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SA's leap forward

The official opening of a mining conference by the premier or president of a state or country is usually...

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12 MAY 2006

Honeymoon reaches the crossroads

FROM both a political and resource development perspective, the Honeymoon uranium prospect in South Australia's...

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12 MAY 2006

Pace drilling shows its worth

THE Carapateena discovery – which could become the third world-class coppergold deposit to be found in...

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12 MAY 2006

Asia drives steel boom

STEEL consumption and production both grew strongly from 1950 to the early 1970s on the back of post-war...

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05 MAY 2006

Poverty, pollution and prosperity

THERE is a semi-qualitative relationship known to environmental scientists as Kuznets Curve, first hypothesised...

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28 APRIL 2006

Mine of the month – Boddington

THE development decision at Boddington follows the acquisition in mid-February by Newmont Mining Corp...

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28 APRIL 2006

MEM Feature - Cleansing China's coal mines

IT IS not always the case that an initiative tackling a mining environmental problem also directly improves...

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28 APRIL 2006

MEM Feature - Controlling an epidemic in the south

This article is based on research by the author in 2003 for her masters dissertation at the Royal School...

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28 APRIL 2006

AIM mining sector boosts investment for the future

AIM mining companies have delivered a huge increase in expenditure on exploration and development projects,...

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28 APRIL 2006

Diamonds: investor's choice

GONE are the days when a fund manager could top up his holding in De Beers and relax. At the stroke of...

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21 APRIL 2006

Tin price bounces back

TIN was the worst performer in the basemetals complex in 2005. The tin price ended the year down 17%...

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13 APRIL 2006

India flies high

THE estimated value of mergers and acquisitions in India more than quadrupled to a record US$18.3 billion...

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07 APRIL 2006