Request relates to an investigation about possible abuse of power by authorized officials during negotiation of the 2009 Oyu Tolgoi investment agreement.
Copper Mining News
Chile-focused miner is raising its dividend by 177%.
The miner declared that its performance for fiscal 2018 will be affected by the breach of a tailings dam wall at its Cadia gold mine.
The last time large-scale copper price futures speculators were this bearish, copper was trading 30% lower than today's price.
Serbia has tried and failed three times since 2007 to sell the debt-laden mining complex.
The National Mining Association (NMA) and the American Exploration and Mining Association (AEMA) have filed petitions asking the court to reverse the 2012 ban.
There's a strange thing about the fear going through the global mining industry after theCongo signed an order to lift royalties last week: Compared with most other countries, these levies are still relatively low.
Up six percent from a year ago.
The project could become the first mine Codelco operates abroad.
Newcrest Mining says experts on site have observed no environmental damage.
Unionized workers company’s latest offer for a collective labour agreement.
Company expects to lose about 200,000 tonnes in steelmaking coal output.
But the customs data look worse than it is.
The go-ahead from the Antofagasta region's environmental regulator will allow the company to expand its Radomiro Tomic mine.
Exploration spending increased 20% across the Canadian province in 2017, reaching $246 million, compared with $205 million in 2016.
A new mining code in the cobalt-rich Congo will lead to higher costs for consumers of the battery metal at a time automakers are expanding production of electric vehicles, experts say.
Swedish court has ruled that local miner Boliden won’t have to pay over $12 million (100 million Swedish crowns) in compensation for health problems allegedly caused by toxic waste it dumped in northern Chile.
Environmental assessments already underway will continue under the current process.
The announcement followed a nearly six-hour meeting on Wednesday between Kabila and mining executives in Kinshasa about the new code, which will raise taxes and remove a stability clause.
ERG revives efforts to sell its Frontier copper mine in the DRC despite a drop in valuation to about $400 million, two banking sources said.
Fifteen autonomous trucks will be introduced to West Angelas iron ore mine, in the Pilbara region.
In an analysis by Bloomberg Intelligence, copper outperformed every major asset class aside from energy as an inflation hedge.
The gold miner’s employees will receive this year 90 shares each, taking the total held by staff to more than 1.5 million shares.
The zinc market is making a U-turn.
Their 29,400-hectare property is located in central Labrador, 80 kilometres south of Vale’s Voisey’s Bay Nickel mine