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."
The miner, Zambia's largest foreign investor, operates Kansanshi mine, the eighth largest copper mine in the world, as well as the country's biggest.
Underground mining royalties will go up from 6% to 8%; underground taxes now 20%.
The commodities trader and miner explored a stock-exchange listing Down Under.
The firm mined 93,624 ounces of the yellow metal in the three months to end September and it also maintained its full-year production forecast of 420,000 ounces of gold.
Anglo's chief warned the company plans to take severe measures over the next two years.
Zambia’s mines minister says the company has not officially communicated the government its intentions as required under the country's law.
The company is cutting 169 jobs at the mine.
CEO Andrew Mackenzie's pay package is already only half that of his predecessor.
New company would still have its primary listing in Australia, with secondary listings in South Africa and the UK.
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