China’s increased reliance on nuclear energy and Japan restarting its reactors are only two of the factors driving prices up.
Markets in Asia were mostly higher after the US Federal Reserve pledged to be "patient" on raising interest rates from record lows.
State-owned iron ore miner NMDC to triple production to 100 million tonnes per year by the end of the decade.
The country will cut export tariffs for coal from Jan. 1 as part of broader efforts to drive economic growth.
Jeff Gear, the owner of Gear Jewellers Dublin, submitted this infographic that explores the realities of the blood diamond industry.
The revised plan for their jointly-owned Wafi-Golpu in PNG will require an initial capital spending cost of $2.3 billion.
Australia estimates iron ore will trade at about $60 a metric ton as the biggest slump in the nation’s terms of trade since records began more than 50 years ago deepens the budget deficit.
India’s Parliament has paved the way for private sector companies to mine coal commercially in the country.
Somasundaram PR, Managing Director of the World Gold Council India, peels back the underlying weakness of India’s gold trade in an interview with MINING.com.
Russian diamond giant ALROSA and Indian Gem&Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) co-organized the World Diamond Conference in New Dehli, India.
The miner hinted its 30-year partnership with the Indian diamond industry makes it the best fit to drive the sector’s growth in the country.
Hollywood mogul has already attracted investment from miners to film industry's biggest scandal.
Asian Mineral Resources blazes a trail in South East Asia.
Financing and marketing are two of the key challenges the industry will have face when trying to keep the global diamond market growing.
There are at least seven good reasons, says the World Gold Council.
Mitsui, which since 2003 is part of the holding group that controls Vale, is expanding partnerships with the world’s largest iron-ore miner.
Something seems to have spooked the gold bears. We noted a few days ago that there seemed to be signs of new positive momentum building for gold, but then were worried that the big failure of the Swiss gold initiative might prompt another drive down in the gold price.
The firm is closing several facilities in the U.S. and Europe, as part of a two-year business reorganization set to conclude in the next fiscal.
The miner confirmed Friday it is in talks “with a potential investor,” but did not name its counterpart.
The Russian leader is expected to ink a long-sought deal with India during his visit to the country next week.
Physical buyers numbering millions are setting up a sustainable long-term gold price upswing in the face of a small group of speculators.
Walsh emphasized Rio was not planning any major acquisition to protect itself from a potential takeover by the commodity trader and miner rival.
75 participating countries, 200 companies, 200 presenters, 3,000 attendees… and fewer than 15 women invited to speak at Mines and Money London 2014. About time for a change – don’t you think?
Miner is dropping coal operations to focus on iron ore.
Prices are unlikely to reach cartel-era levels, however.
Construction workers found pot full of 200-year-old gold coins, but didn't get to keep them.
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