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Chinese companies snap up more projects

China is on a buying spree once again, with two state-controlled companies this week making bids for

Australia

14 AUG 2009

Strong balance sheet creates opportunities for BHP Billiton

BHP Billiton chief executive Marius Kloppers said his company's strong balance sheet could allow it to

Asia

14 AUG 2009

Jinchuan take over

Jinchuan Mining plc plans to resume mining at Albidon Ltd's Munali nickel project in Zambia by securing

Africa

07 AUG 2009

Angus restructuring

Angus & Ross plc has announced a restructuring of its US$12.5 million loan, as well as plans to change

Europe/Middle East

07 AUG 2009
Exore excels in Cote d'Ivoire
Exore excels in Cote d'Ivoire
Exore excels in Cote d'Ivoire

Exore excels in Cote d'Ivoire

ASX-listed explorer begins resource definition drilling after making 2 gold discoveries in 12 months

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Artemis all set thanks to unique approach
Artemis all set thanks to unique approach
Artemis all set thanks to unique approach

Artemis all set thanks to unique approach

Near-term transition to producer on the cards

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artemis resources

Dark Horse could be 2020 bolter
Dark Horse could be 2020 bolter
Dark Horse could be 2020 bolter

Dark Horse could be 2020 bolter

Argentina-focused explorer has the portfolio, and people, to make it big

Tulkubash, Kyzyltash to add 400,000ozpa to Chaarat profile
Tulkubash, Kyzyltash to add 400,000ozpa to Chaarat profile
Tulkubash, Kyzyltash to add 400,000ozpa to Chaarat profile

Tulkubash, Kyzyltash to add 400,000ozpa to

New-look junior producer is targeting 500,000oz per year by 2025 from Central Asia portfolio

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URAS withdraws

URSA Major Minerals Inc has withdrawn its offer for Canadian Arrow Mines Ltd, saying that it has not

North America

31 JUL 2009

Selkirk/Imperial merger

Selkirk Metals Corp and Imperial Metals Corp have planned a merger. Under the terms, each Selkirk shareholder

North America

31 JUL 2009

Alcoa's Belda plans to step down as chairman in 2010

Alcoa Inc said Chairman Alain Belda will retire in April after 40 years with the company and chief executive

North America

30 JUL 2009

Chalco to post first-half loss

Aluminum Corp of China Ltd, the nation's biggest producer of the metal, expects to post a net loss for

Asia

27 JUL 2009
Macarthur's high-grade iron project set to roll
Macarthur's high-grade iron project set to roll
Macarthur's high-grade iron project set to roll

Macarthur's high-grade iron project set to

Strong Chinese demand for high-grade, low-impurity iron ore has Lake Giles in development spotligt

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Pahtavaara restart a small part of regional Finland play
Pahtavaara restart a small part of regional Finland play
Pahtavaara restart a small part of regional Finland play

Pahtavaara restart a small part of regional

Brownfields development just the beginning for Rupert Resources' Lapland adventure

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Galena provides a leading light
Galena provides a leading light
Galena provides a leading light

Galena provides a leading light

Initial construction underway

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Nickel discoveries put St George on investors' radar
Nickel discoveries put St George on investors' radar
Nickel discoveries put St George on investors' radar

Nickel discoveries put St George on investors'

St George Mining beefs up exploration at its Mt Alexander project in Western Australia

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Marijuana mining

A venture to grow marijuana underground, legally, may be about to go up in smoke as the relationship

North America

24 JUL 2009

African Eagle raising

African Eagle Resources plc has arranged a placing to raise gross proceeds of US$1.2 million for its

Africa

24 JUL 2009

Asia's zinc domination

DURING the first decade of the 21st century, there has been remarkable economic growth in Asia. Of the

Asia

17 JUL 2009

Finn Nickel bankruptcy

Belvedere Resources Ltd has announced that its Finnish subsidiary Finn Nickel OY has entered voluntary

Europe/Middle East

17 JUL 2009

Rio Tinto sells Alcan unit for US$1.2 billion

Rio Tinto has sold part of its Alcan packaging unit to Bemis Co for US$1.2 billion to cut debt. Bemis

Base metals

06 JUL 2009

Booming Brazil

Brazil has the largest economy in South America and a strong, diverse mining sector which contributes

Anglo American likely to attract more bids

Anglo American plc could be targeted for takeover by Vale SA or aChinese consortium, according to analysts

Africa

26 JUN 2009

Creasy, Apex spin off nickel assets to Croesus

APEX Minerals NL and famed Australian prospector Mark Creasy will vend their nickel assets into former

Australia

12 JUN 2009
Exore excels in Cote d'Ivoire
Exore excels in Cote d'Ivoire
Exore excels in Cote d'Ivoire

Exore excels in Cote d'Ivoire

ASX-listed explorer begins resource definition drilling after making 2 gold discoveries in 12 months

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exore resources

Artemis all set thanks to unique approach
Artemis all set thanks to unique approach
Artemis all set thanks to unique approach

Artemis all set thanks to unique approach

Near-term transition to producer on the cards

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artemis resources

Dark Horse could be 2020 bolter
Dark Horse could be 2020 bolter
Dark Horse could be 2020 bolter

Dark Horse could be 2020 bolter

Argentina-focused explorer has the portfolio, and people, to make it big

Tulkubash, Kyzyltash to add 400,000ozpa to Chaarat profile
Tulkubash, Kyzyltash to add 400,000ozpa to Chaarat profile
Tulkubash, Kyzyltash to add 400,000ozpa to Chaarat profile

Tulkubash, Kyzyltash to add 400,000ozpa to

New-look junior producer is targeting 500,000oz per year by 2025 from Central Asia portfolio

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Macarthur's high-grade iron project set to roll
Macarthur's high-grade iron project set to roll
Macarthur's high-grade iron project set to roll

Macarthur's high-grade iron project set to

Strong Chinese demand for high-grade, low-impurity iron ore has Lake Giles in development spotligt

SPONSORED
Pahtavaara restart a small part of regional Finland play
Pahtavaara restart a small part of regional Finland play
Pahtavaara restart a small part of regional Finland play

Pahtavaara restart a small part of regional

Brownfields development just the beginning for Rupert Resources' Lapland adventure

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Galena provides a leading light
Galena provides a leading light
Galena provides a leading light

Galena provides a leading light

Initial construction underway

SPONSORED

galena mining

Nickel discoveries put St George on investors' radar
Nickel discoveries put St George on investors' radar
Nickel discoveries put St George on investors' radar

Nickel discoveries put St George on investors'

St George Mining beefs up exploration at its Mt Alexander project in Western Australia

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