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Resolution copper project hits new snag

Local politician pushes to have land swap deal overturned

North America

22 JUN 2015

Australians subsidise foreign miners

Northern Territory bankrolls explorers in bid for mineral riches


18 JUN 2015

PNG PM maintains growth narrative

Peter O'Neill says political and economic steadiness vital to wooing European investors


18 JUN 2015

Indonesia drops Churchill fraud claim

Two parties still involved in legal battle over mine ownership


09 JUN 2015

Setback for Maine mining

State legislature rejects revision that would have opened the door slightly to mining


08 JUN 2015

Argentina election can't come soon enough

Country looking for faster reform from Fernández de Kirchner's successor

Suriname's Bouterse poised for re-election

Desi Bouterse's expected re-election may not spell good news for Suriname's fledgling mining industry

Trans-Tasman makes fresh NZ offshore mining bid

Green Party calls in response for complete ban on all deep-sea mining


02 JUN 2015

Japanese target African mining

Land of the rising sun aims to accelerate plans to invest in the continent's resources


01 JUN 2015

Norway oil fund to divest from coal

Analysts, green groups note double standard in latest announcement

Europe/Middle East

29 MAY 2015

WA handout boosts Atlas Iron

Iron ore producer gets financial injection from state government


25 MAY 2015

Deal or no deal?

White & Case considers possible Iran sanctions relief and its impacts on miners and traders

Europe/Middle East

20 MAY 2015

India metals demand to 'explode'

South Asia giant's prospects are said to be the next boom waiting to happen


15 MAY 2015

Polyus Gold signs China cooperation deal

Agreement signed before presidents Putin, Xi Jinping


11 MAY 2015

Xenophobia clouds South Africa's growth prospects

Xenophobic attacks underscore the country's deteriorating economic outlook


11 MAY 2015

Bolivia's foreign investment dilemma

South American country is well placed to weather the economic storm, but for how long?