Beijing will intensify its battle against choking air pollution this year and aims to cut coal use by 30 percent, state news agency Xinhua cited the mayor, Cai Qi, as saying.
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Two Chinese state-owned mining companies plan to destroy an ancient Buddhist city in Afghanistan in order to get the copper underneath it, according to a new documentary.
Miner says that each month of delay in obtaining approval to export means production would be reduced by 70 million pounds of copper and 70,000 ounces of gold.
B2Gold escapes crackdown in Philippines, but Australian-Canadian OceanaGold has mine suspended.
Private equity firm Orion selling $1 billion worth of royalty, streaming and offtake assets covering gold, silver, base metals and diamonds.
Tepco’s termination of the contract would affect about 9.3 million pounds of uranium deliveries through 2028, Cameco said.
While companies face different outlooks and challenges depending on the commodity they mine and their size, Deloitte says they should all should be looking for the answer to one common question — “Going forward, where should we play and how can we win?"
US copper giant to be given temporary exemption under new mining rules to resume copper exports from Grasberg mine.
Government is considering to extend the miner a temporary permit, valid for up to six months, which would pave the way for Freeport to resume exports from Grasberg.
Indonesia's concentrate export ban, new ownership rules and licence conversion worry investors in Arizona copper giant.
Study shows global surplus of gold jumped to highest since 2005 at the end of last year while worldwide jewellery fabrication is back at 1988 levels.
INTERACTIVE MAP: Together reserves at the global top 10 copper mining projects are worth more than $360 billion.
World's largest listed copper miner said Indonesian export ban will force it to slash spending and operate its giant Grasberg operations at 40% capacity.
Steel the US has traditionally exported to TPP countries is high in value–added, which is exactly the kind of product that helps keeping the high-cost local steelmaking business afloat, analysts warn.
Domestic gold production could double in 2017 – to 100,000 ounces.
The world's top diamond producer sold $720 million of rough gems at its January offering as retailers restocked after the holidays.
Encanto closes deal to supply minimum 5m tonnes of potash per year to Indian farmers for the next 20 years.
The company has loaded 26,500 tonnes of iron ore onto three ships at the company's port of Ponta de Madeira.
Far-reaching new mining rules ease a controversial ban on exports of nickel ore and bauxite.
Private capital funds raised $2.1 billion for mining and metals investment in 2016 – this year 13 funds are targeting $10 billion says new study.
Coking coal takes 6% tumble on Tuesday for a $120 a tonne decline over just six weeks.
Bayan Khundii project went from greenfield prospect to being Erdene’s flagship asset in roughly nine months.
Analysts qualified the move as a “game changer.”
The state's environmental authority has approved Toro Energy’s Wiluna project, in the northern Goldfields.
Any re-instatement of sanctions will, if at all, pose minimal additional hurdles to new investors, BMI Research says.