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African Eagle raising

African Eagle Resources plc has arranged a placing to raise gross proceeds of US$1.2 million for its...

Africa

24 JULY 2009

Finn Nickel bankruptcy

Belvedere Resources Ltd has announced that its Finnish subsidiary Finn Nickel OY has entered voluntary...

Europe/Middle East

17 JULY 2009

Creasy, Apex spin off nickel assets to Croesus

APEX Minerals NL and famed Australian prospector Mark Creasy will vend their nickel assets into former...

Australia

12 JUNE 2009

Norilsk posts US$555 million loss on write-down

MMC Norilsk Nickel, the world's largest nickel producer, recorded a loss of US$555 million for 2008,...

Australia

29 MAY 2009

Norilsk chairman says post-crisis merger possible

Norilsk Nickel Chairman Alexander Voloshin said on Tuesday it would make sense for the world's largest...

Europe/Middle East

19 MAY 2009

Pilbara spend

The Western Australian government is planning to inject A$300 million (US$228 million) into upgrading...

Australia

15 MAY 2009

Santa Rita funding

Mirabela Nickel Ltd has placed 5 million shares to institutional investors at A$2.15 (US$1.63) each to...

Western Areas cash

Nickel sulphide producer Western Areas NL has raised A$35.35 million (US$26.62 million) through the placement...

Australia

15 MAY 2009

OZ Minerals chief to resign to take Minmetals role

OZ Minerals said its chief executive, who masterminded the sale of the world's number two zinc mining...

Australia

05 MAY 2009

Madagascar's drum beats loud across African seas

THE African island nation of Madagascar is well-known for its exotic animals and paradise beaches, yet...

Africa

01 MAY 2009

Albidon in administration

Albidon Ltd, owner of the Munali nickel project in Zambia, has gone into voluntary administration. ...

Africa

24 APRIL 2009

Russian tycoon Potanin cuts Norilsk stake

Russian tycoon Vladimir Potanin has cut his stake in metals group Norilsk Nickel by 4.8 percentage points...

Europe/Middle East

20 APRIL 2009