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Zinc:Tipping point

Primarily used as a galvanising agent in steel production, zinc is also gaining recognition for its environmental...


16 DECEMBER 2011

Frontier territory

The country is preparing for new mining investment having signed an investment agreement with Ivanhoe...


01 OCTOBER 2010

China Investment Corp reports US investments

China Investment Corp (CIC) has made its first disclosure of US shareholdings to the Securities Exchange...

North America

12 FEBRUARY 2010

Bumi plans purchases to be Indonesian mine 'champion'

  PT Bumi Resources, Indonesia's biggest coal company, plans to acquire mines in the country and may...


09 OCTOBER 2009

Fortescue shares rise on talks

Australia's Fortescue Metals Ltd has had discussions with a range of parties on future investment and...


20 APRIL 2009