The move comes only three months after U.S. President Barack Obama signed a space exploitation law.
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The gold miner is expanding its portfolio to platinum, coal and uranium, as it also mulls an incursion in the base metals sector.
Picks up private Australian nickel and gold mine and stake in Manitoba copper mine from VMS Ventures.
More than 200 delegates from the mining, renewable energy and finance sectors attended this event.
Mining hits a BRIC wall.
There's a reason It's called the devil's copper.
Clive Palmer could walk away from the administration linked to his Queensland Nickel refinery without losing the assets and leave creditors out in the cold.
This year’s version has an interactive design that allows users to sort returns by various categories including returns, volatility, and other groupings.
It's been a rough start to 2016 for Australian nickel producers with low prices, job cuts and mine closures across the nation.
Once a figment of science fiction films, the sometimes risky notion of mining in space may soon become a reality if asteroid miners have their way.
Three of the world's top mining companies are now trading over 90% below their boom year highs as the 2016 commodity sell-off gathers pace.
Company is said to have sent out requests to investment banks as it seeks to hire an adviser to assist in the bidding process for Anglo American's niobium and phosphate business in Brazil.
They are all located in just three countries: Norway, Russia and Canada.
What Planetary Resources' 3D-printed model so impressive is the fact that it’s made entirely out of metal that’s not from Earth.
Lundin Mining is developing a new nickel deposit that could extend the life of its Eagle nickel and copper mine in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
Fresh selloff brings year loss to 80%. Outside metal prices rebounding (aka divine intervention) and barring extending a begging bowl, what will save Anglo?
Only 0.6% of private capital raised in 2015 for natural resource investment is for mining projects–one wind farm fund attracted more than the entire sector.
Rick praises innovative precious metals streams on base metal projects and one Canadian company that is adding value and being rewarded for it.
Despite the ongoing and deepening bear market for commodities and the junior resource sector, MercenaryGeologist.com continues to produce valuable analysis and research on commodities and equities.
The company's co-founder James Moffett will step down as chairman and quit the board.
No 3: "The return of inflation could revive demand for hedges including commodities, with gold in particular likely to benefit."
Mining executives tell The Gold Report that the most effective corporate social responsibility programs (CSR) are orchestrated cooperatively instead of applied prescriptively.
Broad advance for mining shares as metal prices jump on China stimulus hopes – Freeport rockets 17% in massive volumes.
Beijing has very ambitious 2020 growth targets. A new survey finds Chinese executives are much more confident than the rest of the world about hitting them.
One of these mines gets more than fives times the rain of Canada's rainiest city.