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Former Guinea PM joins HPX

Former Guinea PM joins HPX

'Incredibly talented team' put together to advance Nimba iron ore project

Leadership

12 DEC 2019
Mining is an unavoidably dirty business

Mining is an unavoidably dirty business

The nature of countries in which industry operates dictates behaviour as much as the regulator

'Unprecedented' power outages disrupt South Africa miners

'Unprecedented' power outages disrupt South Africa miners

Miners forced to shutter mines and smelters following the introduction of rolling blackouts.

Politics

10 DEC 2019
Judgement day imminent for controversial Solomon Islands mine

Judgement day imminent for controversial Solomon Islands mine

Pacific Bauxite disputes the cancellation of its licence ahead of an expected judgement.

Politics

10 DEC 2019
New Australian nickel mine approved

New Australian nickel mine approved

Mincor's Cassini now development-ready

Base metals

10 DEC 2019
Greenland Resources starts Malmbjerg moly mine application

Greenland Resources starts Malmbjerg moly mine application

Terms of reference filed for enviro and social impact assessments in support of mining licence

Bougainville vote could revive historic copper mine

Bougainville vote could revive historic copper mine

Rivals dispute claims to historic mine, as independence referendum votes are counted.

Politics

09 DEC 2019
 Boliden hit by national strike action in Finland

Boliden hit by national strike action in Finland

Company expected to take €10 million hit from industrial action.

Politics

09 DEC 2019
Four killed at South Africa gold mine

Four killed at South Africa gold mine

Fatalities at Village Main Reef's Tau Lekoa mine in South Africa confirmed following rockfall.

Politics

09 DEC 2019
Glencore shares slump as UK prosecutor launches investigation

Glencore shares slump as UK prosecutor launches investigation

Glencore's woes mounted this week on news the UK prosecutor was investigating alleged bribery.

Politics

06 DEC 2019
A different kind of resource nationalism

A different kind of resource nationalism

New challenges for miners amid heightened political risk

Politics

03 DEC 2019
Contractor Perenti withdraws from parts of Burkina Faso

Contractor Perenti withdraws from parts of Burkina Faso

Force majeure after deaths, second contract ending

Leadership

02 DEC 2019
'We are disappointed with SEMARNAT's decision [over San Antonio]'

'We are disappointed with SEMARNAT's decision [over San Antonio]'

Argonaut faces major setback for San Antonio

Politics

02 DEC 2019
Miners may need to tell uncomfortable truths to win back investors

Miners may need to tell uncomfortable truths to win back investors

Calls are growing for the industry to focus on building trust and delivering returns to shareholders

Politics

28 NOV 2019
Michigan upholds Aquila's Back Forty permits

Michigan upholds Aquila's Back Forty permits

The proposed operation will not pollute, impair, or destroy the air, water and other resource

Feasibility

28 NOV 2019
Mexico resists proposed sub-contracting restrictions

Mexico resists proposed sub-contracting restrictions

Mexico business groups reject efforts to restrict worker outsourcing