Russia favoured bilateral trade with all countries in their national currencies, rather than the dollar, but that the idea needed detailed work.
Russia Mining News
Like the Soviet Union in the 1970s, China is coming to the end of a long labor-force boom and hoping that an orgy of investment will keep the old magic going while stabilizing its fraying frontiers.
Expectations of a boom in demand for electric vehicles are leading investors and battery makers to stockpile nickel and helping to fuel a spike in global prices of the metal.
Under the terms of the sanctions, imposed in April in response to Moscow's alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, U.S. customers must wind down business with Rusal by Oct. 23.
Russia's Rusal is the world's largest aluminium producer outside China.
Archaeologists unearthed 3,000 gold and precious metals objects and jewelry pieces.
The killing of three reporters in the Central African Republic pulls a private, pro-Kremlin military company out of the shadows.
The company said that the Dynasty diamond “is the purest of all large diamonds manufactured throughout the Russian jewelry history.”
Earlier this year, the company said it would aim to produce up to 15 percent of global antimony output, used primarily to make fire retardants and batteries.
Shares down by a third after London-listed miner pays $900m for Russian copper project that will take another $5.5 billion to build.
Kinross Gold Corp said on Wednesday it was "pausing" expansion work at its Tasiast gold mine in Mauritania after a government request for talks to improve the country's economic benefits from the miner's activities.
They were said to be investigating a private Russian security company operating in CAR as well as Russia’s interests in the local diamond, gold and uranium sectors.
Uakitite is associated with sulfides, schreibersite and magnetite.
Total diamond resources are estimated to contain 3.5 million carats of diamonds.
The Dmitrii Donskoi is believed to have sunk in a naval battle 113 years ago, carrying the treasury of the entire flotilla, which would have included port expenses, as well as salaries of sailors and officers.
The U.S. tariff hike will cost an overall $537.6 million and Russia has the right to impose more compensatory measures in the future.
The 0.50-carat stone was found at the company’s Karpinskaya-1 pipe, located in the northern Arkhangelsk Region.
Russia has cut its holdings of U.S. foreign debt by more than half. Instead, it’s been increasing its gold shares in its international reserves.
The collection consists of 32 round diamonds, 0.3 carats each, named after the countries - participants of the World Cup.
“The plant has demonstrated that it can operate at planned hourly production throughput capacity."
The country cut its holdings of Treasuries nearly in half in April as Washington slapped the harshest sanctions to date on a selection of Russian companies and individuals.
One of the strangest stories in the mining industry this year has been the battle between Russian gold miner Petropavlovsk Plc and its activist, mystery shareholders.
Moscow company's update on Sukhoi Log project envisages annual production of 1.6 million ounces for 35 years at less than $500 per ounce.
President Joao Lourenço said changes aim at attracting more investment, increasing production and securing higher government revenue.
The London Metal Exchange (LME) is working to see if it can expand access to Rusal’s aluminum, which is under suspension due to U.S. sanctions.