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Stuttering South Africa eyes recovery

The bursting of the commodities bubble and a slew of purely domestic developments, not least the rand's

Africa

07 AUG 2009

Arch Coal names Hartley as CIO

Arch Coal Inc has appointed David Hartley as chief information officer. He will report to Henry Besten,

North America

31 JUL 2009

Paying for lunch

The executives of Rio Tinto arrested in China on bribery allegations risk prosecution by US law-enforcement

Africa

31 JUL 2009

Strike poised for Apurimac control

STRIKE Resources Ltd has settled all disputes regarding ownership of the Apurimac iron-ore project in

Sigma Lithium is "meeting its moment"
Sigma Lithium is "meeting its moment"
Sigma Lithium is "meeting its moment"

Sigma Lithium is "meeting its moment"

Focus on high-quality lithium material puts company in strong position

Kingston finds new life in Australia as a gold producer
Kingston finds new life in Australia as a gold producer
Kingston finds new life in Australia as a gold producer

Kingston finds new life in Australia as a

Rising Gold Developer in the Asia-Pacific

SPONSORED

kingston resources

Alpha Exploration explores "last frontier" in Eritrea
Alpha Exploration explores "last frontier" in Eritrea
Alpha Exploration explores "last frontier" in Eritrea

Alpha Exploration explores "last frontier"

Focused on the discovery of world class gold and base metal deposits in the Arabian-Nubian Shield

SPONSORED

alpha exploration

U3O8 eyes nuclear renaissance
U3O8 eyes nuclear renaissance
U3O8 eyes nuclear renaissance

U3O8 eyes nuclear renaissance

A green resources company: Uranium and battery commodities

SPONSORED

u308

Australian minerals - on the rebound

In 2008, the Australian minerals industry rode the crest of the wave of surging worldwide demand for

Asia

24 JUL 2009

Mining engineering expertise for Firestone

Western Australian mining engineer Colin McIntyre has been named as a non-executive director of Firestone

Africa

24 JUL 2009

WISCO closes

Consolidated Thompson Iron Mines Ltd and Wuhan Iron and Steel Corporation Ltd (WISCO) have announced

Australia

24 JUL 2009

Bullet dodged

A rapid cooling of global steel activity in the second half of 2008 saw spot prices for iron ore plummet.

Australia

24 JUL 2009
Uranium Panel: The next Generation of Uranium Producers
Uranium Panel: The next Generation of Uranium Producers
Uranium Panel: The next Generation of Uranium Producers

Uranium Panel: The next Generation of Uranium

Depleted stockpiles and demand for carbon-free energy providing the perfect storm for uranium prices

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ICMM claims recognition for mining at COP26
ICMM claims recognition for mining at COP26
ICMM claims recognition for mining at COP26

ICMM claims recognition for mining at COP26

CEO says the mining industry was a meaningful part of climate conversations for the first time

CanAlaska tools up for exploration drive
CanAlaska tools up for exploration drive
CanAlaska tools up for exploration drive

CanAlaska tools up for exploration drive

CanAlaska Uranium: Uranium for New Technologies

SPONSORED

canalaska

Sarama prepares for ASX listing and major drilling campaign in West Africa
Sarama prepares for ASX listing and major drilling campaign in West Africa
Sarama prepares for ASX listing and major drilling campaign in West Africa

Sarama prepares for ASX listing and major

Key exploration permit renewed

Centrex funding

China's third largest steel group, Wuhan Iron & Steel Co (WISCO), has committed to invest up to A$186

Australia

21 JUL 2009

Rio denies bribery allegations in China spying claim

Rio Tinto, the world's third-largest mining company, denied allegations that four executives detained

Capital markets

17 JUL 2009

Mechel refinancing

Russian steelmaker OAO Mechel has agreed to refinance US$2.6 billion of credit facilities for coal acquisitions

Europe/Middle East

17 JUL 2009

Golden constant

Despite enthusiastic predictions earlier this year, gold remains stubbornly under US$1,000/oz. Yes, the

Events Coverage

17 JUL 2009

China invests US$1.5bn in Teck

CHINA Investment Corp (CIC) has agreed to invest C$1.74 billion (US$1.5 billion) in Teck Resources Ltd,

North America

10 JUL 2009

Goddess of the north

Carved into the landscape next to an operating coal mine, Northumberlandia, the ‘goddess of the north',

Europe/Middle East

10 JUL 2009

To Tweet

The generation that remembers mobile phones as bricks that required shoulder straps will scarcely believe

Africa

10 JUL 2009

China holds Rio executive for allegedly stealing state secrets

China has detained Rio Tinto's head of iron ore operations in the country Stern Hu for allegedly stealing

Capital markets

09 JUL 2009
Sigma Lithium is "meeting its moment"
Sigma Lithium is "meeting its moment"
Sigma Lithium is "meeting its moment"

Sigma Lithium is "meeting its moment"

Focus on high-quality lithium material puts company in strong position

Kingston finds new life in Australia as a gold producer
Kingston finds new life in Australia as a gold producer
Kingston finds new life in Australia as a gold producer

Kingston finds new life in Australia as a

Rising Gold Developer in the Asia-Pacific

SPONSORED

kingston resources

Alpha Exploration explores "last frontier" in Eritrea
Alpha Exploration explores "last frontier" in Eritrea
Alpha Exploration explores "last frontier" in Eritrea

Alpha Exploration explores "last frontier"

Focused on the discovery of world class gold and base metal deposits in the Arabian-Nubian Shield

SPONSORED

alpha exploration

U3O8 eyes nuclear renaissance
U3O8 eyes nuclear renaissance
U3O8 eyes nuclear renaissance

U3O8 eyes nuclear renaissance

A green resources company: Uranium and battery commodities

SPONSORED

u308

Uranium Panel: The next Generation of Uranium Producers
Uranium Panel: The next Generation of Uranium Producers
Uranium Panel: The next Generation of Uranium Producers

Uranium Panel: The next Generation of Uranium

Depleted stockpiles and demand for carbon-free energy providing the perfect storm for uranium prices

SPONSORED
ICMM claims recognition for mining at COP26
ICMM claims recognition for mining at COP26
ICMM claims recognition for mining at COP26

ICMM claims recognition for mining at COP26

CEO says the mining industry was a meaningful part of climate conversations for the first time

CanAlaska tools up for exploration drive
CanAlaska tools up for exploration drive
CanAlaska tools up for exploration drive

CanAlaska tools up for exploration drive

CanAlaska Uranium: Uranium for New Technologies

SPONSORED

canalaska

Sarama prepares for ASX listing and major drilling campaign in West Africa
Sarama prepares for ASX listing and major drilling campaign in West Africa
Sarama prepares for ASX listing and major drilling campaign in West Africa

Sarama prepares for ASX listing and major

Key exploration permit renewed