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Five of the most controversial mining projects of 2013 05 March, 2014 The number of controversial mining projects around the world is on the rise and 2013 was no exception with concern over environmental issues and resistance from local communities flaring up...

Digging up a nation: Australia's rich mining heritage 03 March, 2014 The first book in 50 years to comprehensively detail Australia’s colourful mining history explores how the industry is an inherent part of the nation’s cultural DNA. The book's author,...

Ticking time bonds: Scottish open cast coal leaves legacy of dereliction 26 February, 2014 The green light for a new open cast coal mine in Midlothian, Scotland, has opened up an age-old debate on the effect a mine can have on local communities. The plans, which will see ten...

MINE digital magazine: Issue 18 20 February, 2014 In this issue: Corporate social responsibility in junior mining companies, the market for barite, drilling innovation for Australia, the benefits of geographic information systems, the...

The world’s biggest iron ore mines 19 February, 2014 Brazil hosts five of the world’s biggest iron ore mines, while the remaining six are located in Australia and Africa. Mining-technology.com profiles the world’s biggest iron ore mining...

Mining Australia – is it the time right to explore? 10 February, 2014 Many mining companies in Australia are focused on cutting costs and reducing risk, but should they be exploring? Elly Earls asks Bruce Campbell-Fraser at Western Australia’s Chamber of Minerals...

MINE digital magazine: Issue 17 23 January, 2014 In this issue we ask if Australia should focus on exploration instead of playing it safe, look at Kenya’s efforts to kick-start its mining industry, find out which countries are gearing up to...

MINE digital magazine: Issue 15 06 December, 2013 In this issue: We take a look at the revival taking place in Europe’s mining industry, announce the inaugural MINE Awards: Ones to Watch 2013, find out more about Confederation...

Countries with the biggest coal reserves 21 November, 2013 More than 80% of the world's total proved coal reserves are located in just 10 countries. The US tops the list with more than a quarter of the proven coal reserves, while China, which ranks...

The 10 biggest silver mines in the world 19 November, 2013 Mexico, the world's biggest silver producing country, and Poland host three each of the world's 10 biggest silver mines. Bolivia, Turkey, Peru and Australia host the remaining...

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