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Greenland: Settling into a higher pace

After reaching a record total exploration spend in 2010, a wide range of exploration and exploitation...

Europe/Middle East

21 OCTOBER 2011

Xstrata zinc acquisition

Xstrata plc has closed the acquisition of the Hackett River and Wishbone zinc exploration properties...

North America

07 OCTOBER 2011

Botswana: Held in high regard

Botswana ranks highly in the Fraser Institute's latest annual survey of mining companies. The country...

Africa

30 SEPTEMBER 2011

Lombador feasibility

Lundin Mining Corp has released the results of a feasibility study to develop the Lombador zinc-copper...

Africa

23 SEPTEMBER 2011

EYe on mining:Troubling times for junior miners

As the world's stock markets respond to the threat of a full blown sovereign debt crisis and the risk...

PGMs

02 SEPTEMBER 2011

Trevali raises funds

Vancouver-based Trevali Mining Corp has completed a private placement to raise US$10.4 million. The company...

North America

02 SEPTEMBER 2011

Northwest plans Meridian bid

Meridian Minerals Ltd has received a takeover bid from its largest shareholder, China's Northwest Nonferrous...

Australia

22 JULY 2011

Xstrata Zinc buys out JV partner in Ireland

Xstrata plc has bought the 23.6% it does not already own in the Pallas Green zinc exploration project...

Europe/Middle East

15 JULY 2011

Weatherly deals with China

Jiangsu Eastern China Non Ferrous Metals Investment Holdings Company Ltd (ECE) has signed an agreement...

Europe/Middle East

01 JULY 2011

Weatherly offloads Namibian project to Chinese

Jiangsu Eastern China Non Ferrous Metals Investment Holdings Company Ltd (ECE) has signed an agreement...

Europe/Middle East

27 JUNE 2011

Japan: On land and under the sea

The massive earthquake and accompanying tsunami that hit the coast of Japan on March 11 damaged or destroyed...

Asia

17 JUNE 2011

Glencore responds to speculation

As Glencore International plc revealed its first set of quarterly results since the recent initial public...

Asia

17 JUNE 2011