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BHP to invest $276.69m in Australia’s Olympic Dam smelter operations

BHP Billiton is set to invest A$350m ($276.69m) towards a maintenance programme at its Olympic Dam smelter operations in South...

BHP to invest $276.69m in Australia’s Olympic Dam smelter operations

Hexagon Mining launches solution for enhanced traffic flow in mines

Hexagon Mining launches solution for enhanced traffic flow in mines

Washington Companies to buy Dominion Diamond for $1.2bn

Washington Companies has signed a $1.2bn agreement to acquire Canada's Dominion Diamond. ...

Washington Companies to buy Dominion Diamond for $1.2bn

Oman's PAM signs contract to implement new mining strategy

Oman’s Public Authority for Mining (PAM) has signed a contract with a consortium led by SRK Consulting to implement a new strategy for mine operations in the...

Oman's PAM signs contract to implement new mining strategy

Acacia Mining to comply with Tanzania's 6% royalty tax rule

Acacia Mining to comply with Tanzania's 6% royalty tax rule

First Cobalt signs $140m deal to gain Cobalt One

Canadian mining company First Cobalt has signed a $140m binding agreement to wholly acquire Cobalt One....

First Cobalt signs $140m deal to gain Cobalt One

South Africa suspends implementing controversial mining charter

The South African Government has suspended implementing its new mining charter following a high court clash with...

South Africa suspends implementing controversial mining charter

NSW to reclaim exploration licence from China Shenhua Energy

NSW to reclaim exploration licence from China Shenhua Energy

Luxembourg passes law for space exploration

The Luxembourg Government has passed a new law permitting exploration and usage of space resources, opening the possibility of mining in...

Luxembourg passes law for space exploration

Victoria unveils new policy on future uses of coal

Victoria unveils new policy on future uses of coal

Gas explosion kills four at Norilsk’s mine in Russia

Gas explosion kills four at Norilsk’s mine in Russia

Mine collapses in Ghana with 14 feared dead

Around 14 miners are believed to have died after becoming trapped following the collapse of a mine they were working in at Prestea-Nsuta in Ghana's western region, according to government officials....

Mine collapses in Ghana with 14 feared dead

AngloGold Ashanti begins restructuring of South African operations

AngloGold Ashanti begins restructuring of South African operations

Metso to expand crusher wear parts manufacturing in South Africa

Metso to expand crusher wear parts manufacturing in South Africa

Newcrest Mining resumes test-phase operations at Cadia East in NSW

Australia-based gold explorer Newcrest Mining has partially restarted operations at a part of the Cadia East underground mine in New South Wales (NSW) that halted after an earthquake in April....

Newcrest Mining resumes test-phase operations at Cadia East in NSW

Rio Tinto board recommends Yancoal as preferred buyer of Hunter Valley assets

Rio Tinto board recommends Yancoal as preferred buyer of Hunter Valley assets

Iluka Resources to resume operations at J-A mine in Australia by year-end

Iluka Resources to resume operations at J-A mine in Australia by year-end

ABTO proposes new cargo sampling and liquefaction testing protocols

The Association of Bulk Terminal Operators (ABTO) has called for systemic changes in the cargo sampling and liquefaction testing protocols for raw ores and cargoes such as nickel ore, fine...

ABTO proposes new cargo sampling and liquefaction testing protocols

Potash Corporation-Agrium merger entity to be named Nutrien

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan has announced that following the closure of the merger with Agrium later this year, the new company will be called Nutrien....

Potash Corporation-Agrium merger entity to be named Nutrien

Glencore to offer training services to Nyrstar’s project in Australia

Glencore to offer training services to Nyrstar’s project in Australia

Metro Mining secures financing to develop Bauxite Hills mine in Australia

Metro Mining has gained A$40m ($30.25m) in debt financing from Sprott Private Resource Lending and Ingatatus for the development of Bauxite Hills mine, 95km north of Weipa in Queensland, Australia....

Metro Mining secures financing to develop Bauxite Hills mine in Australia