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Hancock diversifies

In Australia, a subsidiary of iron-ore miner Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd took part in a notes issue for...


01 FEBRUARY 2013

BHP Billiton, hit by Australia floods, donates US$1m to Red Cross appeal

BHP Billiton says it has donated A$1 million to the Red Cross's appeal for flood relief in the northern...


31 JANUARY 2013

Perseus promotions

Australia-listed gold producer Perseus Mining Ltd said it had appointed Jeff Quartermaine as managing...


25 JANUARY 2013

International Coal CEO

Australia-focused International Coal Ltd has promoted its non-executive chairman, Glenn Simpson, to the...


25 JANUARY 2013

FMG pulls out of Pilbara natural gas deal

Australian iron-ore producer Fortescue Metals Group Ltd has pulled out of a deal that would have seen...


18 JANUARY 2013

Innovation: New gas-detection technology

WellDog, a Wyoming-based company, has commercialised a coal gas testing technology, which it says will...


15 JANUARY 2013

Ivanhoe appoints CEO

Ivanhoe Australia Ltd has appointed Bob Vassie as managing director and chief executive (CEO) seven months...


11 JANUARY 2013

MMG backs new Monash mining degree

Professor Tam Sridhar, the Melbourne university’s engineering dean, said the mining “industry” came to...


16 DECEMBER 2012

ABB backs future Queensland mechatronics engineers

The estimated A$500,000 sponsorship gives at least 120 UQ engineering, architecture and information technology...


15 DECEMBER 2012

BHPB to sell stake in Australian LNG project to China for US$1.63 billion

BHP Billiton said it has agreed to sell its stake in the Browse liquefied natural gas (LNG)  project...


12 DECEMBER 2012

Australian glasnost

There was an upbeat tone to the Mines and Money conference this week, an impressive feat considering...


07 DECEMBER 2012

Curtin appoints new CMI leader

Kingsnorth, a metallurgist, is a recognised world authority on the rare-earths market and project development...


06 DECEMBER 2012