Rio's Sam Walsh says any scheme to artificially prop up prices hovering at six-year lows is "physically not going to work."
Email offer with pics of "perennial supply" of "superior quality" bars and dust. Seems legit…
The country's Chamber of Mines says the new code would send the mining industry back by at least 10 years.
Until Mick Davis pulls the trigger on X2's $5.6 billion, wishful thinking and unhealthy skepticism will pervade talk around private equity and mining.
Following a $75m national mineral survey, Uganda has proposed a wide range of tax breaks ahead of a planned mining and exploration licensing round.
A new study shows the costs of mining for the red metal have steadily declined over the past three years.
Zijn's main interest in Ivanhoe seems to be the Kamoa copper project.
The following charts clearly demonstrate gold’s fantastic price appreciation during the past 14 years.
There are a number of challenges South32 is likely to face, including potential Black Economic Empowerment ownership concessions and power price hikes.
Media reports from East Africa on Saturday claimed that a gold mine partly owned by Canadian company Nevsun Resources (NYSE:NSU, TSX:NSU) was hit by Ethiopian fighter jets.
The first two months of 2015 failed miserably to dispel gloomy market conditions affecting the global mining industry, according to a study published Wednesday.
The Gauteng government will spend R240-million to develop economically depressed former mining towns in the province.
From South America to Africa, mining companies are throwing all that and more at communities to quiet growing opposition to controversial projects.
In 2014, nine out of top 10 gold producers achieved significant reductions in all-in sustaining production costs, but average cash margin fell victim to bearish gold price.
Iron ore fell to a new 7-year low on Tuesday, but Guinea is pressing ahead with the auction of north Simandou, the richest undeveloped deposit in the world.
Zimbabwe’s diamond industry will soon be controlled by one firm as the country’s major diamond mining companies have agreed to merge.
Board proposes to give shareholders one share in the $12bn spin-off company for every BHP share owned, but the whole process comes with hefty fees.
The gem, discovered a decade ago at one of De Beers mines in South Africa, is one of just five diamonds over 100 carats and of comparable quality to have been offered at an auction.
Fresh from $137m Burkina Faso acquisition, Montreal-based gold miner adds to investor cheer with strong operational performance in West Africa.
A much reduced role on the global gold mining stage.
Freddy Bonjour, covered in yellow dust from head to toe, stands exhausted after a day using his bare hands and a shovel to dig for gold in eastern Central African Republic.
Down 1.4% Wednesday to lowest since 2007 on Chinese forecast of peak steel production and contraction.
Predicting and diagnosing the trajectory of oil prices has become something of a cottage industry in the past year.
In this interview with The Mining Report, he shares his secret for finding companies that can create value despite challenging market conditions, and he reveals where he is putting his money today.
The Democratic Republic of Congo, a big, lush, mineral-rich country in the heart of Sub Saharan Africa, currently produces roughly 6% of the world’s copper.
In this interview with The Gold Report, Sangmuah tells investors how to avoid the party crashers and seek names that can hit the high notes with long-life production assets that can generate significant cash flow to retire debt, grow the business and return some profits to shareholders.
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