Seven prime ministers, other top politicians received funds.
The company revealed it will take four years to trial a processing method it hopes will help make the expansion profitable.
The industry’s aggregate market capitalization improved for the sixth month in a row in June, reaching $1.75 trillion, the highest level since January 2013.
Survey shows 9 out of ten Australian mining execs see few positives over next 12 months.
Western Australia's Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recommended state approval for the project, under certain conditions.
Three top catalysts for absolute movements in precious metals.
Be prepared for a rally in the uranium mining sector.
The company also said that ore from its Cigar Lake mine, in Canada's Saskatchewan, would not be milled until early 2015, instead by the end of the year.
"I see bullish factors entering the market."
Authorities say the amount of the radiation workers involved in a spill clean-up had to face was low and of “no consequence” to human health.
But the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) failed to disclose what the missing materials were, or whether it knew about them before they disappeared.
Deal will allow North River to fast-track the development of its flagship lead and zinc mine.
Expect company to generate a fair share of attention in the junior mining community.
Jellyfish blooms and power plant intake valves don't mix.
"The sector that interests me the most is the sector that’s the most out of favor."
2012 could prove tough year to beat on emissions rates.
Government is touting the Four Mile mine as “the most significant deposit found anywhere in the world in the last 25 years."
In this interview with The Mining Report, Brent Cook of Exploration Insights shares the telltale signs of success he looks for in the junior gold, phosphate and uranium sectors and discusses the synergies that stand to benefit some recent mergers.
Mining lobby lambastes findings.
Expected uranium price increase has failed to materialize.
Company acknowledges the short-term outlook is bad.
India is expanding a covert uranium enrichment plant that could potentially support the development of thermonuclear weapons, a defense research group says, raising the stakes in a regional arms race with China and Pakistan.
Net profits from progressing economies-based miners reached $24 billion in 2013, compared to a net loss of $4 billion for developed market firms.
Siemens and partner Mitsubishi Heavy Industries came up short.
Commodities from coal to gold once traded in close correlation, but today the graph looks helter-skelter.
This is not the first time Rio Tinto axes jobs at this mine. In 2013, it sacked 276 workers, following losses on reduced demand for the metal.
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