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Fresnillo profits rise

Fresnillo plc more than doubled profit after tax in 2009 after benefitting from higher metal prices and...

Central/South America

05 MARCH 2010

Silvercorp acquisition

Silvercorp Metals Inc has agreed to purchase the Silvertip silver-lead-zinc project in British Columbia...

North America

25 FEBRUARY 2010

NovaGold settles lawsuit

Canadian miner NovaGold Resources Inc has entered into a memorandum of understanding for a proposed C$28...

North America

19 FEBRUARY 2010

Pan American records profit

Canadian miner Pan American Silver Corp has bounced back from a poor December quarter in 2008 to post...

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...

PGMs

19 FEBRUARY 2010

Silver Wheaton buys Augusta's life of mine precious metals

Silver Wheaton Corp has announced another life-of-mine streaming accord – for the Rosemont Copper project...

North America

19 FEBRUARY 2010

Silver Wheaton buys Augusta's life of mine precious metals

Silver Wheaton Corp has announced that it has agreed to acquire all of the life-of-mine silver and gold...

North America

12 FEBRUARY 2010

Trading places

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

PGMs

12 FEBRUARY 2010

Testiing new horizons

Historically a gold, copper and silver producer, Papua New Guinea is on the verge of diversifying its...

Asia

12 FEBRUARY 2010

iMINE

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

PGMs

05 FEBRUARY 2010

Casual corruption

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

PGMs

29 JANUARY 2010

Scotgold to list on AIM

Scotgold Resources Ltd plans to list its shares on the AIM market, secondary to its current-ASX listing....

Europe/Middle East

25 JANUARY 2010