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Being prepared

The current investigation into BHP Billiton's activities in Cambodia and the recent conviction of Rio...

Africa

06 JULY 2010

Striking a balance

Mineral policy over the past 100 years can be viewed as a pendulum which swings between the interests...

Africa

06 JULY 2010

Keeping score

The Fraser Institute's latest Annual Survey of mining companies, which aims to establish how mineral...

Africa

06 JULY 2010

Enemies or Allies?

The expansion of exploration and mining activities into hitherto unexplored, pristine environments continues...

Africa

06 JULY 2010

Illegal miners found dead at Harmony mine

The bodies of illegal miners have been found at Harmony Gold Mines' President Styne mine in South Africa....

Africa

06 JULY 2010

Building from the ground up

AN EXPERIENCED geologist has added to cautionary advice on the likely speed of development in the Moatize...

Bulks

06 JULY 2010

Buried eggs

The mining and metals sector is by its nature a risky business. However, the sheer speed of change and...

PGMs

02 JULY 2010

2020 vision

LOCATION, location, location is the real estate catchcry long ago adopted by those with something to...

Bulks

30 JUNE 2010

Riversdale on rising coke tide

CHINA Inc has arrived, as Australian coal industry doyen Ken Talbot said it would. Talbot, who tragically...

Bulks

27 JUNE 2010

Navigating Afghanistan

His Excellency Wahidullah Shahrani is in town. This Friday, the minister of mines of the Islamic Republic...

Asia

25 JUNE 2010

Khan makes organisational changes

Martin Quick has retired as president and chief executive officer of Khan Resources Inc. He will remain...

Asia

25 JUNE 2010

Magnate's Mozambique vision

AUSTRALIAN coal baron Ken Talbot was a big believer in the development potential of Africa’s resources...

Bulks

22 JUNE 2010