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Fortescue says China deal probe extended

Australia has extended its review of Fortescue Metals Group's planned stake sale to a Chinese firm, the

Australia

19 MAR 2009

Rio shares drop on downgrade and Chinalco doubts

Shares in Rio Tinto Ltd fell as much as 10% on Wednesday on a broker downgrade and concerns about growing

Australia

18 MAR 2009

Regional specialist Wedlock appointed to the new Jupiter Mines

Former BHP Billiton iron-ore boss Geoff Wedlock has been appointed executive chairman of Jupiter Mines

Australia

12 MAR 2009

Iron Mountain bid

Iron Mountain Ltd has announced an off-market bid for all the shares and options in Terrain Minerals.

Africa

12 MAR 2009
White Gold turns heads as exploration steps up a gear
White Gold turns heads as exploration steps up a gear
White Gold turns heads as exploration steps up a gear

White Gold turns heads as exploration steps

Yukon gold explorer has one of the sector's most prospective land packages

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white gold corp

Silver Mines times Bowdens to perfection
Silver Mines times Bowdens to perfection
Silver Mines times Bowdens to perfection

Silver Mines times Bowdens to perfection

Standout silver project's time in the spotlight is near

Poster South Africa mine regeneration on track
Poster South Africa mine regeneration on track
Poster South Africa mine regeneration on track

Poster South Africa mine regeneration on

Orion Minerals close to investment decision on Prieska

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orion minerals

Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution
Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution
Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution

Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution

Dassault Systèmes' Prashanth Mysore on the value for miners of today's digital-lean shift

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dassault systemes

Australian Senate sidesteps Rio Tinto/Chinalco politics

Australian senators have supported the US$19.5 billion investment by Aluminium Corp of China (Chinalco)

Base metals

12 MAR 2009

Chinese tragedy claims 77 lives

An explosion at the Tunlan coal mine in Shanxi, China, has killed 77 people, adding to the country's

Leadership

12 MAR 2009

Appeals court supports mountain-top mining

A US federal court has reversed a lower court judgment to limit the use of a controversial and environmentally-damaging

North America

12 MAR 2009

Xstrata shareholders approve US$5.9 billion rights issue

Shareholders of mining group Xstrataplc approved a $5.9 billion rights issue on Monday so the firm could

Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South Africa gold rush site
Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South Africa gold rush site
Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South Africa gold rush site

Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South

Theta shallow gold find in South Africa's oldest gold district

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theta gold mines

Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves in Congo
Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves in Congo
Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves in Congo

Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves

DRC gold explorer sets sights high

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amani gold

White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project
White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project
White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project

White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project

'Second string' project has new glow for White Rock

Futureproofing education for mining
Futureproofing education for mining
Futureproofing education for mining

Futureproofing education for mining

Multifaceted approach from industry and academics required to address skills shortages

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swann global

China's Valin agrees to buy A$1.2 billion of Fortescue shares

China's Hunan Valin Iron& Steel Group agreed to buy a A$1.2 billion (US$776 million) stake inAustralia's

Gloucester Agrees to Buy Whitehaven for A$545 Million

Gloucester Coal Ltd., an Australian producer of the fuel, agreed to acquire Whitehaven Coal Ltd. For

Australia

20 FEB 2009

Anglo scraps 2008 dividend, shares tumble

Mining group Anglo American plc scrapped its 2008 final dividend on Friday to conserve cash and said

Africa

20 FEB 2009

Brazil Vale posts jump in profit, despite slowdown

Brazilian mining giant Vale said on Thursday its net profit more than doubled in the fourth quarter as

BHPB URANIUM CHIEF TO LEAVE

BHP Billiton said the head of its Olympic Dam uranium mine, Graeme Hunt, will resign. Mr Hunt has worked

Africa

20 FEB 2009

Mongolia receives Tavan Tolgoi bids

A TRIO of Russian billionaires have made a bid for a 49% stake in the large Tavan Tolgoi coking-coal

Africa

20 FEB 2009

Commodity matters

There was a clear accord between mood and commodity at the recent Mining Indaba in Cape Town. The metals

Africa

20 FEB 2009

Australian unions want China mine deals watched

Australian unions want Chinese investments in the country's mining industry to be watched for signs of

Africa

19 FEB 2009
White Gold turns heads as exploration steps up a gear
White Gold turns heads as exploration steps up a gear
White Gold turns heads as exploration steps up a gear

White Gold turns heads as exploration steps

Yukon gold explorer has one of the sector's most prospective land packages

SPONSORED

white gold corp

Silver Mines times Bowdens to perfection
Silver Mines times Bowdens to perfection
Silver Mines times Bowdens to perfection

Silver Mines times Bowdens to perfection

Standout silver project's time in the spotlight is near

Poster South Africa mine regeneration on track
Poster South Africa mine regeneration on track
Poster South Africa mine regeneration on track

Poster South Africa mine regeneration on

Orion Minerals close to investment decision on Prieska

SPONSORED

orion minerals

Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution
Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution
Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution

Lean mining and the fourth industrial revolution

Dassault Systèmes' Prashanth Mysore on the value for miners of today's digital-lean shift

SPONSORED

dassault systemes

Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South Africa gold rush site
Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South Africa gold rush site
Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South Africa gold rush site

Theta's triumphant return to forgotten South

Theta shallow gold find in South Africa's oldest gold district

SPONSORED

theta gold mines

Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves in Congo
Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves in Congo
Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves in Congo

Amani Gold fires up ambitious growth moves

DRC gold explorer sets sights high

SPONSORED

amani gold

White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project
White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project
White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project

White Rock ready to roll with NSW gold project

'Second string' project has new glow for White Rock

Futureproofing education for mining
Futureproofing education for mining
Futureproofing education for mining

Futureproofing education for mining

Multifaceted approach from industry and academics required to address skills shortages

SPONSORED

swann global