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First Iridium jewellery revealed

American Elements, a Los Angeles-based rare-metals manufacturer, says it has patented and begun production

North America

16 OCT 2009

Cliffs to exercise right on Wabush iron ore

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc plans to exercise its right of first refusal on the remaining 73.2% stake

North America

16 OCT 2009

Inco diaspora

According to Tom Griffis, many of the former executives of Inco Ltd who left the group after it was taken

MJ comment

16 OCT 2009

Traders celebrate

Trading conditions for metals this week were described by one market participant as “ludicrous”�. Much

Europe/Middle East

16 OCT 2009
Orexplore leads the pack in core analysis
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Almonty plans top tungsten production outside China
Almonty plans top tungsten production outside China
Almonty plans top tungsten production outside China

Almonty plans top tungsten production outside

Canadian tungsten operator develops South Korean tungsten mine using Iberian historical knowledge.

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Asian Battery Metals Alliance
Asian Battery Metals Alliance
Asian Battery Metals Alliance

Asian Battery Metals Alliance

Aranjin Resources enters imaginative agreement with ION Energy to access tenements

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Stars align for Tinka at Ayawilca
Stars align for Tinka at Ayawilca
Stars align for Tinka at Ayawilca

Stars align for Tinka at Ayawilca

TSX junior hits the drills as it gears up to release a PFS for a potential top 10 zinc deposit.

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Fortescue funds itself as Chinese deal fails

Fortescue Metals Group Ltd has decided to self-fund the expansion of its Pilbara operations to double

Australia

16 OCT 2009

Petropavlovsk signs China funding deal

Petropavlovsk plc (formerly known as Peter Hambro Mining) has secured an opportunity to boost its non-gold

Europe/Middle East

16 OCT 2009

Angel loan

Angel Mining plc (formerly Angus & Ross) has secured a new loan for its two mines in Greenland; Nalunaq

Base metals

16 OCT 2009

Yanzhou resubmits Felix bid

China's Yanzhou Coal Mining Co Ltd is continuing its bid for Australian coal producer Felix Resources

Australia

16 OCT 2009
Blue Horseshoe Ventures launches their new capital-raising platform
Blue Horseshoe Ventures launches their new capital-raising platform
Blue Horseshoe Ventures launches their new capital-raising platform

Blue Horseshoe Ventures launches their new

A better way to invest in ASX-listed companies seeking to raise funds

Advancing Copper and Gold Projects in an Under-Explored Porphyry District
Advancing Copper and Gold Projects in an Under-Explored Porphyry District
Advancing Copper and Gold Projects in an Under-Explored Porphyry District

Advancing Copper and Gold Projects in an

Resilience Mining prepares for an IPO after securing a holding in the Southern Gobi copper belt

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Unlocking Mongolian Treasure
Unlocking Mongolian Treasure
Unlocking Mongolian Treasure

Unlocking Mongolian Treasure

Leading explorer of the western Mongolian portion of the prolific Central Asia Orogenic Belt

DiamondCorp deal off

DiamondCorp plc said potential acquisition talks have closed without a result, but that it had been able

Africa

16 OCT 2009

Monopoly rules

The confident prediction from CRU's John Sykes, at last week's Base Metals Investor Seminar, was: “The

Base metals

16 OCT 2009

Polaris agrees new Mineral Resources bid

The board of Polaris Metals NL has approved the improved offer from Mineral Resources Ltd, following

Australia

16 OCT 2009

Xstrata abandons Anglo merger, commits to US$700m expansion

Xstrata plc has decided against pursuing an immediate merger with Anglo American plc, and will focus

Africa

16 OCT 2009

Xstrata abandons Anglo, commits to US$700m expansion

Xstrata plc will not be pursuing an immediate merger with Anglo American plc, and will focus on organic

Africa

15 OCT 2009

China to invest as much as US$9 billion in Guinea, minister says

  China may invest as much as US$9 billion in Guinean infrastructure over the next five years, Mines

Africa

13 OCT 2009

Petropavlovsk agrees with Xuan Yuan to develop K&S

  Petropavlovsk plc said it agreed a pact with China's Xuan Yuan Industrial Development Co Ltd to

Capital markets

13 OCT 2009

Alcoa enjoys profit turnaround after three poor quarters

Aluminium producer Alcoa Inc has recovered from three consecutive loss-making quarters, posting a US$73 million

Base metals

09 OCT 2009
Orexplore leads the pack in core analysis
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Almonty plans top tungsten production outside China
Almonty plans top tungsten production outside China
Almonty plans top tungsten production outside China

Almonty plans top tungsten production outside

Canadian tungsten operator develops South Korean tungsten mine using Iberian historical knowledge.

SPONSORED

almonty industries

Asian Battery Metals Alliance
Asian Battery Metals Alliance
Asian Battery Metals Alliance

Asian Battery Metals Alliance

Aranjin Resources enters imaginative agreement with ION Energy to access tenements

SPONSORED

aranjin resources

Stars align for Tinka at Ayawilca
Stars align for Tinka at Ayawilca
Stars align for Tinka at Ayawilca

Stars align for Tinka at Ayawilca

TSX junior hits the drills as it gears up to release a PFS for a potential top 10 zinc deposit.

SPONSORED

tinka resources

Blue Horseshoe Ventures launches their new capital-raising platform
Blue Horseshoe Ventures launches their new capital-raising platform
Blue Horseshoe Ventures launches their new capital-raising platform

Blue Horseshoe Ventures launches their new

A better way to invest in ASX-listed companies seeking to raise funds

Advancing Copper and Gold Projects in an Under-Explored Porphyry District
Advancing Copper and Gold Projects in an Under-Explored Porphyry District
Advancing Copper and Gold Projects in an Under-Explored Porphyry District

Advancing Copper and Gold Projects in an

Resilience Mining prepares for an IPO after securing a holding in the Southern Gobi copper belt

SPONSORED

resilience mining

Unlocking Mongolian Treasure
Unlocking Mongolian Treasure
Unlocking Mongolian Treasure

Unlocking Mongolian Treasure

Leading explorer of the western Mongolian portion of the prolific Central Asia Orogenic Belt