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Jinchuan to buy Continental Minerals

Chinese miner Jinchuan Group Ltd has agreed to purchase Canadian explorer Continental Minerals Corp for...



Australian miners stand firm

In the wake of the global financial crisis, and the continuing uncertain economic conditions around the...


23 JULY 2010

Fuelling growth

Poland is one of Europe's leading coal producers, providing crucial energy both domestically and for...

Europe/Middle East

16 JULY 2010

Talvivaara facility

Talvivaara Mining Co plc has secured a three-year €100 million (US$122 million) revolving-credit facility...

Europe/Middle East

02 JULY 2010

Extending the search

Japan is a both a producer and consumer of metals. Metals such as copper, lead, zinc and nickel are produced...


18 JUNE 2010

INV Metals makes board changes

INV Metals Inc, formerly International Nickel Ventures Corp, has appointed Terry MacGibbon as chairman,...

Europe/Middle East

18 JUNE 2010

Rio to develop US$469m Kennecott Eagle mine

Rio Tinto says it will spend US$469 million to build the Kennecott Eagle nickel and copper mine in Michigan's...

North America

15 JUNE 2010

Poseidon seeks Chinese investors

Australian exploration company Poseidon Nickel Ltd is in talks with potential Chinese investors to fund...


04 JUNE 2010

Mining holds on through Greek tempest

Apart from providing raw materials to key domestic industries (such as the aluminium industry) the mining...

Europe/Middle East

07 MAY 2010

China's Jinchuan makes C$150m bid for Canadian nickel miner

Jinchuan Group Ltd, the largest producer of nickel in China, has made a C$150 million (US$150 million)...

North America

09 APRIL 2010

Crowflight bid

Jinchuan Group Ltd, the largest producer of nickel in China, has made a C$150 million cash offer for...


08 APRIL 2010

Project manager joins African Eagle

African Eagle Resources plc has appointed Chad Czerny as project manager for the Dutwa oxide nickel project...


12 MARCH 2010