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Appeals court supports mountain-top mining

A US federal court has reversed a lower court judgment to limit the use of a controversial and environmentally-damaging

North America

12 MAR 2009

Zhuzhou Smelter annual profit tumbles 76%

Zhuzhou Smelter Group, China's largest zinc producer, posted a 76% drop in net profit in 2008, as the

Base metals

09 MAR 2009

Xstrata shareholders approve US$5.9 billion rights issue

Shareholders of mining group Xstrataplc approved a $5.9 billion rights issue on Monday so the firm could

Oz Minerals gets debt rollover, China bid looms

Australian-listed Oz Minerals Ltd,the world's second-largest zinc miner, has won another debt rollover

Australia

27 FEB 2009
Investor Insight: InterGroup Mining
Investor Insight: InterGroup Mining
Investor Insight: InterGroup Mining

Investor Insight: InterGroup Mining

IGM's Brilliant Brumby project provides low-capital access in a politically stable environment

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Sun shines on Saturn Metals
Sun shines on Saturn Metals
Sun shines on Saturn Metals

Sun shines on Saturn Metals

Stellar drill results give confidence for future development

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Emerging SA gold developer Barton Gold breaks the mould
Emerging SA gold developer Barton Gold breaks the mould
Emerging SA gold developer Barton Gold breaks the mould

Emerging SA gold developer Barton Gold breaks

Cash-generative explorer defies traditional expectations

Sky the limit for AuTECO in Canada
Sky the limit for AuTECO in Canada
Sky the limit for AuTECO in Canada

Sky the limit for AuTECO in Canada

AuTECO Minerals is a gold exploration company advancing the historic Pickle Crow project in Canada

OZ Minerals reassures on debt talks after shares dive

Debt-laden Australian miner OzMinerals sought to allay concerns on Wednesday that it was days away fromdefault,

Australia

25 FEB 2009

China's Valin agrees to buy A$1.2 billion of Fortescue shares

China's Hunan Valin Iron& Steel Group agreed to buy a A$1.2 billion (US$776 million) stake inAustralia's

Oz Minerals recommends rescue package

China has come to the aid of another large Australian miningcompany, this time with a friendly takeover

Australia

20 FEB 2009

Gloucester Agrees to Buy Whitehaven for A$545 Million

Gloucester Coal Ltd., an Australian producer of the fuel, agreed to acquire Whitehaven Coal Ltd. For

Australia

20 FEB 2009
Mining Journal and MiningNews.Net: Mongolia Country Supplement
Mining Journal and MiningNews.Net: Mongolia Country Supplement
Mining Journal and MiningNews.Net: Mongolia Country Supplement

Mining Journal and MiningNews.Net: Mongolia

MINING IN MONGOLIA: An Industry Suddenly Transformed

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Savannah eyes major Li production in Portugal
Savannah eyes major Li production in Portugal
Savannah eyes major Li production in Portugal

Savannah eyes major Li production in Portugal

UK lithium company to become key player in Europe's new lithium value chain. State-of-the-art projec

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Alicanto wows with maiden resource
Alicanto wows with maiden resource
Alicanto wows with maiden resource

Alicanto wows with maiden resource

Outstanding maiden Resource confirms Sala has global scale

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Anglo scraps 2008 dividend, shares tumble

Mining group Anglo American plc scrapped its 2008 final dividend on Friday to conserve cash and said

Africa

20 FEB 2009

Brazil Vale posts jump in profit, despite slowdown

Brazilian mining giant Vale said on Thursday its net profit more than doubled in the fourth quarter as

BHPB URANIUM CHIEF TO LEAVE

BHP Billiton said the head of its Olympic Dam uranium mine, Graeme Hunt, will resign. Mr Hunt has worked

Africa

20 FEB 2009

Mongolia receives Tavan Tolgoi bids

A TRIO of Russian billionaires have made a bid for a 49% stake in the large Tavan Tolgoi coking-coal

Africa

20 FEB 2009

Commodity matters

There was a clear accord between mood and commodity at the recent Mining Indaba in Cape Town. The metals

Africa

20 FEB 2009

Australian unions want China mine deals watched

Australian unions want Chinese investments in the country's mining industry to be watched for signs of

Africa

19 FEB 2009

Chinalco names new head; no change to Rio deal

Aluminum Corp of China (Chinalco) said Xiao Yaqing had stepped down as company president less than a

Africa

19 FEB 2009

Aquarius Platinum to make US$90 mln bid for Ridge

Aquarius Platinum Ltd plans to make an all-share bid for Ridge Mining plc valuing the firm at £63.9

Africa

18 FEB 2009
Investor Insight: InterGroup Mining
Investor Insight: InterGroup Mining
Investor Insight: InterGroup Mining

Investor Insight: InterGroup Mining

IGM's Brilliant Brumby project provides low-capital access in a politically stable environment

SPONSORED

intergroup mining

Sun shines on Saturn Metals
Sun shines on Saturn Metals
Sun shines on Saturn Metals

Sun shines on Saturn Metals

Stellar drill results give confidence for future development

SPONSORED

saturn metals

Emerging SA gold developer Barton Gold breaks the mould
Emerging SA gold developer Barton Gold breaks the mould
Emerging SA gold developer Barton Gold breaks the mould

Emerging SA gold developer Barton Gold breaks

Cash-generative explorer defies traditional expectations

Sky the limit for AuTECO in Canada
Sky the limit for AuTECO in Canada
Sky the limit for AuTECO in Canada

Sky the limit for AuTECO in Canada

AuTECO Minerals is a gold exploration company advancing the historic Pickle Crow project in Canada

Mining Journal and MiningNews.Net: Mongolia Country Supplement
Mining Journal and MiningNews.Net: Mongolia Country Supplement
Mining Journal and MiningNews.Net: Mongolia Country Supplement

Mining Journal and MiningNews.Net: Mongolia

MINING IN MONGOLIA: An Industry Suddenly Transformed

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Savannah eyes major Li production in Portugal
Savannah eyes major Li production in Portugal
Savannah eyes major Li production in Portugal

Savannah eyes major Li production in Portugal

UK lithium company to become key player in Europe's new lithium value chain. State-of-the-art projec

SPONSORED

savannah resources

Alicanto wows with maiden resource
Alicanto wows with maiden resource
Alicanto wows with maiden resource

Alicanto wows with maiden resource

Outstanding maiden Resource confirms Sala has global scale

SPONSORED

alicanto minerals