They will appeal verdict that paved the way for about half a million current and former miners to proceed with a multi-million-dollar suit, which seeks compensation for those who contracted lung diseases.
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Breakthrough review shows geoscientists’ job prospects directly tied to mineral commodity price movements
As commodity prices dip, job prospects for geoscientists plummet – with little or no lag time between one outcome following the other.
The proposed operations, worth about $3 billion in potential investments, could add up to 95,000 barrels of oil per day to current output.
The main challenge for mining near-Earth celestial bodies is neither technology nor cost, but simply “convincing people it is realistic,” says Dr. Phil Metzger.
The combined firm will be the world's largest crop nutrient producer and third largest natural resource company in Canada.
OSIRIS-REx will collect samples from an asteroid and return them to Earth, in what it could be a pivotal step for firms currently planning to tap into the space mining business.
Salvador, Codelco’s smallest operation, has been battling to turn a profit after dwindling ore grades pushed up production costs.
The country’s economy shrank 1.6% in the April-to-June period, the largest quarterly decline in seven years.
A tie-up could produce a fertilizer giant worth more than $30 billion.
Experts warn Canada's mining industry faces a looming risk it's not ready to deal with — lack of access to workers with the skills needed in an upswing.
The sale is part of Anglo’s plan to exit coal as well as the miner's divestment scheme aimed to raise between $3bn and $4bn by year-end.
The miner said it was is currently assessing the operational and financial situation of its platinum division, which may require "remedial action".
Despite a rebound in commodity prices and successful costs cuts, Glencore remained in the red in the six months to end-June.
Expert says coal-fired generation may remain a key part of Britain's energy supply for longer than planned.
A federal court dismissed challenge from a traditional owner to mining permits for the mine.
Two years after the mine’s massive tailings pond collapse, the tarnished Golden Triangle environmental and economic fallout continues.
The world's top copper miner admits to be facing its “worst crisis ever” since created in 1976.
Study argues it would be cheap and simple to retrain coal workers for solar jobs.
The mission's goal is to map a target asteroid, looking for deposits of water and other resources with visible and infrared cameras.
The coal giant also said it would review its assets in Australia to run a smaller but "more profitable" basis.
U.S. Steel Canada —formerly known as Stelco — has been operating under bankruptcy protection since 2014.
Vedanta Resources’ chairman Anil Agarwal allegedly approached Anglo in several opportunities earlier this year to discuss potential tie-ups.
Imperial, Canada’s No.2 integrated oil producer and refiner, posted a surprise $181-million loss in its second quarter.
The miner said its turnaround plan was “on track” as it slashed debt and beat earnings forecasts in the first half of the year.
The company gave 27 University of Toronto mining engineering students a firsthand look at the industry.