Vancouver-based junior jumps 8.5% after hitting targets for re-start of 100%-owned Caribou zinc-lead-copper-silver-gold mine in New Brunswick, Canada.
“Base metals were a ‘bright’ spot in 2014—largely ignored by equity markets and are among our ‘picks’ for investors in 2015,” observed Scotiabank economist Patricia Mohr in the latest edition of the Scotiabank Commodity Price Index published Thursday.
Huge advances in all sectors from potash and uranium to copper and gold led by a 10% surge in diversified Canadian heavyweight Teck Resources.
Julian Malnic, the founder of world's first deep-sea miner Nautilus Minerals has joined the board of Deep Space Industries.
This was the second time that Antamina’s workers down tools in about a month over demands for a bonus and other benefits.
Unionized workers at Antamina downed tools at midnight Wednesday.
The waiting game is over. BHP Billiton has named its Perth-based spin-off company, appointing Graham Kerr as its chief executive.
The stock closed in Sydney below the $30 mark, which is the lowest it has traded in the last five years.
End of strike at Peru’s biggest copper mine and weaker oil prices drove Dr. Copper goes to the ICU.
Locals were protesting the imminent construction of Platreef platinum mine.
The miner has hit exceptionally high-grade silver, zinc and copper at its Kipushi mine in the DRC.
The world's largest miner has stepped up its cost-cutting plans as it battles a sharp slide in iron ore, coal and oil prices.
But unionized workers insist on claiming that Antamina's output would likely drop by at least 90%.
Canada Zinc Metals Corp. is pleased to announce that the planned airborne geophysical survey for the Akie and select Kechika Regional properties has commenced. The helicopter-borne FALCONTM gravity gradiometry survey is being flown by CGG of Mississauga, Ontario.
The world’s largest miner is only two weeks away from shedding more light on an upcoming spin-off of unwanted assets.
South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources has finally approved the miner's Platreef platinum project.
Sources close to X2 Resources, Davis' new company, have cast doubts on reports that the firm had made an offer.
Winners were few and far between Friday, but punters couldn't resist Nevsun Resources stock after low-cost high-grade Eritrea mine delivered on all counts.
The affected company is Planetary Resources, the U.S.-based start-up aiming to mine asteroids.
The world’s biggest miner unveiled details about how it expects to meet cost-reduction and productivity improvement targets.
Total worldwide budget for nonferrous metals exploration dropped to US$11.36 billion in 2014 from US$15.19 billion in 2013 — a 25% decrease.
The all-powerful U.S. dollar is currently hammering base metals and base metal equities. Haywood Securities Mining Analyst Stefan Ioannou says that increasing demand and near-term supply shortages make base metals a bargain that won't last.
The country is fine-tuning details of a new mining law that will make it easier for foreigners to tap the nation’s riches.
In response to popular demand from our home province of British Columbia, today we visualize the amount of natural resources extracted from BC each year.
The mining giant has made a sharp U-turn on its initial decision to snub a London listing for its $17 billion spinoff.
The former Xstrata boss' new venture, X2 Resources, is "currently reviewing a number of opportunities in the metals and mining sector."
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