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Focus: Cameroon: boosting production and penetrating new markets

Cameroon's vast and untapped mineral reserves should make a valuable patch for any bullish miner to venture....

Africa

28 MARCH 2013

ENRC swings to loss and scraps final dividend as prices dive

Eurasian Natural Resources Corp plc (ENRC) scrapped its final dividend after it plunged to a full-year...

Europe/Middle East

22 MARCH 2013

Ferrexpo pays special dividend despite profits slump

Ferrexpo plc said it would pay out a US$39 million special dividend after making significant progress...

Europe/Middle East

13 MARCH 2013

Miner's right: Marketing breakthrough

Ask most miners about marketing and you are liable to get a blank stare from people happy to dig, deliver...

Africa

08 MARCH 2013

Northland funding

Cash strapped Northland Resources SA said it had secured US$6 million to ensure operations at its Kaunisvaara...

Europe/Middle East

01 MARCH 2013

Marine mining: Potential for seafloor resources

The search for land-based raw materials continues apace, but seafloor resources are attracting increasing...

Africa

01 MARCH 2013

Northland's Swedish subsidiary files for reconstruction

Cash-strapped Oslo-listed miner Northland Resources SA said its Swedish subsidiary has filed for reconstruction...

Europe/Middle East

08 FEBRUARY 2013

Northland shares plunge after it scraps US$375m fund raising

Shares in Northland Resources SA plunged for a second week in a row after it pulled a US$375 million...

Europe/Middle East

08 FEBRUARY 2013

DRC partners bag Finland deal

Lundin Mining Corp and Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc have agreed to buy OM Group Inc's Kokkola cobalt...

Africa

25 JANUARY 2013

Cobalt: The heart of hi-tech

Arising largely as a by-product of nickel and copper mining, cobalt is viewed as a critical component...

Africa

18 JANUARY 2013

Zambian revenue

Zambia's revenue from mining rose around 25% in 2012 after the royalty rate doubled to 6% in April. The...

Africa

11 JANUARY 2013

ENRC shareholders approve Gertler deal

Shareholders in Eurasian Natural Resources Corp plc (ENRC) have voted in favour of a US$550 million deal...

Africa

28 DECEMBER 2012