Inspections that took place between 2013 and 2014, revealed 16 infractions, nine of which were considered very serious.
Markets this week have been all about renewed dollar strength, with precious metals side-lined.
Across history, human development has relied upon the finite resources available on Earth. But the moon – a seemingly barren rock – may actually be a treasure trove of rare resources vital to Earth’s future.
This is first time Romania grants a mining license without the involvement of a state-owned enterprise.
After spending over US$3.3 million in exploration and development of the Liberdade copper project, Codelco is facing Vale's claims that it has an older and still valid licence for the property.
Perhaps the most important aspect of today’s agreements is the fact that both aim to form long-term strategic partnerships to collaborate on further ventures, opening new markets for all the firms involved.
The deal is part of a long-term strategic cooperation agreement that will see Zijin and Barrick collaborate on future projects and joint investments.
With the acquisition Evolution Mining will become Australia's second largest gold producer.
Gold and silver rallied strongly last Friday and into Monday’s overnight trading (UK time) before spending the rest of the week drifting lower from initial highs to consolidate above notional support at $1200 and $17 respectively.
The return to higher exports would be driven in part by at least 16 major projects likely to go into production within five years.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission concluded BHP did violate a U.S. anti-corruption law by paying for officials and their families to attend the Games.
The increasing engagement of Latin America with Asia may potentially be at the expense of Australia’s traditional sense of right to be a major Asian player, expert says.
In two weeks, four of today’s top experts in the metals and mining sector are gathering at the inaugural Metals Investment Forum to introduce some of their best bets for profiting in the upcoming turnaround.
Capacscaya also has significant amounts of copper, zinc, cobalt, aluminum and iron ore.
Much of the overall decline in reported gold output was due to a significant quarter-on-quarter production declines from AngloGold Ashanti, Goldcorp, and Sibanye Gold.
Shares in Vancouver firm up 12% after parent Rio Tinto and Mongolia sign landmark deal to fund $5 billion underground expansion of giant copper-gold mine.
Arispe and Carrión highlight the mining-friendly government, the new production from many sources and point to several juicy projects that lack only the means to further unlock Peru's mineral riches.
Market valuation at lower end of expectations on worries over dearth of reserves. BHP stock falls 6%.
Silver has enjoyed a fantastic week, awakening from its bottoming slumber to surge with gold.
There is some talk among traders about precious metals breaking out.
The US dollar continued to lose ground this week, contributing to a firmer trend for precious metals.
In this interview with The Gold Report, he suggests some companies with resources that not only make sense but could make even more sense to larger companies.
Nautilus Minerals Inc. is pleased to announce it has been named to the 2015 OTCQX® Best 50, a ranking of 50 top performing companies traded on the OTCQX Best Marketplace last year.
Mining markets are at a bottom. That much is clear.
The sell-off includes the state's largest general cargo port, Fremantle.
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