Thanks in part to a weak US dollar and the chance of monetary policy easing in China, responsible for nearly half of global metals demand.
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It will raise its annual exploration spending by 29%, allocating nearly all its $900 million budget to finding new copper and oil deposits in the fiscal year beginning next month.
Research and monitoring to date indicates the environment is recovering rapidly. No long lasting impacts are anticipated at this time.
Gold's nearly $100 jump early on and copper's 4.5% meltdown split mining investors' Brexit fortunes.
Gold climbs the most in eight years, while copper and oil fall.
Up 43% this year as Chinese imports double.
Combined these mining and metal giants are worth $700 billion with operations in every corner of the world.
Technical analyst and newsletter writer Clive Maund explores the link between an anticipated copper rally and an upswing in Chinese markets.
Rumours follow Rio's decision to group its least loved units — coal, uranium salt, borates and its Iron Ore Co. of Canada — under a new umbrella branded as the “energy and minerals” business.
Andrew Harding, once tipped as the most likely person to take the company’s reins, is being replaced by Chris Salisbury, currently leading the copper and coal division.
Despite only taking several minutes online, and costing less than the morning newspaper and cup of coffee, many Australian businesses are failing to protect their legal rights of ownership.
A cash-and-stock deal is said to be the favourite option at this point, though the parties are also discussing other alternatives.
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Broad-based advance for mining majors as gold price touches $1,300, iron ore holds $50 and copper price surges 4%
The company's Bayan Khundii project went from greenfield prospect to the company’s flagship asset in roughly nine months.
A lithium miner joins top ranks of listed mining firms for the first time as the price of the battery ingredient skyrockets.
New Regional Human Development Report recommends social protection, care systems, labour skills and closing historic gender, racial and ethnic gaps not resolved with economic growth alone
The country is said to be sitting on mineral deposits worth hundreds of billions of dollars which, once developed, could surpass oil as its main source of income.
Gold is up more than 20% in 2016 but gold mining equities have doubled and the sector as a whole has returned 53%.
The mining giant is said to have hired Goldman Sachs as an adviser to look at a two-step wrap-up of the Vancouver-based firm.
Large mining companies are selling off some of their prized assets after the prolonged global commodities markets rout left some with high levels of debt.
It probably won't become the latest fad diet, but copper is believed to be useful for burning fat and therefore avoiding weight gain.
Amid broad advance in metals and energy, copper price sinks to lowest in four months – is China and world economy worse off than is currently believed?
A federal judge has ruled in favour of the firm in lawsuit over alleged pollution at the company's massive Bingham Canyon copper mine.
Zhongjin Gold Corp., Shandong Gold Mining Co. and Zijin Mining Group Co. said to be among potential bidders.