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Rio flags up prospects for coking coal

Mining major is producing plenty of coking coal, but prices are soft ... until 2018, it reckons


02 JUNE 2015

Rio free to make or break OT

Agreement on new development phase for massive project could be turning point for Mongolia mining


02 JUNE 2015

Empired's expansion

IT firm wins new multi-year contract with Rio Tinto


01 JUNE 2015

Talon gets claws on more nickel-copper

New discovery highlights greater potential for Tamarack North project

North America

29 MAY 2015

Diamond miners form association

Big diamond producers combine to help develop sector's appeal

Precious stones

28 MAY 2015

More turmoil for iron lady

Hancock-Rinehart mining dynasty on the rocks before Roy Hill shipments get underway


28 MAY 2015

10 West African projects to watch

New generation gold, iron ore and heavy minerals projects could be transformative for their owners, and...


27 MAY 2015

The greater good

Joint venture terms put Australia between a rock and a hard place

Chile's test to reanimate mining investment

Role of mining in South American country's emergence as regional economic power has come under increased...

Shining a light on bad policy

Australia's missed opportunity to better understand well-oiled revenue generator

From the Capital

26 MAY 2015

Mongolia, Rio break deadlock over Oyu Tolgoi

The next phase of development of one of the world's largest copper deposits has moved a step closer


19 MAY 2015

Playing iron ore politics

Lots of angry fingers being pointed as politics blights high-stakes iron ore blame game

Miner's right

11 MAY 2015