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Uranium's U-turn (down not up)

Uranium's U-turn (down not up)

Prices likely to remain subdued with weak demand and existing mines maintaining ready capacity

Miner's right

30 SEPTEMBER 2019
Alrosa raises US$8.9M in second Dubai auction

Alrosa raises US$8.9M in second Dubai auction

Total weight of sold diamonds was more than 1,840ct

Precious stones

26 APRIL 2019
Alrosa raises US$11.8M in first NY auction of 2019

Alrosa raises US$11.8M in first NY auction of 2019

Event held in New York, the first of four planned in the US

Precious stones

01 APRIL 2019
De Beers decides on fixed-price forward contracts

De Beers decides on fixed-price forward contracts

Core business status shifted after a successful pilot programme

Precious stones

07 DECEMBER 2017
EU-Canada free-trade deal on rocks

EU-Canada free-trade deal on rocks

The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the EU might not go through...

Politics

14 OCTOBER 2016
Nuclear Power Plant Optimisation Summit Europe, June 7-8

Nuclear Power Plant Optimisation Summit Europe, June 7-8

The conference, held in Brussels over June 7-8, aims to “develop an effective plant maintenance strategy”,...

Events Coverage

16 MAY 2016
Nyrstar's mining nightmare

Nyrstar's mining nightmare

Europe's biggest zinc smelter is paying dearly for its ill-starred upstream foray

Companies

11 NOVEMBER 2015
Dark week for Nyrstar

Dark week for Nyrstar

It was a dark week for Nyrstar (operator of the El Toqui mine in Chile, pictured), with shares in the...

Pic of the week

29 OCTOBER 2015

Nyrstar brings in Scotting as CEO

Ex-ArcelorMittal mining head charged with leading integrated metals producer

Leadership

13 JULY 2015

Nyrstar head stands down

Eigner, who joined Nyrstar back in August 2007, will continue his CFO duties supported by the rest of...

Leadership

26 NOVEMBER 2014

Moffat stands down

The European steel association (Eurofer)'s director general, Gordon Moffat, will stand down after eight...

Europe/Middle East

26 SEPTEMBER 2014

ADB to be wound down

Belgian banking and insurance company KBC Group NV has decided to wind down and absorb the Antwerp Diamond...

Asia

26 SEPTEMBER 2014