From South America to Africa, mining companies are throwing all that and more at communities to quiet growing opposition to controversial projects.
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.
This infographic covers everything you should know about copper porphyries, a deposit type responsible for about 60% of copper, 95% of molybdenum, and 20% of gold produced today.
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.
Rio Tinto has introduced its latest range of Argyle diamond jewellery collections during the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show.
The world's two largest mining companies believe China's hunger for iron ore isn't about to fade, even as the price is touching new lows.
He has named it the "fair dinkum nugget" because when people feel its weight they say "fair dinkum this is huge.”
The company recently announced its intention to merge the copper and coal divisions, reducing Rio's businesses to just four main groups.
The move makes of Capital Mining the first ASX-listed, Canada-based company to hold a stake in a licensed marijuana grower.
The iron ore price suffered another steep decline on Friday, falling to the lowest since November 2008 when the SteelIndex benchmark was first introduced.
After more than four years of consultation and environmental studies, the miner has been granted conditional approval by Western Australia’s authorities.
These were the six mining transactions that defined the current deal-making landscape.
The former Xstrata boss’ new firm may soon pull the trigger on some big deals at a time of low commodity prices and willing sellers.
Expansion of Mount Thorley-Warkworth coal mine in the Upper Hunter, had been knocked back twice in the courts.
The bank is predicting the iron ore glut could continue for up to two years, putting sustained pressure on the commodity's price.
China and South Korea are keen to buy coal from the Adani Group's $16 billion Carmichael coal mine project in Australia's Galilee basin.
PDAC delegates in Toronto told overnight that emerging powerhouse economies would drive the future global demand for uranium, nowhere more so than that from China and India.
Aussie Highfield Resources has added grid electricity supply to the growing list of infrastructure items ticked for its flagship Muga Potash Mine in northern Spain.
While the earth contains enough potash to meet the increased global demand for crop production, some regions lack potash deposits needed for optimal food crop yields, the latest global assessment of the resource by the USGS shows.
The Perth Mint released just 500 units.
A British tourist charged over the theft of a rare pink diamond in Cairns will learn his fate next month.
An international arbitration tribunal has ordered Mongolia to fork over $100 million for expropriating the Dornod uranium project from Khan Resources (CNSX:KRI) back in 2009.
Output rose to 284 tonnes in 2014, the highest in 11 years, speeding up the depletion of high-grade mine reserves.
Gold remains the most-targeted commodity by volume, according to EY’s latest report.
Global exploration spending dropped 26% in last year, compared with 2013, as several juniors threw in the towel and producing miners slammed the brakes on capital and exploration expenditure.
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