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UN calls for major investment in ‘green’ technologies

A new report by the UN has warned of an immediate need for a fundamental technological overhaul to end poverty and avoid a worldwide environmental catastrophe
Breaking News Article Reports 08 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Dave discovery

Exploration drilling by Predictive Discovery Pty Ltd at the Dave East gold prospect in Burkina Faso has intersected mineralisation
Magazine Article Exploration & Development 08 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Special report: Community collaboration

Exploration and mining compaines must go beyond rhetoric when dealing with stakeholders
Reports Article Reports 08 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Gold gets new standard

The World Gold Council (WGC) and its members have developed two standards aimed at removing gold sold to fund conflict from the gold market
Breaking News Article Reports 05 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Minmetals invests

China Minmetals Corp has bought a stake in Sama Resources Inc, a West African nickel-copper explorer
Magazine Article Finance 01 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Minor metals: Summer plunge

With the exception of mercury, and to a lesser degree bismuth, the minor metals took a tumble during June as is often the case during the summer months in the northern hemisphere
Reports Article Reports 01 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Answering the call

Producers are beginning to catch up with high demand
Magazine Article Reports 01 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Avocet closes most of SE Asian asset sale

Avocet Mining plc has completed the sale of its Penjom gold mine in Malaysia and the 80%-owned North Lanut and Bakan projects in Indonesia for US$170 million
Magazine Article Finance 01 Jul 2011 0 Stars

UK Bribery Act takes effect

The UK Bribery Act took effect on July 1, becoming the most stringent regulations on bribery and corruption anywhere in the world.
Breaking News Article Reports 01 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Community engagement: Moving beyond policy rhetoric

An integrated and collaborative approach to agreement-making with local communities is critical at the project level
Reports Article EMEA 30 Jun 2011 0 Stars

Government disengagement

The links between community and politics are perhaps somewhat overlooked, but politically-motivated community action can have lasting effects on mine development
Comment Article Opinion 30 Jun 2011 0 Stars

Country risk: Guinea

Contract confusion in Africa’s newest mining frontier
Reports Article EMEA 30 Jun 2011 0 Stars

Gold gets conflict-free standard

The World Gold Council (WGC) and its members have developed two standards aimed at removing gold sold to fund conflict from the gold market. The WGC said it had developed a framework to track gold from the mine to the end of the refining process
Magazine Article EMEA 30 Jun 2011 0 Stars

Tailings: Leading by example

The Equator Principles are allowing low income economies to lead the way in ESIA practice
Comment Article EMEA 30 Jun 2011 0 Stars

Kimberley credibility continues to sink

Monitoring of the world’s diamond trade is in a state of near breakdown. The latest blow came with an announcement by the South African Ministry of Mineral Resources that the country will accept rough stones from Zimbabwe’s Marange diamond field
Magazine Article EMEA 30 Jun 2011 0 Stars

Nkout rises to 1.4Gt

Afferro Mining Inc has received an independent resource estimate for its Nkout iron-ore project in Cameroon, increasing the total by 36% to 1,420Mt, following extensive drilling
Magazine Article Exploration & Development 24 Jun 2011 0 Stars

Dugbe assays

Hummingbird Resources plc has extended gold mineralisation at the Dugbe F gold property in eastern Liberia with assays from holes that tested the Dugbe licence and the adjacent Joe Village licence
Magazine Article Exploration & Development 24 Jun 2011 0 Stars

European plant combined with African project in mineral sands JV

France’s Eramet SA and Mineral Deposits Ltd have agreed to put two of their respective processing and mining assets together into a joint venture
Magazine Article Production and Markets 24 Jun 2011 0 Stars

Eramet and Mineral Deposits form JV

France’s Eramet SA and Mineral Deposits Ltd have agreed to put their respective processing and mining assets together into a joint venture entity.
Breaking News Article Finance 20 Jun 2011 0 Stars

Judeira intercepts

Magazine Article Exploration & Development 17 Jun 2011 0 Stars
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Russian precious metals company Polymetal International plc’s commitment to establishing an extensive pipeline of growth projects has continued with the acquisition of the Kyzyl gold project.
Russian precious-metals company Polymetal International plc has made significant progress at the Semcha platinum-group metals (PGM) property in the past year as it moves the project towards a preliminary economic assessment
The Republic of Guinea intends to launch, pursuant to the mining Code, a competitive and transparent invitation to tender for three bauxite mining blocks located in the prefectures of Boffa, Boké and Télimélé.
Indochine Mining Limited is developing a high-grade gold project at Mt Kare in PNG by rapidly developing wide, high-grade gold zones
Sarama Resources is a West Africa-focused gold explorer with substantial landholdings in Burkina Faso, Liberia and Mali.
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