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Deals this week: Mexus Gold, Pacific North West Capital, Australian Mines Limited

Mexus Gold US has reached an agreement to form a 50:50 joint venture (JV) with MarMar Holdings, for the development of the Julio / Santa Elena property located in Caborca,...

Deals this week: Mexus Gold, Pacific North West Capital, Australian Mines Limited

M&As this week: Hecla Mining Company, American Lithium

Hecla Mining Company and Mines Management have reached an agreement under which the former will acquire the...

M&As this week: Hecla Mining Company, American Lithium

Report: China’s coal production and consumption decline as renewable energy soars

Coal production in China is expected to decline to 3.4 billion tonne (Bt) in 2020, while consumption is also projected to decrease to 3.42Bt, says a Timetric...

Report: China’s coal production and consumption decline as renewable energy soars

Dragon Mining terminates deal on processing flotation concentrate from Endomines’ Pampalo mine

Dragon Mining has terminated the existing agreement on processing flotation concentrate from Endomines' Pampalo mine at the Svartliden leaching plant in...

Dragon Mining terminates deal on processing flotation concentrate from Endomines’ Pampalo mine

Rye Patch to acquire ownership of Florida Canyon gold mine in US

Rye Patch Gold has signed an agreement to acquire 100% ownership of the Florida Canyon gold mine in Pershing County, Nevada, US for...

Rye Patch to acquire ownership of Florida Canyon gold mine in US

Queensland’s new law requires mining companies to inform landholders on proposed projects

The Parliament of Queensland has passed new legislation, requiring mining companies to inform landholders and neighbours about their proposed...

Queensland’s new law requires mining companies to inform landholders on proposed projects

BacTech and Comibol sign contract for Telamayu tailings remediation in Bolivia

Empresa Minera Ambiental BacTech, the 98%-owned Bolivian subsidiary of BacTech Environmental, has signed a ten-year contract with Corporación Minera de Bolivia (Comibol) for remediation of...

BacTech and Comibol sign contract for Telamayu tailings remediation in Bolivia

Eurasia signs contract mining agreement with SKRS for West Kytlim deposit in Russia

Eurasia Mining has signed an agreement under which SK Region-Story (SKRS) will perform contract mining at the former's West Kytlim alluvial platinum deposit in the Urals,...

Eurasia signs contract mining agreement with SKRS for West Kytlim deposit in Russia

Landslide at illegal jade mine in Myanmar kills 13

A landslide that occurred at an illegal jade mine in Myanmar's northern Kachin State has claimed the lives of at least 13 people and injured 11...

Landslide at illegal jade mine in Myanmar kills 13

New Mexico files lawsuit against EPA and two firms over 2015 spill of mine waste

New Mexico has filed a lawsuit against the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as well as two mining firms over the 2015 Gold Mine spill in...

New Mexico files lawsuit against EPA and two firms over 2015 spill of mine waste

Fresh strike hits BHP Billiton’s Spence mine in Chile

Workers of Spence copper mine, owned by BHP Billiton, in Chile went on strike for 24 hours on Monday due to slow progress in talks over contractual terms....

Fresh strike hits BHP Billiton’s Spence mine in Chile

Parsley Energy to acquire mineral rights in Southern Delaware Basin for $280.5m

Parsley Energy has signed an agreement to purchase mineral rights of approximately 30,000 acres consisting of Parsley leasehold and other nearby properties in the Pecos and Reeves counties of...

Parsley Energy to acquire mineral rights in Southern Delaware Basin for $280.5m

Glencore investors vote for climate change disclosure

Shareholders have agreed that Glencore, which is a leading exporter of thermal coal, must offer more information on the risks faced by the company due to stringent legislations to control...

Glencore investors vote for climate change disclosure

Nevada Sunrise Gold provides update on six lithium exploration projects in Nevada

Nevada Sunrise Gold Corporation has announced updates on its six lithium exploration projects located in Esmeralda County, Nevada....

Nevada Sunrise Gold provides update on six lithium exploration projects in Nevada

NexGen Energy indicates more uranium at Arrow prospect in Saskatchewan

NexGen Energy has found extensive mineralisation after eight drill holes were intersected during the drilling programme at its Arrow prospect in Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan....

NexGen Energy indicates more uranium at Arrow prospect in Saskatchewan

Report: Russia's iron ore mining industry to expand with increase in production and exports

Iron ore production in Russia is estimated to grow to 115.1 million tonnes (Mt) in 2020 driven by new projects such as Bystrinskoye and Sobstvenno-Kachkanarskoye, says a report by Timetric....

Report: Russia's iron ore mining industry to expand with increase in production and exports

Dominion secures environmental approval for Jay project in Canada

Dominion Diamond has reported that the Canadian Minister of Lands of the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) has approved the environmental assessment of the company's Jay project....

Dominion secures environmental approval for Jay project in Canada

Deals this week: Yintai Resources, Athabasca Nuclear Corporation, Independence Gold Corp

Yintai Resources' affiliates have reached an agreement to acquire Eldorado Gold Corporation's White Mountain and Tanjianshan mines, including the Eastern Dragon development project in China,...

Deals this week: Yintai Resources, Athabasca Nuclear Corporation, Independence Gold Corp

Ausdrill to sell Drilling Tools Australia business to Finnish company Robit

Mining services company Ausdrill has signed an agreement to sell its Drilling Tools Australia (DTA) business to Finnish manufacturer Robit for $66m....

Ausdrill to sell Drilling Tools Australia business to Finnish company Robit

M&As this week: First Mining Finance, Telferscot Resources, KEFI Minerals (Ethiopia)

First Mining Finance has entered a definitive agreement to fully acquire Tamaka Gold Corporation....

M&As this week: First Mining Finance, Telferscot Resources, KEFI Minerals (Ethiopia)

Peabody receives final approval for $800m financing facility

Coal mining company Peabody Energy has received final approval for its $800m debtor-in-possession (DIP) financing facility....

Peabody receives final approval for $800m financing facility