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Rio Tinto subsidiary to offer $100m loan to Energy Resources of Australia

Rio Tinto subsidiary North Limited has entered an agreement to provide a loan of up to $100m to Energy Resources of Australia (ERA) to support cleaning the Ranger Project Area....

Rio Tinto subsidiary to offer $100m loan to Energy Resources of Australia

Anglo American to sell niobium and phosphates businesses for $1.5bn

Anglo American has reached an agreement with China Molybdenum to sell its niobium and phosphates businesses for $1.5bn....

Anglo American to sell niobium and phosphates businesses for $1.5bn

Green Oil to develop mining concessions within Dynasty’s Goldfield project in Ecuador

Green Oil has agreed to serve as contractor for development of specific mine concessions within Dynasty Metals & Mining’s Goldfield project in southern Ecuador....

Green Oil to develop mining concessions within Dynasty’s Goldfield project in Ecuador

Adani’s $16bn Australian Carmichael coal mine project faces another legal hurdle

Adani Group's A$21.7bn ($16bn) Carmichael coal mine project in Australia is facing another setback after the Environmental Defenders Office Queensland (EDO Qld) filed a challenge against...

Adani’s $16bn Australian Carmichael coal mine project faces another legal hurdle

Sierra Rutile completes Gangama project construction in Sierra Leone

Sierra Rutile has finished construction at its Gangama dry mine project in Sierra Leone and restarted sales of rutile to titanium customers....

Sierra Rutile completes Gangama project construction in Sierra Leone

Excelsior Mining achieves administrative review for Gunnison copper project in US

Excelsior Mining has received administrative completeness review (ACR) for the federal underground injection control (UIC) and the state aquifer protection permit (APP) for its Gunnison...

Excelsior Mining achieves administrative review for Gunnison copper project in US

Six Polish companies agree to invest $620m in new coal mining group

Six companies in Poland have signed an agreement to invest $620m in the newly established Polish Mining Group (PGG) in a bid to save Kompania Weglowa from bankruptcy....

Six Polish companies agree to invest $620m in new coal mining group

PanTerra Gold and Guangxi Gold to build carbon-in-leach plant in China

PanTerra Gold and Guangxi Gold (GGC) have agreed to jointly construct a 25,000tpa Albion/carbon-in-leach (CIL) demonstration plant in China's Guangxi Province to process arsenopyrite ores....

PanTerra Gold and Guangxi Gold to build carbon-in-leach plant in China

Outotec to deliver process equipment to Houndé gold project in Burkina Faso

Outotec has secured a contract with Endeavour Mining's subsidiary Houndé Gold to deliver process equipment to the greenfield Houndé gold project in Burkina Faso....

Outotec to deliver process equipment to Houndé gold project in Burkina Faso

Mexus Gold to start work on Julio/Santa Elena heap leach mine in Mexico

US-based Mexus Gold is set to start work on the area that will become the company's open-pit heap leach mine on the Julio/Santa Elena site in Mexico, after receiving all environmental and...

Mexus Gold to start work on Julio/Santa Elena heap leach mine in Mexico

Eldorado Gold to sell 82% stake in China's Jinfeng gold mine for $300m

Eldorado Gold has signed an agreement to sell its 82% interest in the Jinfeng gold mine in southern Guizhou province to China National Gold Group's wholly owned subsidiary for $300m....

Eldorado Gold to sell 82% stake in China's Jinfeng gold mine for $300m

Mitsubishi to transfer 30% shares in Strand Minerals to Eramet

Mitsubishi has agreed to transfer its 30% shares held with Pacific Metals (Pamco) in Strand Minerals (Indonesia) to French mining and metallurgy company Eramet....

Mitsubishi to transfer 30% shares in Strand Minerals to Eramet

Atalaya Mining halts tailings facility at Rio Tinto copper project in Spain

Atalaya Mining has temporarily suspended usage of tailings facility at its Rio Tinto copper project in Andalucía, Spain, after receiving an information request from the Junta de Andalucía....

Atalaya Mining halts tailings facility at Rio Tinto copper project in Spain

Nevsun signs agreement to acquire Canada’s Reservoir Minerals for $365m

Nevsun Resources has signed an agreement to acquire Canada-based Reservoir Minerals in a deal worth $365m....

Nevsun signs agreement to acquire Canada’s Reservoir Minerals for $365m

Deals this week: Alix Resources Corporation, Athabasca Nuclear Corporation, Benton Capital

Alix Resources Corporation and Lithium Australia have signed a definitive agreement for joint exploration and development of the Electra Project, Sonora, Mexico, near Bacanora's Sonora...

Deals this week: Alix Resources Corporation, Athabasca Nuclear Corporation, Benton Capital

M&As this week: Seabridge Gold, Pan American Silver

Seabridge Gold has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of shares from SnipGold Corp (formerly Skyline Gold Corporation) through a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations...

M&As this week: Seabridge Gold, Pan American Silver

Codelco restarts production at El Teniente copper mine in China

Codelco has restarted production processes at its El Teniente copper mine in China after it was stopped for five days due to heavy rains....

Codelco restarts production at El Teniente copper mine in China

University of Queensland partners with Vale on mining research

Research by the University of Queensland in Australia in collaboration with Brazilian mining company Vale has found that termite guts could contribute to mining site...

University of Queensland partners with Vale on mining research

Cameco to suspend production at Canada's Rabbit Lake operation

Canada-based uranium producer Cameco is set to suspend production at its Rabbit Lake operation in northern Saskatchewan, cutting 500 jobs....

Cameco to suspend production at Canada's Rabbit Lake operation

Iron Road reduces costs at Central Eyre iron project in Australia

Iron Road has further reduced costs at its wholly-owned Central Eyre iron project (CEIP) in South...

Iron Road reduces costs at Central Eyre iron project in Australia

Three Queensland scientists secure funding to conduct research on mining

Three scientists in Queensland, Australia, have secured funding from the state government to conduct research in a bid to overcome mining industry...

Three Queensland scientists secure funding to conduct research on mining