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Symbion to power Magnis Resources’ Nachu graphite project in Tanzania

US-based Symbion Power has been selected to provide power solutions for Magnis Resources' Nachu graphite project in Tanzania....

Symbion to power Magnis Resources’ Nachu graphite project in Tanzania

New ruling allows South African miners to sue gold mining companies over deadly diseases

Johannesburg High Court has ruled that gold miners who developed lung diseases from working underground in South Africa can claim compensation from gold mining companies....

New ruling allows South African miners to sue gold mining companies over deadly diseases

Blackham Resources secures approvals for Matilda gold project in Australia

Blackham Resources has secured various approvals for the Matilda gold project in Australia and now moved closer to production....

Blackham Resources secures approvals for Matilda gold project in Australia

Ethiopia to invest $20m in KEFI Minerals' Tulu Kapi gold project

KEFI Minerals has received confirmation that the Government of Ethiopia will invest $20m in the Tulu Kapi gold project....

Ethiopia to invest $20m in KEFI Minerals' Tulu Kapi gold project

GreenHawk to install water treatment plant at Bayhorse Silver mine in US

GreenHawk Global will install a closed-loop mine water treatment pilot plant at Bayhorse Silver mine near Ontario, Oregon,...

GreenHawk to install water treatment plant at Bayhorse Silver mine in US

Deals this week: Joseph T Ryerson & Son, Dongbu Steel, Intact Gold Corp

Ryerson Holding Corporation subsidiary Joseph T Ryerson & Son has announced an offering of senior secured notes due in 2022 to raise approximately $650m....

Deals this week: Joseph T Ryerson & Son, Dongbu Steel, Intact Gold Corp

Report: US coal industry production and consumption to fall

Coal production in the US is expected to decrease between 2015 and 2020 after a solid performance in 2014, when the industry was the second biggest global producer and accounted for 12.9% of...

Report: US coal industry production and consumption to fall

Goldcorp to acquire Canada’s Kaminak Gold for $404m

Goldcorp has signed an agreement to acquire Canada-based Kaminak Gold in a transaction valued at about C$520m...

Goldcorp to acquire Canada’s Kaminak Gold for $404m

Tamg Minerals halts operations of Marble Mountain mine in Utah, US

Transnational Group subsidiary Tamg Minerals has halted all mining operations of the Marble Mountain mine in south-west Utah,...

Tamg Minerals halts operations of Marble Mountain mine in Utah, US

Alacer Gold to construct Çöpler Sulfide project in Turkey

Alacer Gold is set to go ahead with construction of the Çöpler Sulfide project in...

Alacer Gold to construct Çöpler Sulfide project in Turkey

Ausenco wins EPC contract for Atlantic Gold’s Moose River Consolidated project in Canada

Australian engineering company Ausenco has secured A$91m ($67m) engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for Atlantic Gold's Moose River Consolidated (MRC) gold project in...

Ausenco wins EPC contract for Atlantic Gold’s Moose River Consolidated project in Canada

Kingsgate told to shut Chatree gold mine in Thailand over environmental issues

Thailand has ordered Australian company Kingsgate Consolidated to close its Chatree gold mine by the end of this year due to environmental concerns....

Kingsgate told to shut Chatree gold mine in Thailand over environmental issues

Aureus halts New Liberty gold mine operations in Liberia due to cyanide leak

Aureus Mining has temporarily suspended operations at the New Liberty gold mine in Liberia due to a cyanide leak caused by problems with the process plant's detoxification circuit....

Aureus halts New Liberty gold mine operations in Liberia due to cyanide leak

Eldorado to restart works at Skouries gold project in Greece

Eldorado Gold is set to restart construction at its stalled Skouries gold project in Halkidiki after securing approval from Greek authorities....

Eldorado to restart works at Skouries gold project in Greece

Glencore acquires troubled Australian miner Atlas Iron

Glencore has acquired an 8.47% interest in struggling Australian iron ore miner Atlas Iron in a $15.8m deal....

Glencore acquires troubled Australian miner Atlas Iron

Freeport-McMoRan to sell interests in TF Holdings for $2.65bn

US-based Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) has signed a $2.65bn agreement to sell its interests in TF Holdings to China Molybdenum (CMOC)....

Freeport-McMoRan to sell interests in TF Holdings for $2.65bn

Reach Subsea signs contract with NTNU for marine mining project in Norway

Norway-based Reach Subsea has secured a contract with Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) for a marine mining project in the mid-Atlantic ridge north of Jan Mayen....

Reach Subsea signs contract with NTNU for marine mining project in Norway

Landslide at Myanmar’s jade mine kills 13

At least 13 people have died following a collapsed mound of excavated earth at a jade mine in Hpakhan township in Kachin state, Myanmar....

Landslide at Myanmar’s jade mine kills 13

Alecto Minerals renews permits for Kerboulé project in Burkina Faso

Gold exploration and development company Alecto Minerals has renewed the permits for its Gassel-Manere and Arae mineral exploration (Kerboulé project) in Burkina Faso for another three years....

Alecto Minerals renews permits for Kerboulé project in Burkina Faso

ResGen signs EPC deal with Sedgman for Boikarabelo mine in South Africa

Coal development company Resource Generation (ResGen) has signed a letter of intent (LoI) with Sedgman for design, procurement and construction of a coal handling and preparation plant (CHPP)...

ResGen signs EPC deal with Sedgman for Boikarabelo mine in South Africa

Rio Tinto to go ahead with $5.3bn expansion of Oyu Tolgoi mine in Mongolia

Rio Tinto and its partners in the Mongolian Government and Turquoise Hill Resources are set to proceed with a $5.3bn expansion of the Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia....

Rio Tinto to go ahead with $5.3bn expansion of Oyu Tolgoi mine in Mongolia