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M&As this week: Treasury Metals, IFB Industries

Treasury Metals has entered an agreement to acquire 100% stake in Goldeye Explorations....

M&As this week: Treasury Metals, IFB Industries

Deals this week: Probe Metals, First Mining Finance, Copper Mountain Mining Corporation

Probe Metals has agreed to raise $13.38m through a private placement of up to 8,383,750 non-flow-through units priced at C$0.95 ($0.72) each, and 3,616,250 flow-through units priced at...

Deals this week: Probe Metals, First Mining Finance, Copper Mountain Mining Corporation

Report: Chinese iron ore market slowdown from production, consumption and imports falls

The iron ore production in China is set to fall to 286.2 million tonnes (Mt) from 2015 to 2020, compared with 345Mt in 2014, according to a report by Timetric....

Report: Chinese iron ore market slowdown from production, consumption and imports falls

6th Wave launches new IXOS bead for gold mining industry

US-based 6th Wave Innovations has launched the new IXOS nanotechnology bead for the gold mining industry....

6th Wave launches new IXOS bead for gold mining industry

M&As this week: Centerra Gold, Latrobe Magnesium (LMG)

Centerra Gold has signed a definitive arrangement agreement to acquire Thompson Creek Metals for $1.1bn....

M&As this week: Centerra Gold, Latrobe Magnesium (LMG)

Deals this week: TerraX Minerals, NuLegacy Gold Corporation, Marmota Energy

TerraX Minerals has agreed to raise C$7m ($5.41m) through a non-brokered private placement of 17.5 million flow-through shares each priced at C$0.40 ($0.30), in order to fund a drilling...

Deals this week: TerraX Minerals, NuLegacy Gold Corporation, Marmota Energy

Deals this week: Guyana Goldfields, TMAC Resources, Lundin Gold

Guyana Goldfields has reached an agreement with a group of underwriters led by BMO Capital Markets, Scotiabank and RBC Capital Markets, to raise approximately C$130m ($99.94m) through a bought...

Deals this week: Guyana Goldfields, TMAC Resources, Lundin Gold

Report: Polish coal industry to witness growth in both production and consumption

Coal production in Poland is projected to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 2.8% to reach 156.2 million tonnes (Mt) in 2020, while consumption is also expected to grow by 2.6%...

Report: Polish coal industry to witness growth in both production and consumption

Northern Railways to build rail corridor from Erdenet to Aspire’s Ovoot coking coal project

The Mongolian Government has awarded a contract to Aspire Mining's rail subsidiary Northern Railways to build, operate and transfer a 547km section of the Northern Rail Corridor from Erdenet...

Northern Railways to build rail corridor from Erdenet to Aspire’s Ovoot coking coal project

Report: Brazil's precious metal mining industry could be hit by fall in gold and silver

Gold production in Brazil is expected to drop over the next five years to reach 2.6 million ounces (Moz) by 2020, with silver production also predicted to fall to 707,007oz, according to a...

Report: Brazil's precious metal mining industry could be hit by fall in gold and silver

Deals this week: Perseus Mining, Dundee Precious Metals, Barrick Cortez

Perseus Mining has agreed to raise up to A$102m ($75m) from two deals, comprising a private placement of shares and a separate entitlement offering....

Deals this week: Perseus Mining, Dundee Precious Metals, Barrick Cortez

M&As this week: Dataram Corporation, Auryn Resources

Dataram Corporation has signed a definitive agreement to acquire all the shares of US Gold Corporation (USGC) and its subsidiaries....

M&As this week: Dataram Corporation, Auryn Resources

Report: Strong project pipeline to lead growth in global bauxite ore production

Global bauxite ore production is set to experience solid growth driven by a robust project pipeline and reach 321.3 million tonnes (Mt) in 2020, according to a report by Timetric....

Report: Strong project pipeline to lead growth in global bauxite ore production

Deals this week: Evolving Gold, Garibaldi Resources, Pilot Gold

Evolving Gold (EVG) has signed a purchase and sale agreement to acquire the Lithium Lakes Property in Quebec,...

Deals this week: Evolving Gold, Garibaldi Resources, Pilot Gold

Aureus signs deal to fund restarting of New Liberty gold mine in Liberia

Aureus Mining has secured funding to restart operations at its New Liberty gold mine in Liberia after signing an equity financing agreement with Turkish firm MNG Gold Jersey....

Aureus signs deal to fund restarting of New Liberty gold mine in Liberia

UGM to begin highwall mining operations at Stanmore Coal’s Isaac Plains mine

UGM Highwall Mining (UGM) has secured a contract to start operations at Stanmore Coal's Isaac Plains mine in Bowen basin, Queensland, Australia....

UGM to begin highwall mining operations at Stanmore Coal’s Isaac Plains mine

Brazil judge dismisses $5.7bn lawsuit against Samarco over mine disaster

Brazil-based iron ore mining company Vale has had a R$20bn ($5.7bn) civil lawsuit dismissed that was filed against it, BHP Billiton and Samarco, seeking damages for the Samarco mine disaster...

Brazil judge dismisses $5.7bn lawsuit against Samarco over mine disaster

Ramelius to start stope production activities at Vivien gold mine

Ramelius Resources is set to begin stope production activities at its Vivien gold mine in Western Australia....

Ramelius to start stope production activities at Vivien gold mine

Queensland to commit $42m to boost abandoned mine sites safety

The Queensland Government is to commit $42m in the 2016-17 state budget to manage public safety risks that are related to abandoned mine sites across the region....

Queensland to commit $42m to boost abandoned mine sites safety

Newcrest restarts operations at Kencana underground mine in Indonesia

Australia-based Newcrest Mining has restarted mining at the Kencana underground mine in Indonesia after it closed earlier this year following a geotechnical incident....

Newcrest restarts operations at Kencana underground mine in Indonesia

Blackham Resources gains final approvals for Matilda gold project in Australia

Blackham Resources has obtained the final approvals and funding commitments needed to begin operations at its 4.8Moz Matilda gold project in Western Australia....

Blackham Resources gains final approvals for Matilda gold project in Australia