Underground nickel/copper mine in northern Michigan.
Peter Marquez, former director of space policy under US Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama, is Planetary Resources’s new vice president for global engagement.
Company filed both a mining right application and included a BEE (Black Economic Empowerment) partner.
Foreign investment has halved in two years and far-reaching amendments to 1995 mining law not likely to encourage new projects.
Iron ore, molybdenum and nickel are the main commodities executives see as having the highest likelihood of depreciating in value over the next three years.
The Chinese State Reserves Bureau has returned to the nickel market in a big way. Copper may be next.
Promises 'a telescope for everyone.'
Companies could apply for mining licences as soon as 2016 to extract gold, copper and more.
Senior management departures are expected.
Andrew Mackenzie to tour Pilbara iron ore mine on first day as CEO.
Along with copper and nickel resources, the Ontario region holds the single largest deposit of chromite on the continent.
But gold producers miss out again.
Copper led a rally in base metals on Friday after good economic news in the US, growth stimulus in the EU and a global stock market rally.
Goods sold included aluminum oxide as well as other commodities.
Rick Mills sees a revolution in the making with this mineral.
Workers will receive the "legally mandated severance packages."
North American Nickel Inc. is pleased to announce that today it has closed the first tranche of its previously announced non-brokered Private Placement (see NAN release, April 17, 2013).
Canada should not take for granted its position as a mining industry giant.
40% Norilsk profit decline will eat into key dividends for Russia's largest aluminum producer.
Finding is close to BHP's massive but low-grade Babel-Nebo nickel-copper discovery.
China's deep-pocketed pursuit of mining assets abroad is a tale of burnt fingers and bungles.
Great news from bellwether for industrial demand and globe's top commodity consumer spurs broad advance in metal and stock prices.
Transition and HTX hold a combined 30 exploration assets across Canada and into the United States.
It takes surprisingly long to burn a hole through the chocolate bunny.
New deadline for completion is May 2.
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