Big week for mining M&A

SILVER producer Fresnillo plc has launched a bid to take over MAG Silver Corp, in a week that saw increased...

Africa

05 DECEMBER 2008

London Mining calls off court action against African Minerals

LONDON Mining plc has dropped its application for court injunction against African Minerals Ltd (AML),...

Africa

28 NOVEMBER 2008

Liberia: Full of potential

It is now five years since the UN peacekeeping force, United Mission in Liberia, arrived to ensure the...

Africa

28 NOVEMBER 2008

Coal (2006 + first quarter 07)

The headlines for 2004 have been dominated by China, whether through the impact of its booming economy...

Leadership

01 JANUARY 2008

Coal (2005 + first quarter 06)

The production of coal retained a steady rise in 2005, up 5.2% from 2004, the percentage increases in...

Leadership

01 JANUARY 2007

Iron ore - 2005

The iron ore industry is experiencing a once-in-a-lifetime boom period With an unprecedented rise of...

Leadership

01 JANUARY 2005