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Additional costs and delay at Las Bambas

MMG pushed back the start date and increased the capital expenditure for its 62.5%-owned Las Bambas copper-gold...

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30 OCTOBER 2014

Strong outlook galvanises investors

The ILZSG says the global market for refined zinc metal was in deficit by about 250,000t from January...

MJ comment

30 OCTOBER 2014

Follow the leaders

The mining industry has already seen the likes of BHP Billiton reap billions of dollars from a technology-enabled...

Leadership

25 OCTOBER 2014

Follow the leaders

  Veteran mining IT executive Peter McLure says the fairly linear advance of mining's technology-change...

Australia

12 OCTOBER 2014

Democratic Republic of the Congo: A step back

The overwhelming potential of the Democratic Republic of the Congo's (DRC) mineral wealth has often been...

Leadership

16 AUGUST 2013

Indochina & Thailand: Committed to growth

Vietnam Spreading across more than 331,000km², Vietnam's mineral endowment includes bauxite, rare...

Asia

09 NOVEMBER 2012