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Conflict minerals disclosure will improve, says lawyer

With the deadline for public reporting under new conflict minerals provisions now passed, some NGOs have...


04 JUNE 2014

From the Capital: News alone not enough to keep investor attention

The Kasbah Resources Ltd definitive feasibility study for the Achmmach tin project in Morocco seemingly...


07 APRIL 2014

Tin ears

Investors continue to resolutely ignore ASX-listed Kasbah Resources Ltd despite the advancing Achmmach...


07 APRIL 2014

Burundi commits to becoming conflict-free

Burundi has become the latest country to show its commitment to minerals due diligence by implementing...


01 APRIL 2014

Wolf swallows big raising

Wolf Minerals Ltd has successfully raised almost £100 million to see the Hemerdon tungsten-tin project...

Europe/Middle East

19 MARCH 2014

Focus: Tin: New sources, new apps

The International Tin Research Institute (ITRI) has been involved in research and develop­ment aimed...


22 MARCH 2013

2012 Commodity review: Gold gains again

Gold prices are set to finish 2012 higher than they started, meaning a 12th consecutive year of increases,...

Europe/Middle East

21 DECEMBER 2012

Indonesia: The honeymoon may be over

Indonesia's economy continued to impress in 2011. GDP grew 6.4%, driven by consumer spending and investment,...


22 JUNE 2012

Bolivia: Mixed fortune

The commodity boom has helped boost the economy of Bolivia – one of Latin America's most impoverished...

Central/South America

06 JANUARY 2012

Central Africa: Moving on from oil

The Gulf of Guinea, sometimes referred to as the ‘elbow' of West Africa, is best known for the offshore...


09 DECEMBER 2011

Timah profit increase

PT Timah TBK has announced a 12% increase in September quarter profits, thanks to higher tin prices....


04 NOVEMBER 2011

Tinco secures funding

Rwanda-focused Tin miner Tinco Investments Ltd has completed a placing of £8 million (US$12.6 million)...