Journalists shed more light on Glencore's activities in Congo, including 2009 loan to entity affiliated with controversial Israeli billionaire Dan Gertler.
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Alrosa took stock of the international auction for special-size rough diamonds weighing 10.8 carats and more, held on the territory of the Eurasian Diamond Centre (The EDC) in Vladivostok.
Mines and Money London will be hosting former leader of UKIP, Nigel Farage at this year’s show and will join 200+ speakers including Robert Friedland, Peter Grosskopf and Arron Banks.
The buzzword in the Brussels energy and climate bubble is 450, a number that is dividing European Union lawmakers and making coal-dependent Poland fume over upcoming reforms to the world’s biggest carbon market.
This year, copper was shoved out of the London limelight by new hot metals such as lithium, cobalt and nickel.
Results of a preliminary economic assessment have revealed the potential for the development of an underground mine at the company's mine in Botswana.
The de-risking milestone is for the company's Sonora project in Mexico, expected to produce 35,000 tonnes a year of lithium carbonate.
Firm has determined it's not economically viable to extend the life of the diamond mine, which can only be accessed by air year round, or by a winter road for five or six weeks in January and February.
Shareholders of miner Stratex International blocked reverse takeover of Australian-listed Crusader Resources and voted CEO Marcus Engelbrecht out of office.
Mining investment in Peru set to fall for a fourth straight year in 2017, but Mining Minister Cayetana Aljovin expects it to bounce back in 2018.
Africa largest untapped source of growth for industry and would provide huge opportunity, says Rio Tinto's chief executive of energy and minerals.
The equipment maker has a very strong presence in Europe, Australia and Africa, but says in North and South America there's plenty of room for improvement.
The company has found six diamonds larger than 100 carats in the first nine months of the year, compared with just four throughout 2016.
Stuart Chambers faces investor calls for clear direction at the company, long seen as a potential takeover target.
A source said the LME had made contact with established online venues Trayport and EBS, which are currently focused largely on energy and foreign exchange.
In third-quarter production report, Glencore lowered its output guidance for copper, zinc and coal but said full-year earnings would not suffer.
Fura Gems aims to resume production at the mine within six months of the deal closure.
Prices for cobalt metal, used in production of electric vehicle batteries, have tripled to nine-year peaks above $30 a pound from below $10 a pound in late 2015.
The next few years will likely see the biggest shake-up of gold mining's top tier in a decade.
Demand for cobalt is expected to soar in coming years as governments battle pollution and more electric cars are built.
Lacklustre performances by small mining companies on the London Stock Exchange are driving rivals in need of cash to find alternative ways to raise capital.
Company is finishing up first field trial for its T 236 diesel electric truck and it expects to have it commercially available by the end of 2018.
The current debate surrounding coal is generally one of how long it will continue to play a role in the world's energy mix before it is replaced by cleaner alternatives, but the coming years may see a deficit in seaborne markets for the polluting fuel.
The London-listed company sealed a 7-year commercial deal with Wilmar Group.
A Mi-8 helicopter operated by Russian coal company Arktikugol crashed on Thursday with eight people on board.