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Time to be a contrarian

The largest annual trade show held in Vancouver and one of the biggest conferences dedicated to exploration,...

North America

09 JANUARY 2015

Life support

The geology has proven it has the potential to host plenty of fresh operations, particularly in base...

Europe/Middle East

15 DECEMBER 2014

The fab four rocking Central America

First Quantum Minerals is developing the large Cobre Panama deposit, Tahoe Resources and Goldcorp have...

Central/South America

08 DECEMBER 2014

Central America mineral projects at a glance

Project: Cobre Panama Commodity: Copper Ownership: First Quantum Minerals (TSX/LSE) Location: Panama.120km...

Central/South America

08 DECEMBER 2014

Patchwork options

These include the lack of equity available to juniors and mid-caps, a withdrawal of commercial banks...


01 DECEMBER 2014

Leapfrog's closer ties to geostats, GIS packages

Enhanced interoperability with Snowden’s Supervisor geostatistics tool, the MapInfo Discover geographic...


18 NOVEMBER 2014

The Mick Davis dilemma

Paul Gait, Bernstein’s respected London-based minerals analyst, said vendors would hesitate to sell to...


05 NOVEMBER 2014

Bullish Barings speaks out

MJ: How is your £11.7 million fund doing? We are up against our competitors, and up against the key...


05 NOVEMBER 2014

Nickel: a tale of two technologies

The processes for smelting copper and aluminium are fundamentally the same as they were a hundred years...


31 OCTOBER 2014

Back to the future

Where the clock stops for mining is as uncertain as time travel in Back to the Future, a movie which...

Miner's right

30 OCTOBER 2014

Further uncertainty for Zambia

News this week that president Michael Sata died in London while undergoing medical treatment has sent...


29 OCTOBER 2014

Strong supply pipeline resists jams

Starting last year, and extending out to at least 2016, the results of this expansion in investment are...

Central/South America

26 OCTOBER 2014