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Rio Tinto Alcan sells China stake

Rio Tinto Alcanhas completed the sale of its 50% equity share of the Alcan Ningxia aluminiumjoint venture

Asia

26 JAN 2009

Dominican Republic packs a punch

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: FAST FACTS Capital: Santo Domingo Population: 9.5 million GDP real growth 2007:

HudBay ordered to hold shareholder vote

The Ontario Securities Commissionordered on Friday that HudBay Minerals hold a shareholders meeting before

North America

23 JAN 2009

Russians discuss mega merger plan

OLEG Deripaska, the Russian billionaire and controlling shareholder of aluminium producer UC Rusal, has

Europe/Middle East

23 JAN 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

Broken Hill takeover falters

CBH Resources Ltd has scrapped its all-scrip bid for fellow Broken Hill zinc-producer Perilya Ltd.

Africa

23 JAN 2009

MARAMPA STAKE

Cape Lambert Iron Ore Ltd will increase its stake in the Marampa iron-ore project in Sierra Leone from

Africa

23 JAN 2009

HudBay begins defence of Lundin bid

HudBay Minerals began a defence of its controversial C$550 million (US$440 million) bid for fellow base

North America

20 JAN 2009

NICKEL EXPERTISE

Talisman Mining Ltd has appointed former Jubilee Mines executive Gary Lethridge as managing director.

Australia

20 JAN 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

TAKEOVER CHANGES

Waratah Coal Inc announced that Shaun Maskerine, Nicholas Mather, Howard Stack and Andrew Wilson have

Leadership

20 JAN 2009

VALE MOVEMENTS

Tito Martins has been appointed as president and chief executive of Vale Inco Ltd, a subsidiary of Cia

Leadership

20 JAN 2009

Karara project loan conditionally approved

GINDALBIE Metals Ltd has received conditional approval from a Chinese bank for a loan up to US$1.2 billion

Australia

16 JAN 2009

Hambros consider tie-up of iron-ore and gold assets

THE Hambro family appears set to merge their respective gold and iron-ore assets. Peter Hambro Mining

Capital markets

16 JAN 2009

Alcoa reports first loss in six years

ALCOA Inc has suffered its first loss in six years, with the December-quarter results showing a net loss

Base metals

16 JAN 2009

Archangel axes diamond deal

ARCHANGEL Diamond Corp has terminated an agreement to buy a stake in the Verkhotina diamond property

Europe/Middle East

16 JAN 2009

Implats, Mvela and Northam call off platinum merger

THE dire state of the world economy has scuttled another mining merger, with Impala Platinum Ltd (Implats)

Africa

16 JAN 2009

Impala pulls out of takeover talks

Impala Platinum will not proceed with a R22 billion (US$2.17 billion) cash-and-shares deal to buy rivals

Africa

14 JAN 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