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The new world

When I started in mining journalism more than 20 years ago in Western Australia (WA), Tony Rovira's career...

Australia

20 DECEMBER 2013

The battle to win back friends

If there was a simple theme to emerge from this week's bumper Mines & Money event in London it was that...

Australia

06 DECEMBER 2013

African Barrick fails to overturn UK High Court injunction

African Barrick Gold plc (ABG) failed to overturn an injunction imposed by the London High Court that...

Africa

05 DECEMBER 2013

Appian resource fund secures US$750m for investments

London-based Appian Capital Advisory, advisers to the Appian Natural Resources Fund, will soon announce...

Europe/Middle East

29 NOVEMBER 2013

UK companies legally required to disclose emissions

  The UK has become the first country to make it compulsory for companies listed on London's main...

Europe/Middle East

01 OCTOBER 2013

Dates for your diary

Oct 9-11 – GreenPort 2013 Congress, Antwerp, Belgium The eighth GreenPort Congress will provide a forum...

Central/South America

27 SEPTEMBER 2013

Deal dearth

The main source of deals in the mining and metals space during the first half of this year is more a...

Australia

06 SEPTEMBER 2013

My last fracking comment

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, was big news in the UK this week, about four decades after the technique...

Europe/Middle East

23 AUGUST 2013

UK court throws out Anglo American lung disease claim

The London High Court has thrown out a claim against Anglo American plc'sSouth African operations brought...

Africa

25 JULY 2013

Sibanthracite float to raise up to US$214m

UK-based investment fund Man Group plc expects to raise up to US$214 million under plans to list its...

Asia

05 JULY 2013

Dates for your diary

  July 18 – Energy for minerals seminar, Exeter, UK Wardell Armstrong, in conjunction with Stephens...

Asia

28 JUNE 2013

Processing: Renewable energy: are mineral-site operators missing a trick?

Mineral extraction, processing and transportation have always been energy-intensive activities by their...

Europe/Middle East

28 JUNE 2013