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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.

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OceanaGold moves to cover Didipio cracks

OceanaGold moves to cover Didipio cracks

Miner reports improvements in NZ, US gold as Philippines mine remains suspended

Copper News

31 JAN 2020
Rio Tinto's storm in a small invoice

Rio Tinto's storm in a small invoice

Big miner says billing system works both ways

Politics

29 JAN 2020
Resolute to pay $12M to cancel Mako royalty

Resolute to pay $12M to cancel Mako royalty

Ending royalty will boost future cash flows and enhance exposure to higher gold prices, says CEO.

Emeco buys underground contractor

Emeco buys underground contractor

Emeco continues contract mining market consolidation

Deals/Finance

29 JAN 2020
Evolution primed for next growth phase

Evolution primed for next growth phase

Mt Carlton the only blot on gold miner's operational performance

Australian nickel miner on track despite bushfire impact

Australian nickel miner on track despite bushfire impact

No significant impact from Forrestania blaze beyond delayed sales, miner says

Oyu Tolgoi funding puzzle shows Rio Tinto between a rock and a hard place

Oyu Tolgoi funding puzzle shows Rio Tinto between a rock and a hard place

Mongolia underground funding poser for mining major

Project finance

28 JAN 2020
Bigger role for miners in carbon fight

Bigger role for miners in carbon fight

Mining companies can—and must—help their steelmaking customers reduce greenhouse-gas emissions

Sustainability

27 JAN 2020
Lacaze heralds rare earth company's 'uneventful quarter'

Lacaze heralds rare earth company's 'uneventful quarter'

Malaysia plant returns to capacity as spending expected to ramp up on 2025 growth projects

Consulting values on the rise as talent pool empties

Consulting values on the rise as talent pool empties

M&A, technology will continue to reshape the mining consulting space

Leadership

26 JAN 2020
Stayers keen to build in contract mining's new landscape

Stayers keen to build in contract mining's new landscape

Long-term players in multi-billion-dollar contract mining market have different mindset

Deals/Finance

26 JAN 2020
El Teniente expansion ahead of schedule

El Teniente expansion ahead of schedule

Copper giant pouring money into world's biggest underground copper mine

Copper News

24 JAN 2020