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Brazil bans upstream tailings dams

Brazil bans upstream tailings dams

Mining agency sets August 2021 deadline for decommissioning

Politics

19 FEB 2019
Dam disasters building pressure

Dam disasters building pressure

ESG issues likely to move from a trend to a genuine disruptor for development groups

Miner's right

18 FEB 2019
Vale evacuates people near Mar Azul mine in Minas Gerais

Vale evacuates people near Mar Azul mine in Minas Gerais

Preventative measure due to uncertainty over upstream tailings dam

Politics

18 FEB 2019
Court rules against popular votes in Colombia

Court rules against popular votes in Colombia

Communities lose right to challenge mining projects through local votes

Regulation

14 FEB 2019
Sibanye-Stillwater begins retrenchment consultations

Sibanye-Stillwater begins retrenchment consultations

Attributable loss of R1 billion expected for 2018

Costs prohibit Africa developments

Costs prohibit Africa developments

The inability to set up and function freely in Africa makes investment tough for public companies

Miners get a break

Miners get a break

Resources equities could see upside from outflows of banking investment

From the Capital

14 FEB 2019
Strike action at El Roble

Strike action at El Roble

Colombian mine and exploration suspended

Politics

14 FEB 2019
Eskom power supply leading to serious mining disruption

Eskom power supply leading to serious mining disruption

Load shedding hit South Africa this week with utility in crisis

Leadership

13 FEB 2019
Serabi says its Palito TSF safe and legal

Serabi says its Palito TSF safe and legal

Miner says guidance will be hit despite production suspension following worker death

Leadership

13 FEB 2019
No end in sight for AMCU Sibanye-Stillwater strike

No end in sight for AMCU Sibanye-Stillwater strike

Latest legal application rejected on a technicality

Politics

12 FEB 2019
Aura's '360° Mining' initiative allows partial San Andres restart

Aura's '360° Mining' initiative allows partial San Andres restart

Miner hopeful Honduras authorities will enforce rule of law

Politics

12 FEB 2019
Ecuador eases tax burden on miners

Ecuador eases tax burden on miners

Ecuador drops mining windfall tax

Politics

09 FEB 2019
"[It seems] to show his administration means to follow words with deeds"

"[It seems] to show his administration means to follow words with deeds"

Leading consulting firm says it is encouraged by bridge-building in South Africa

Events Coverage

08 FEB 2019
Polymetal's sustainability champion

Polymetal's sustainability champion

CSO Daria Goncharova talks coal in Siberia, WiM's top 100, and Geeks and Geezers

Politics

06 FEB 2019

World Risk Forum London 2019

A one-day event to discuss and debate the biggest risks facing the mining industry in 2019.