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GRD Minproc coal group

GRD Minproc has appointed Brian Kennedy as manager of its newly-established Coal Group. Mr Kennedy will...

Leadership

09 FEBRUARY 2009

Peabody profit

Coal producer Peabody Energy Corp's December quarter profit rose more than eight-fold, driven in part...

Australia

30 JANUARY 2009

Xstrata raises cash to endure market mayhem

XSTRATA plc plans to raise £4.1 billion (US$5.9 billion) to reduce debt and has entered into an agreement...

Central/South America

30 JANUARY 2009

Peabody's profits surge in fourth term

Coal miner Peabody Energy Corp saidon Tuesday that fourth-quarter profit rose more than eight-fold, driven...

North America

27 JANUARY 2009

TAKEOVER CHANGES

Waratah Coal Inc announced that Shaun Maskerine, Nicholas Mather, Howard Stack and Andrew Wilson have...

Leadership

20 JANUARY 2009

VALE MOVEMENTS

Tito Martins has been appointed as president and chief executive of Vale Inco Ltd, a subsidiary of Cia...

Leadership

20 JANUARY 2009

Cambrian merger

Cambrian Mining plc has entered into a conditional agreement with Western Canadian Coal Corp whereby...

North America

09 JANUARY 2009

STRAITS OFFER

Straits Resources Ltd might sell its 47.1% stake in Indonesian coal miner Straits Asia Resources Ltd...

Asia

05 DECEMBER 2008

Big week for mining M&A

SILVER producer Fresnillo plc has launched a bid to take over MAG Silver Corp, in a week that saw increased...

Africa

05 DECEMBER 2008

Coal (2006 + first quarter 07)

The headlines for 2004 have been dominated by China, whether through the impact of its booming economy...

Leadership

01 JANUARY 2008

Coal (2005 + first quarter 06)

The production of coal retained a steady rise in 2005, up 5.2% from 2004, the percentage increases in...

Leadership

01 JANUARY 2007