The move is part of the new government's strategy to rebuild trust on the project following deadly protests that halted exports from the mine in October.
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While the miner is not longer being pressed to include its platinum assets in the divestment plan, the issue of how to package mines and which ones to include, remains a bone of contention.
Many people seem to think Trump is going to "fix" the US by invoking the isolationist, nationalist, and oft failed economic policy of protectionism.
November cargoes up 31% to 380,000 tonnes in November compared to previous month.
Drilling results from Vancouver-based company's super high-grade Timok copper-gold project lifts market value to within sight of US$1 billion.
Top gold producer's plans to revive giant Pascua Lama gold-silver-copper project on course after Chile rejects community attempts to block revisions.
With fluctuating commodity prices, the top priorities for Canadian miners next year will be capital allocation, strategic deal making and employing new technology and innovations, a report shows.
Chief executive Jean-Sebastian Jacques comments come as the company had to suspend shipments from the Mongolian mine last week.
The gold producer said the region will play an increasingly important role in its growth strategy.
Interactive: Donald Trump's victory has created winners and (huge) losers for the mining industry.
Based on the conglomerate's estimates, opening such plant would increase value of the product 35 times, comparing to what it could be obtained by just selling it as lithium carbonate.
On Tuesday, December 6, 2016, the nation will pay tribute to the American miner, both past and present, on National Miners Day.
I’m sure most of you have, like me, spent too much time reading and thinking about this issue in recent weeks.
But asset sales will slow says new report.
Moody's says base-metals will come under pressure in 2017 – and that includes the zinc price.
Large scale speculators in copper futures lift bullish positioning to unprecedented 2 billion pounds.
A recent bump in the price of copper has Yukon's only operating mine looking to bring back some laid-off workers.
Norm aims at ensuring that hard-rock mining companies can pay the costs of cleaning up their mines, says EPA.
Following $1.1 billion Congo mine sale Toronto-based copper-zinc miner announces inaugural dividend and strong operational forecast.
Soaring coal prices have helped Glencore, the world’s biggest provider of the thermal kind, straighten its balance sheet.
Armed group behind much of the violence over the past 15 years has offered to protect major Afghan government projects.
Rescuers were searching for four missing miners in southwestern Poland on Wednesday after an earth tremor caused rockfalls deep underground in a copper mine owned by KGHM.
Managed money speculators in copper futures in New York go long 1.9 billion pounds of copper – 55% more than the previous record.
Exchange rules the firm was not allowed to resume trading due to concerns about controversy-plagued Chinese majority shareholder Hanlong Group.
New report predicts US infrastructure spending promised by president-elect could propel global growth to highest since 2011 further boosting metals demand.