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No response to Burkina massacre

No response to Burkina massacre

The only assistance miners can give locals is the continuation of business

Agility requires major reform

Agility requires major reform

Rio's ambition to reinvent operating margins is easier said than done

King coal almost dead

King coal almost dead

Technology developments are creeping up on snoozing fossil fuel producers as the end closes in

Exchanges not fit for purpose

Exchanges not fit for purpose

Over-regulated platforms and unscrupulous junior operators make modern life difficult

Simandou a dirty development

Simandou a dirty development

FMG will have to roll up its sleeves and commit to the long game to build this iron ore giant

Recession beckons

Recession beckons

Another economic downturn could deliver the clear out that failed to materialise in the last

BHP needs a visionary

BHP needs a visionary

If the world's largest miner is to prepare for the future it needs to change its thinking

Thomas Cook, Sirius: too big not to fail

Thomas Cook, Sirius: too big not to fail

The idea scale can hide fundamental business flaws is absurd, but persists

Africa nations should start small

Africa nations should start small

Perhaps building that world-class mine to blaze the trail is not the way to go, after all

A stalemate in Africa

A stalemate in Africa

Mining could do with a little less conversation and a little more action

Words whisper, but money talks

Words whisper, but money talks

Playing nicely shouldn't just be for show

A brave new world for gold?

A brave new world for gold?

Producing gold at the lowest possible cost - now there's a fun new game

Gold and the money game

Gold and the money game

"Money is that money does" - FA Walker

The cobalt blues

The cobalt blues

The fuss over the battery metal has subsided and it is boring business as usual

Gold miners should keep on hedging

Gold miners should keep on hedging

Demands from investors new to the sector that companies assume all the risk are irrational

State equity in mining is a false economy

State equity in mining is a false economy

Emerging economies should look to the proven model of building a resources sector

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