Ruby fund raising

Agricola Resources plc began trading on London's Ofex facility last Tuesday (December 4), coinciding...

Capital markets

15 DECEMBER 2000

Nicky Oppenheimer steps down at AngloGold

Nicky Oppenheimer has relinquished his position as chairman of AngloGold Ltd, to concentrate on his “responsibilities...

Capital markets

15 DECEMBER 2000

Cominco power boost . . .

Taking advantage of the power shortages and soaring electricity prices in the Pacific Northwest region...

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15 DECEMBER 2000

Phelps Dodge to refocus on mining

US-based Phelps Dodge Corp., the world's second largest copper producer, has announced its intention...

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15 DECEMBER 2000

Alcan takes up Gove rights . . .

Alcan Aluminum Ltd of Canada announced this Tuesday that it will exercise its preemptive rights to acquire...

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15 DECEMBER 2000

Anglo swaps FirstRand for mining shares

London-listed Anglo American plc has secured an agreement to dispose of the bulk of its 20.6% interest...

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08 DECEMBER 2000

Fresh high for palladium

All of the precious metals advanced this week. The move was led on Monday by palladium which resumed...

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08 DECEMBER 2000

Mine costs rise for zinc

AME Mineral Economics of Australia calculates that global zinc mine production has risen by an annual...

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08 DECEMBER 2000

Cambior secures refinancing

Cambior Inc. has secured the approval of its lenders for a ‘committed restructuring plan' to refinance...

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08 DECEMBER 2000

PT Antam's earnings double

Jakarta-based PT Aneka Tambang (Antam) made a net profit of Rp303.0 billion (US$1 = Rp9,520) for the...

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08 DECEMBER 2000

Gutnick widens his Canadian interests

The Australian mining entrepreneur Joseph Gutnick is to become executive chairman of Toronto-listed St...

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08 DECEMBER 2000

Crew consolidates its Metorex shareholding

Vancouver-based Crew Development Corp. has increased its shareholding in Metorex Ltd, a Johannesburg-listed...

Capital markets

01 DECEMBER 2000

Cash-rich Lonmin emerges

The restructuring of London-based Lonmin plc over the past few years has resulted in a dedicated producer...

Capital markets

01 DECEMBER 2000

First Quantum placing and AIM listing

Canaccord Capital (Europe) has been appointed by First Quantum Minerals Ltd of Vancouver to place up...

Capital markets

01 DECEMBER 2000

La Granja sale

Montreal-based Cambior Inc. announced early this week that it has sold its 100% interest in La Granja,...

Capital markets

01 DECEMBER 2000

Harmony and DRD vie for AngloGold mines

AngloGold Ltd of South Africa has formally advised its shareholders that the company is in negotiation...

Capital markets

01 DECEMBER 2000