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Tanzania: Growth opportunities

The Tanzanian mining industry is relatively small in value, but the fact that mining earns a significant

Africa

28 OCT 2011

Zambia: Regional leader

For over half a century the mining of copper and cobalt has been an important foreign exchange contributor

Africa

28 OCT 2011

Finland: A friendly regime

By and large, Finland is considered a mining-friendly country. After the parliamentary elections in 2010,

Europe/Middle East

21 OCT 2011

Rio Tinto outbids Cameco offer for Hathor

Rio Tinto has countered Cameco Corp's hostile takeover bid for Hathor Exploration Ltd with a C$578 million

North America

21 OCT 2011

Rio Tinto outbids Cameco offer for Hathor

Rio Tinto has countered Cameco Corp's hostile takeover bid for Hathor Exploration Ltd with a C$578 million

North America

20 OCT 2011

BHPB plans Olympic Dam expansion after environmental approval

BHP Billiton has moved quickly to commit funding for expansion at the Olympic Dam mine in South Australia

Australia

14 OCT 2011

AREVA promotes L'Hour

AREVA has appointed Alain L'Hour as the managing director of its Namibian resources and processing divisions.

Europe/Middle East

14 OCT 2011

Kalahari back in talks with Chinese bidder

Kalahari Minerals plc has confirmed that discussions have recommenced with China Guangdong Nuclear Power

Africa

14 OCT 2011

ERA launches offering to fund Ranger mine

Energy Resources of Australia Ltd (ERA) has said it planned to raise A$500 million (US$506.3 million)

Australia

14 OCT 2011

Botswana: Held in high regard

Botswana ranks highly in the Fraser Institute's latest annual survey of mining companies. The country

Africa

30 SEP 2011

Hanlong moves ahead with Bannerman takeover

Discussions continued this week over Hanlong Mining Investment Ltd's proposed A$144 million takeover

Asia

30 SEP 2011

Toro deal complete

Toro Energy Ltd has completed a deal to acquire the Millipede uranium project in Western Australia from

Australia

30 SEP 2011

Paladin to raise A$70 million

Uranium miner Paladin Energy Ltd has said it intended to undertake a non-underwritten institutional placement

Australia

30 SEP 2011

Hanlong and Bannerman still in takeover discussions

Australia's Bannerman Resources Ltd said that discussions were continuing over Hanlong Mining Investment

Australia

27 SEP 2011

Uranium: Mixed recovery

After the nuclear disaster at Fukushima six months ago, a number of countries, most notably Germany,

Leadership

16 SEP 2011

Hanlong executives face insider-trading investigation

Hanlong Mining Investment Ltd's proposed takeovers of Sundance Resources Ltd and Bannerman Resources

Australia

16 SEP 2011