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Uranium Mining News
Readers may be surprised to learn that precious metals mines are well behind two uranium cash cows.
Uranium has been the most-hated commodity since 2011 - and the Global X Uranium ETF has been pummeled over 90% in a brutal bear market.
Shares were up more than 45% on Tuesday mid-morning after it announced that joint venture partner Rio Tinto will start drilling for uranium at the company's asset in Saskatchewan.
Cameco (NYSE:CCJ, TSX:CCO) has inflicted more pain on its payroll as Canada’s largest uranium producer struggles amid a flat market for the nuclear fuel.
In the wake of announced production cutbacks by Kazakhstan's state-owned uranium mining powerhouse, Kazatomprom, the beleaguered uranium market has seen an upswing.
Takeover would make of Sibanye Gold the world's third largest palladium producer and fourth biggest platinum group metals miner.
The Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) warning highlights an additional risk for the energy sector
Company will perform the work and federal government will contribute about half of the more than $600 million cleanup costs.
Companies claim land transfer is de facto expropriation without consultation.
GoviEx uranium documentary
World Bank's 2017 outlook says US impact on commodity markets diminished, but it's still number 1 for oil and number 2 in copper, aluminum and lead.
Proposed refinancing comes after Paladin failed to sell a 24% stake in its Langer Heinrich mine to China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), which was expected to fetch $175 million.
Analysts qualified the move as a “game changer.”
The state's environmental authority has approved Toro Energy’s Wiluna project, in the northern Goldfields.
Any re-instatement of sanctions will, if at all, pose minimal additional hurdles to new investors, BMI Research says.
As a uranium miner, India isn't in the same league as the world's top producers, but its status could rise if upcoming exploration programs are successful.
It was an up and down year for commodities, but things ultimately finished in the black.
Paradoxically, a relatively small segment of the market, which is volatile precisely because of its small size, determines the pricing in the entire uranium market.
The continuing stream of high-grade drill results from NexGen Energy's Arrow deposit has one analyst predicting 50% resource growth.
With only a couple of exceptions, metal and mineral prices rallied in 2016 – see at a glance how far the industry has come.
The global mining industry rebounded from multi-year lows in 2016 – MINING.com's most popular posts of the year tell the story.
An underground uranium and copper mine in Arizona looks more valuable thanks to new drill results released today.
Mickey shares what indicators he uses to guide the health of the economy and what those indicators are conveying.
The hits keep coming.