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Massive outcry against new 40% Australian national mining tax – Xstrata, BHP and many others speak out about the damage to mine development

Dr Ian Gould, Chairman of the South Australian Minerals and Petroleum Experts Group has described the Henry Tax Review’s super tax on resources as a potentially unsuitable cyclical underwriter of Australia’s future health and retirement expectations. “Handled poorly, the super tax will mean Australia’s overall sovereign risk rating will fall, even if South Australia remains the best [...]

Quimsacocha Gold Mine Development

The property consists of four mining concessions covering an aggregate area of approximately 12,967 ha and is located in southern Ecuador, 30 km SW of the city of Cuenca at an elevation of 3,600 m. […]

New mine project posted on Mine Developments – Trekkopje Project

The 128,979 ha project is approximately 65 km in a straight line northeast of the coastal town of Swakopmund and lies in the very arid desert region of western Namibia, southwestern Africa. Access is via […]

Robert Lipic – MTI's CEO is at the core of the mining industry

By IAN ROSS – Norther Ontario Business Mining is a core Canadian industry and Sudbury's Robert Lipic has been at the centre of it for more than 40 years. "Never in my fondest dreams did […]

Bucyrus Announces Organizational Changes in ERI Region

South Milwaukee, WI, USA, June 13 , 2008  – Bucyrus International, Inc. (NASDAQ: BUCY) In support of Bucyrus’ expanding and diverse market opportunities within the ERI (Europe, Russia, India) region, Dr. Dieter Gessner, Vice President […]

New mine project posted on Mine Developments – Pilanesberg Project

The project is located northwest of Rustenburg, Northwest Province, South Africa, and to the south of the Pilanesberg Game Reserve and Sun City. Covers the Frischgewaagd 96 JQ and Ledig 909 JQ farms. The proposed […]

New mine project posted on Mine Developments – Chirundu

The Chirundu uranium project comprises an area of 1,301 sq km and is located in Zambia. Uranium mineralization is of the style referred to as 'sandstone-type uranium deposits' which have been the source of a […]

New mine project posted on Mine Developments – Chirundu

The Chirundu uranium project comprises an area of 1,301 sq km and is located in Zambia. Uranium mineralization is of the style referred to as 'sandstone-type uranium deposits' which have been the source of a […]

Robot maps Mexican silver mine

Using a unique laser scanning robot 3D Laser Mapping has successfully completed a project to create a 3D map of the San Jose silver mine in Mexico. The survey, commissioned by Arian Silver Corp, which […]

Robot maps Mexican silver mine

Using a unique laser scanning robot 3D Laser Mapping has successfully completed a project to create a 3D map of the San Jose silver mine in Mexico. The survey, commissioned by Arian Silver Corp, which […]

Kubi mining project on InfoMine

The Kubi mining lease covers 1,960 ha and is located in the Adansi West District of the Ashanti Region of Ghana. The deposit was first developed by local artisanal miners, with eight adits being driven […]

Adex Mining Awards Contract to SGS Lakefield Research Limited for Mineralogy Assessment Studies

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(MARKET WIRE)–May 21, 2008 — Adex Mining Inc. ("Adex" or the "Company") (CDNX:ADE.V – News) is pleased to announce the award of an ore mineralogy assessment contract for the development of tungsten, molybdenum, tin […]

Adex mining confirms delivery of second drill rig

Adex Mining Inc. ("Adex" or the "Company") (TSX-V: ADE) is pleased to announce that a second drill rig has now been delivered to the Company's Mount Pleasant Mine Property in southwestern New Brunswick, Canada (the […]

May 14, 2008 Terrane Board Approves Mt. Milligan Feasibility Report

Vancouver, British Columbia: Robert Pease, President and Chief Executive Officer of Terrane Metals Corp. ("Terrane" or the "Company") (TRX: TSX-V) is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors has approved the Feasibility Study Report […]

Robot maps Mexican silver mine

Using a unique laser scanning robot 3D Laser Mapping has successfully completed a project to create a 3D map of the San Jose silver mine in Mexico, International Mining reports. The survey, commissioned by Arian […]

DJ Leighton bags Mesa A iron ore contract from Rio Tinto

Australia's largest construction company Leighton Holdings Ltd announced that its HWE Mining unit has won an AUD 344 million contract to provide mine development services at Rio Tinto Ltd’s Mesa A iron ore operation…more at […]

Coeur d'Alene Mines progresses operational improvements at Cerro Bayo

Coeur d’Alene Mines announced today that as part of the ongoing operational improvement program at its Cerro Bayo mine in southern Chile, the mine will be upgrading its electrical infrastructure, which will result in a temporary suspension of mining operations for approximately six weeks. Earlier this year, Coeur implemented a recovery plan at Cerro Bayo to address [...]