So far, copper prices have failed to react significantly to news of supply disruptions, remaining more responsive to news from China, the world’s largest consumer.
Ivan Bebek’s path to junior mining success began in the late 1990s in a business class at Western University in London, Ontario.
Bulgarian police arrested Len Homeniuk in July on an Interpol warrant over alleged corrupted deals in Kyrgyzstan.
Red Eagle Mining is now the largest shareholder of CB Gold owning a total of 78,590,198 or 43% of CB Gold Shares. Notably, 61% of independent shareholders exchanged their CB Gold Shares for Red Eagle Mining shares, while only 6% have been tendered to Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero").
Shares in the Africa-focused diamond miner climbed almost 6% after it revealed the Mothae kimberlite project in Lesotho may be more profitable than previously assumed.
The global potash market is about to get competitive, and Potash Corp.'s shareholders should pay attention.
The company hopes to begin mining from the Jay pit before Ekati's existing reserves run out in 2020, and so avoid laying off workers.
Mineral exploration requires venturing into some of the remotest, most contested and most vulnerable places in the world. Mitigating risk is a crucial aspect of operations for a mining company, to ensure that employees are adequately protected while conducting business abroad.
Barring a gold price fall, Sabina now has the potential to re-rate its share price and finance the lower-capex Back River, which we believe a major will ultimately snap up.
The expansion, which would add about a dozen years to the mine, would begin construction in 2016 with mining starting in 2018.
Teck to expand its Fording River coal mine but with met coal global glut, the question now is whether the project will proceed as originally planned.
The companies will share access to data and lessons learned from SaskPower’s Boundary Dam facility — the world’s first full chain power sector CCS project.
A principal goal of the five-year partnership, which is renewable for a further five years, is to develop and equip the University of Limpopo’s geology department to become a centre of excellence in geosciences.
BHP Billiton would contribute to the establishment of a global knowledge centre to help promote research and reduce the cost and risk associated with new CCS projects.
Latin America-focused precious metals miner extended a social contract with locals until 2018.
Commodity investors are always looking for the next bull market but are understandably wary of jumping on the wagon too soon — especially given the pain of the last couple of years.
According to German newspaper Handelsblatt.
Fears about radioactive contamination may close the door to uranium mining in Canada's Quebec just as public angst shelved shale gas extraction in the province in 2011.
The Vancouver-based miner blamed low commodity prices for the measure.
In March last year, Anna Kuranova sued the company alleging to have been fired wrongfully.
A U.S. court begins hearing arguments this week in a lawsuit that claims increased volumes of oilsands crude have been allowed to flow from Canada into the United States without adequate public input or environmental review.
Since the recovery of the first large diamond from the Karowe mine in 2013, Lucara has found 216 gems, which it has sold for more than $250,000 each.
The remaining 55 pipelines affected by a suspension order must stay closed until the company can demonstrate they're safe.
Around 100 locals invaded the site over the weekend, occupying a number of installations, and forcing the company to suspend all operations.
The Vancouver-based miner has released an independent report that found no evidence of forced labour or human rights violations at its Eritrean gold and copper operation.
The decision could set a precedent for similar cases involving mining companies around the world.
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