The country’s environmental authority criticized the Top Court decision saying the miner conducted proper consultation with local indigenous groups and shouldn’t have to do it again.
The injunction was sought by Stans Energy.
The miner, Zambia's largest foreign investor, operates Kansanshi mine, the eighth largest copper mine in the world, as well as the country's biggest.
Underground mining royalties will go up from 6% to 8%; underground taxes now 20%.
It is unclear whether Mick Davis bid for all the assets that BHP ended up including in the new to-be listed firm.
A new industry association representing oil and gas producers trying to develop a liquefied natural gas industry in British Columbia made its debut today with a warning: it’s no slam-dunk that LNG plants will be built in B.C.
Investors claim Liberty International Mineral Corporation CEO has cut off all contact with most of the people who invested at least Cdn$18 million in his company.
Cameco’s Cigar Lake mine is set to become one of the world’s biggest by 2018.
The still-rising shale energy boom is moving the United States ever closer to energy independence. This means drilling activity is skyrocketing — and will continue to be heavy for years.
Anglo's chief warned the company plans to take severe measures over the next two years.
B.C.’s Mines Ministry says release could jeopardize the outcome of several government investigations into the case.
Calgary-based Baytex Energy reached settlement with a group of families who claim were forced from their farms over odours.
Once again the mining giant's $3.9 million project can't move forward until local indigenous groups who oppose it are better consulted.
The EU new plan changes how refiners label the carbon intensity of their fuel.
The news represents a relief for local authorities, which have seen several projects halted in recent months.
Suit is significant for who it is naming.
Barrick denied Monday having paid the families who own lands expropriated for the gold mine during the 1950's, and affirmed that it was the Dominican State which acquired the properties.
Metro Vancouver residents polled in a new survey are also concerned that coal dust from a recently approved loading facility at Fraser Surrey Docks will harm regional air quality.
Zambia’s mines minister says the company has not officially communicated the government its intentions as required under the country's law.
The polar class vessel is loaded with a cargo of nickel concentrate from Nunavik’s Deception Bay destined for the port of Bayuquan, northern China.
This is the first asset Aaron Regent's private equity firm acquires, after failing to buy Glencore’s Las Bambas copper project in Peru.
The company is cutting 169 jobs at the mine.
The move allows Canadian firms to pay less in tax and raise more capital for their major projects.
The project, first of its kind in the world, aims to demonstrate that the so-called “clean coal” technologies are feasible.
Output for this year is expected to be between 40,000 and 60,000 ounces of gold, reaching 7,000 tonnes a day by 2018.
Yamana Gold achieves record quarterly production in Q3 of over 390,000 ounces.
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