Rapid, large-scale urbanization will see India's top three cities rival the combined economies of Vietnam, Philippines and Malaysia.
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The mission's goal is to map a target asteroid, looking for deposits of water and other resources with visible and infrared cameras.
New report shows commodity assets under management jumping to $235 billion, the best performance since 2009, largely due to physical gold ETF inflows.
CHART: The gold price may grab headlines, but coal's rally comes as a shocker – thermal prices are up 22% in 2016 and coking coal's back in triple digits.
Systematic cost cutting has taken some strain off Teck's balance sheet over the last few years as metal prices have slumped.
Industrial metals are now all trading above their 100-day moving averages and most are no longer in backwardation.
Trevali stock is up 44% in two weeks as Canadian mine enters commercial production and record output at flagship Peru operation is topped by high-grade find.
Recovering commodity prices and investors' veto on deals have frustrated Davis and his team in their search for mining and metals bargains.
China’s state-backed Silk Road Fund is said to be considering a joint $2 billion bid with China National Gold Group for the Vasilkovskoye mine.
Product launch and acquisition are the key growth strategies adopted by the leading market players, such as Caterpillar and Komatsu, to strengthen their foothold in the market.
Zinc is proving to be an outlier among industrial metals whose 2016 outlook looks dim.
Gold's nearly $100 jump early on and copper's 4.5% meltdown split mining investors' Brexit fortunes.
Combined these mining and metal giants are worth $700 billion with operations in every corner of the world.
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%.
A lithium miner joins top ranks of listed mining firms for the first time as the price of the battery ingredient skyrockets.
The country is said to be sitting on mineral deposits worth hundreds of billions of dollars which, once developed, could surpass oil as its main source of income.
First time a country partners with privates to boost the development of the industry.
Zhongjin Gold Corp., Shandong Gold Mining Co. and Zijin Mining Group Co. said to be among potential bidders.
For private capital mining and metals is the riskiest natural resources sector – but only energy beats the returns.
World Bank revises down growth rate for commodity exporting countries to just 0.4%, predicts 15% decline in metal prices this year.
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.
“There’s a lot of bullish things going for zinc, copper, aluminum -- all the stuff used in durable goods"
$11 million regional drilling program defining Bisha camp in east Africa as a world-class multi-deposit volcanogenic massive sulphide district.
Iran's national development plan targets production of 2 million tonnes of copper per year by 2025.