Worries mount over draconian Mongolian mining bill

Frik Els | January 15, 2013
Mongolia shakes its ‘Asia’s mineral state’ reputation, pushes renewables

"The impact of the draft law on the minerals industry will be to halt current minerals exploration and development in Mongolia and greatly discourage any future investment."

B2Gold gains on upbeat results for Otijikoto project

Marc Howe | January 11, 2013

Strong results from feasibility study push shares up nearly 5%

China to buy major African iron ore project for $1.45 billion

Cecilia Jamasmie | December 29, 2012
China to buy major African iron ore project for $1.45 billion

The Hanlong Group, a privately owned Chinese company, is planning to take over Australian mining company Sundance (ASX:SDL) early next year and gain control over the Mbalam iron ore project in central west Africa, China's official Xinhua News Agency reported Saturday.

Western Australia expects four more uranium mines over next ten years

Marc Howe | December 24, 2012

State premier gives firm support to uranium mining despite federal approval delays

Ethiopian Potash Corp. announces renewal of Danakil license

Marketwire - Mining and Metals | December 19, 2012

Ethiopian Potash Corp. is pleased to announce the renewal of Danakil mineral exploration licence

Clyde Park mining licence application – GUILDFORD COAL LIMITED

Infomine | December 19, 2012

Guildford Coal Ltd. applied for a mining permit for White Mountain (Guildford), Australia.

Mining lease application lodged Galilee Basin – TIARO COAL LIMITED

Infomine | December 19, 2012

Tiaro Coal Ltd. applied for a mining permit for Galilee Basin, Australia.

Canadian government solicits public opinion on proposed $2.4bn potash mine

Marc Howe | December 18, 2012

Encanto teams up with Muskowekwan First Nation to launch potash development

Stornoway Diamonds obtains key approval for Renard mine in Quebec

Marc Howe | December 7, 2012

"The most significant milestone in the development of the Renard Diamond Project achieved to date."

Crusader Resources obtains license for Posse iron ore

Marc Howe | December 5, 2012

Long-awaited iron ore project finally obtains approval

News release – English – B2GOLD CORP.

Infomine | December 5, 2012

B2Gold Corp. received a mining permit for OTJIKOTO, Namibia.

Australia and India to collaborate on world's biggest coal tenement in Queensland

Marc Howe | December 3, 2012

Coal resources of Carmichael mine estimated at AUD$10 billion

News release – English – CANAM COAL CORP.

Infomine | November 27, 2012

Canam Coal Corp. received a mining permit for Knight Mine which is adjacent to BEAR CREEK COAL MINE, USA.

Mt. Hamilton drill results – ELY GOLD & MINERALS INC.

Infomine | November 26, 2012

Ely Gold & Minerals Inc. announced new drilling results for MOUNT HAMILTON, USA.

Crusader Resources gets the green light for Brazilian iron ore production

Marc Howe | November 26, 2012
Afferro Mining $190m takeover approved by Canada

Crusader expands into both iron ore and gold in Brazil

Coal licenses to remain intact despite NSW corruption probe

Marc Howe | November 26, 2012

NSW government could be liable for hundreds of millions in payouts should leases be revoked

Grant of mining leases for Obotan project – PMI GOLD CORPORATION

Infomine | November 21, 2012

PMI Gold Corp. received a mining permit for Obotan / Nkran / Datano, Ghana.

Mining license for portion of Magambazi received – CANACO RESOURCES INC.

Infomine | November 20, 2012

Canaco Resources Inc. received a mining license for a portion of MAGAMBAZI, Tanzania.

IOH secures mining lease for Bungaroo South – IRON ORE HOLDINGS LIMITED

Infomine | November 7, 2012

Iron Ore Holdings Ltd. received a mining permit for Bungaroo South (Buckland Hills), Australia.

News release – English – STRATHMORE MINERALS CORP.

Infomine | November 6, 2012

Strathmore Minerals Corp. applied for a mining permit for GAS HILLS/JEEP, USA.

Investors flee Centamin after Egyptian court annuls gold concession

Frik Els | October 30, 2012

The Alexandria-based company tried to pour cold water on the reports and said operations at the mine – the first modern gold mine to open in the North African country – were continuing as normal.

Kula Gold Lodges Mining Lease Application – KULA GOLD LIMITED

Infomine | October 30, 2012

Kula Gold Ltd. applied for a mining permit for WOODLARK, Papua New Guinea.

Years away: Kloppers says BHP waiting for new technology before Olympic Dam decision

Frik Els | October 25, 2012

If you're spending $33 billion you want to do it as efficiently as possible.

Black Creek Mine permit filed – GLOBAL MET COAL CORPORATION

Infomine | October 24, 2012

Global Met Coal Corp. applied for a mining permit for Black Creek Mine, USA and updated its drilling results for Black Creek Mine, USA.

Permitting Process to Re-commence for EXPA-000037-XIII – SIERRA MINING LIMITED

Infomine | October 16, 2012

Sierra Mining Ltd. applied for a mining permit for EXPA-000037-XIII.

Update on Mining Licence Application – REY RESOURCES LIMITED

Infomine | October 10, 2012

Rey Resources Ltd. applied for a mining permit for DUCHESS PARADISE, Australia.

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