New report shows China extracted nearly one fifth of its gold reserves last year – the global gold production to reserve ratio is only 3.8%.
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A lithium miner joins top ranks of listed mining firms for the first time as the price of the battery ingredient skyrockets.
First time a country partners with privates to boost the development of the industry.
For private capital mining and metals is the riskiest natural resources sector – but only energy beats the returns.
Capital spending by the world's largest miners since 2010 amounted to $632 billion – 32% of which has now been written off says new report.
An official endorsement of such mission would pave the way for several other for-profit space ventures currently in the works.
Improving agriculture with crop-specific satellite images.
Funds will be used to deploy and operate the firm's Earth observation program, known as Ceres.
Monday mayhem as metals rally evaporates and mining's top names are dumped – Anglo's losses since a week ago now 28%, Freeport has plunged 25%.
It’s home to just a half-million people, but the country is not thinking small when it comes to the future of mining.
Confidence returns to mining sector as announced capital outlays surge to $108 billion – greenfield project spending up three-fold in first quarter.
Full voting results will be released on Friday.
Deltion Innovations aims to design a drill that would prospect for water, ice and resources on the moon and beyond.
March survey by McKinsey sees China trumping geopolitical instability, leadership change, terrorism, refugees and euro break-up as risks to global economy.
New report predicts mining's majors will increasingly move away from diversification strategies to concentrate on competitiveness in certain core sectors.
Fresh research shows a new role for bacteria in cycling platinum group metals in soils and sediments, offering a better understanding of how to search for them.
Mining supply returns to pre-strike level but recycling falls.
The miner is completely exiting coal and selling several assets, to focus only on copper, diamonds and platinum.
The move comes only three months after U.S. President Barack Obama signed a space exploitation law.
FTSE 100 reweighting to take place in March.
The gold miner is expanding its portfolio to platinum, coal and uranium, as it also mulls an incursion in the base metals sector.
The company is said to be wanting to offload its Barro Alto nickel mine and the vast Minas-Rio iron ore complex.
The besieged miner plans to lower costs at its iron ore mines after boosting total annual output for the steelmaking ingredient.
Embattled miners have cut jobs in the face of plunging commodity prices, putting pressure on the South African government
Silver attracts buyers, gold price lifted out of historic net short positioning as large futures speculators cut overall bearish bets on commodities by 74%.