Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg strikes positive note after announcing jump in profits, output and better trading conditions at Swiss commodities giant.
Is the rough diamond industry a monopoly, oligopoly, or neither?
The rebooting of its Kusasalethu mine provides a stark warning for those banking on South Africa's platinum sector making a swift recovery.
Decision to to lob off Billiton assets could come as early as next week.
Only Africa rated lower.
An appeal case on the company’s right to mine in Egypt is seen taking until next year to resolve.
Way to early to for uranium stock investors to rejoice, but after eight straight sessions of gains the market seems to be entering recovery mode.
Tighter border controls are set to disrupt the flow of essential supplies and even workers trying to get to work at the African country's mining operations, companies say.
Q2 study shows decline in global gold demand, but US and UK jewelry buying surges and central banks add to holdings for a 14th straight quarter.
A case in point: AngloGold Ashanti's Americas division produced gold at $765 per ounce, almost $100 an ounce less than its South African operations.
Mines in Australia and Dominican Republic put on care and maintenance and Canadian operations' reserves depleted during first half of the year.
In the 30 years Rio Tinto's Argyle Pink Diamonds have been tendering the rare gems, only 13 red diamonds have been brought in.
Firm also working to restructure Obuasi mine in Ghana.
After the WHO declared the current outbreak an “international public health emergency.”
Company argues a royalty hike would jeopardize the profitability of Australia's two largest gold mines.
CEO says company "well set" to advance project.
Harmony decided against expanding its Phakisa mine and will write down the value of the asset.
It's just not happening; thanks to support from China's local governments says new report.
Still only 2% of global spending on infrastructure projects according to new report.
Trend of mine production moving to emerging economies will continue.
A leaked presentation suggests Glencore is very serious about developing one of mining's richest prizes – West Africa's vast Simandou iron ore deposit.
First, West Africa has the right geology for gold deposits – that’s the main reason. The second reason is that it’s a relatively politically stable part of Africa.
The government wants to consolidate the diamond mining companies currently operating in Marange from six down to two or possibly one.
Australia's Orbis Gold upgrades Natougou project's indicated resources 500% for total 2m ounces at 5.1g/t.
Smaller firms with lower overheads and more leeway to restructure operations have already picked up $912m of assets hacked off by top gold producers.
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