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Panamax opportunity

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has just won an award for the expansion project that will double the...

Central/South America

16 APRIL 2010

Myopic markets

The market has reacted favourably to iron-ore producers following the ending of annually-benchmarked...


09 APRIL 2010

Stern test

It is barely nine weeks since Mining Journal ran an article from Tommy Helsby of Kroll on the dangers...


01 APRIL 2010

Resource diplomacy

It is often said that World War III will be fought over water rights, rather than territory. It is equally...


19 MARCH 2010

Indian Summer

Two weeks ago, on February 26, India's 74-year-old finance minister, Pranab Mukherjee, delivered a budget...


12 MARCH 2010

Canadian puck

The hosts achieved a record haul of gold at the recent Winter Olympic Games, with the record-clinching...


05 MARCH 2010

Head banging

At the end of January, the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (Cafod) published a report (Golden...


25 FEBRUARY 2010

Yara grows into North America

The quest by Norway's Yara International ASA to expand its share of the global fertiliser industry has...

North America

19 FEBRUARY 2010

Planting Season

The northern hemisphere might still be in the grip of winter, but the mining industry's thoughts have...


19 FEBRUARY 2010

Trading places

At the end of last week, the chief financial officer of Rio Tinto, Guy Elliott, said that the global...


12 FEBRUARY 2010


As half the globe knows by now, Apple Inc has put an end to weeks of speculation by unveiling its new...


05 FEBRUARY 2010

Casual corruption

The mining industry is castigated in a Mining Journal article this week. The criticism is all the more...


29 JANUARY 2010