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UK coal mines face closure

UK Coal is likely to shut two of Britain's last three deep mines as it fights for survival, the BBC reported....

Europe/Middle East

04 APRIL 2014

Jurisdictional considerations

Ensuring the enforceability of natural resources contracts in emerging markets, particularly those concluded...

Europe/Middle East

04 APRIL 2014

Justice: Legal rights

Access to justice and the courts is something that is often taken for granted in the developed world,...

Central/South America

01 APRIL 2014

Dates for your diary

  April 7-10 – West Africa Mining Investment Summit, London, UK The second West Africa Mining Investment...

Africa

01 APRIL 2014

Sustainability high on UK business agenda

Almost two-thirds of UK firms believe that sustainability is a key engine for growth, according to a...

Europe/Middle East

01 APRIL 2014

X2 raises another US$3.75 billion

X2 Resources, the commodities buyout vehicle formed by former Xstrata chief executive Mick Davis, has...

Asia

31 MARCH 2014

WGC: gold best hedge for emerging markets

Investors can use gold to mitigate systemic risks, as a cost-effective currency hedge and to reduce ‘tail...

Europe/Middle East

31 MARCH 2014

Ni-sulphide players buoyed by new plant

TSX-listed Royal Nickel Corporation has received a shot in the arm from its strategic partner, Tsingshan...

Asia

31 MARCH 2014

Randgold targets output of 1Moz

Randgold Resources Ltd has declared a target of 1Moz consolidated gold production in 2014 as it reported...

Africa

31 MARCH 2014

Win for Rusal in LME case

UC Rusal won a court case against the London Metal Exchange (LME) at the High Court of Justice in relation...

Europe/Middle East

28 MARCH 2014

Appian boosts Roxgold holding

Appian Natural Resources Fund bought into Toronto Stock Exchange Venture-listed Roxgold Inc this week,...

Africa

28 MARCH 2014

Ferrex issues shares

Iron-ore and manganese explorer Ferrex plc was the latest AIM-listed explorer to go to the equity markets...

Africa

28 MARCH 2014