding this seemingly terminal bottoming process in the precious metals complex.

Freeport, Indonesia make peace: copper exports to resume in August

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 25, 2014
Freeport, Indonesia make peace: copper exports to resume in August

Indonesia's top copper miner hopes next month to ramp up production and restart concentrate shipments from Grasberg, one of the world's largest copper mines.

Gold fix operator picks committee to oversee spot price

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 25, 2014
Gold fix operator picks committee to oversee spot price

The company’s new board is made up of compliance officers at the four banks that currently operate the gold prices setting process.

The coming slump

GoldMoney | July 25, 2014

Governments and central banks have made little or no progress in recovering from the Lehman crisis six years ago. The problem is not helped by dependence on statistics that are downright misleading.

Miners need to overhaul business model to boost productivity: study

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 25, 2014
Miners need to overhaul business model to boost productivity: study

Cost reduction measures in the mining industry could well have undermined the sector's productivity, which remains down, according to a new EY report.

Macarthur Minerals announces closing of AUD$2.24 million private placement financing

Market Wire | July 25, 2014

Pleased to announce.

Impala profit may drop 20% plus after platinum strike

Impala talks about the repercussions of the recently ended platinum strike on earnings.

Indico announces maiden resource estimate of supergene mineralization at Ocana

Market Wire | July 24, 2014

139M pounds copper indicated and 270M pounds inferred.

INFOGRAPHIC: The Gold Series — 2014 Trends and Beyond

Visual Capitalist | July 24, 2014
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There are four major trends investors should be watching.

Freeport to soon restart exports from Indonesia as gov’t offers tax cuts

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 24, 2014
Freeport to soon restart exports from Indonesia as gov’t offers tax cuts

About $500 million of exports a month have been halted in Southeast Asia's biggest economy because of the minerals dispute.

This Aussie town lets people pay for a hotel room with gold

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 24, 2014
This Aussie town lets people pay for a hotel room with gold

They can also buy a car and even pay visits to the local doctor with the shiny yellow metal.

Pebble Mine will not be built: Friedland

Jeffrey Richmond | July 24, 2014
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Legendary mining financier spoke at Sprott Natural Resource Symposium Vancouver.

Doug Loud and Jeff Mosseri: Three reasons why gold and gold stocks will rise

The Gold Report | July 24, 2014
Doug Loud and Jeff Mosseri Three reasons why gold and gold stocks will rise

A bull market may have already begun.

China’s falling out of love with gold, demand drops 19%

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 23, 2014
China’s falling out of love with gold, demand drops 19%

Gold consumption in the country fell to 569.5 tonnes, with the weakness in the yuan adding to higher spot prices.

UN opens up more deep sea areas for mining, issues seven new licences

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 23, 2014
UN opens up deep sea for mining, issues seven new licences

State-owned and private companies from the UK, Germany, India, Brazil, Singapore and Russia are among those to benefit from the seabed regulator’s decision.

Indonesia lifts six-month ban of metal concentrate exports

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 22, 2014
Indonesia lifts six-month ban of metal concentrate exports

The shipments, the first of their kind in six months, were allowed after Sebuku Iron Lateritic Ores (SILO) and Lumbung Mineral Sentosa agreed to pay the new 20% tax.

Newcrest shareholders sue miner over disclosure breaches

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 22, 2014
Newcrest shareholders sue miner over disclosure breaches

The miner, which has already settled for $1.2 million with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, has vowed to vigorously defend the class action.

Black Mountain up 20% on high-grade silver results

MINING.com Editor | July 22, 2014
Silver bars

Grades never before seen with historical results.

Jocelyn August: Upcoming catalysts for precious and base metals, uranium and oil and gas plays

The Mining Report | July 22, 2014
Jocelyn August, Upcoming Catalysts for Precious and Base Metals, Uranium and Oil and Gas Plays feat

Three top catalysts for absolute movements in precious metals.

Business council scales back growth outlook of B.C.’s ‘mediocre’ economy

Business in Vancouver | July 22, 2014
Business council scales back growth outlook of B.C.’s ‘mediocre’ economy

Few signs of stronger growth.

Joy Global picks Meridium to optimize asset performance and equipment reliability

Joy Global | July 22, 2014
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Joy Global will use the Meridium tools to predict and prevent asset failures and enhance maintenance strategies.

Major Drilling to buy Taurus Drilling ops for $39 mln

Jeffrey Richmond | July 21, 2014
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Deal set to close August 1.

Gold rises on Ukraine, Gaza tensions

Jeffrey Richmond | July 21, 2014
Gold rises on Ukraine, Gaza tensions feat

Emerging markets may give support going forward.

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