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Richard Roberts

Richard Roberts

Richard has been in mining and finance journalism for 25 years, spending the bulk of his career in Australia but visiting and covering projects and other aspects of the industry all around the world in that time. He spent eight years developing the weekly Australasian-focused HighGrade.net before joining Mining Journal, and prior to that ran Mining Journal owner Aspermont’s mining publishing business out of Perth, Western Australia, for more than a decade.

Articles by Richard Roberts

Rio's challenge: Building Simandou and eight new Oz mines at the same time

Rio's challenge: Building Simandou and eight new Oz mines at the same time

What's good for mining major may not work for others

Miner's right

03 AUG 2020
Saturn watcher sees resources climbing

Saturn watcher sees resources climbing

Satellite drilling could build camp credentials

Leader Interviews

03 AUG 2020
Kingwest Resources focuses on Menzies production angle

Kingwest Resources focuses on Menzies production angle

Junior looks for development, discovery rating kick

Leader Interviews

02 AUG 2020
Saturn Metals' Leonora star is rising

Saturn Metals' Leonora star is rising

Apollo Hill mineralised system grows, and grows

saturn metals

02 AUG 2020
OceanaGold cuts production guidance

OceanaGold cuts production guidance

COVID-19 hit delivered weakest quarter of year

KAZ sees 'elevated' COVID risks in H2

KAZ sees 'elevated' COVID risks in H2

Company remains on track to achieve full-year guidance

Copper News

30 JUL 2020
No gains from strategy switches

No gains from strategy switches

45 companies … zero change in value

From the Capital

30 JUL 2020
Fury flurry to produce new Canada, Peru focused explorers

Fury flurry to produce new Canada, Peru focused explorers

Merger of non-equals combines, separates prime exploration projects

M&A

30 JUL 2020
Swick deepens Northern Star connection

Swick deepens Northern Star connection

Major Jundee gold mine contract extended again

Return to base

Return to base

Global trends do seem to have a slight whiff of the 'end of times' about them

Screws turn on Anglo American

Screws turn on Anglo American

Anglo American under pressure to turn around a horrible half

Capital markets

28 JUL 2020
Orica unit targets India mining market

Orica unit targets India mining market

Minova forms JV with Agarwal 'start-up'

Deals/Finance

28 JUL 2020