A mine explosion in Pakistan's southwestern city of Quetta killed at least seven coal miners, a mining official said on Monday, with authorities expecting the death toll could rise.
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Mining companies around the globe are joining an industrywide push for gender equality and launching initiatives to increase the proportion of women working in mine pits, smelters and refineries.
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The market research firm states that despite coal being an increasingly targeted commodity on environmental protection grounds, the demand remains strong.
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Any revisions would need to be discussed with the coal and power industry beforehand, and any impacts on state revenue would need to be calculated.
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Demand for mining as well as oil and gas equipment is so strong that the company said it was taking orders for delivery well into 2019.
The government lifted a moratorium for prospecting permits on 7,828 square kilometres on the northern part of the South Island.
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Adani is looking to buy mines in countries such as Indonesia and is securing financing for its Carmichael mine in Australia amid challenges from environmental groups concerned about climate change and potential damage to the Great Barrier Reef.
Study released Tuesday by the Fraser Institute, British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec are the three main provinces where exploration permit processes have grown longer and less transparent over the past 10 years.
"Not a typical financing vehicle for non-revenue generating exploration companies."
Australian miner South32 Ltd beat its coking coal output guidance for fiscal 2018.
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The government will close the mine until an investigation is complete and it gets the conclusions of international experts.
To stay productive, McKinsey warns that miners must maintain fiscal discipline.
The sentences range from 15 to 22 years in jail for high-ranked executives.
Yancoal said it will start standing down employees, and is aiming to redeploy most workers to other underground operations owned by the company.
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