St George Mining and battery giant SVOLT to jointly explore lithium projects

The firms will also consider joint development of the Mt Alexander lithium project in Western Australia.

Azimut signs JV agreement with KGHM for Canadian copper-gold property

KGHM will acquire an initial 50% stake in Azimut’s Kukamas property by incurring exploration expenditures of $5m.

Cordoba and JCHX to jointly develop Colombian copper-gold-silver project

JCHX will purchase a 50% stake in CMH Colombia, which will hold 100% of the Alacran Project.

Vale in advanced talks with strategic partner for base metals unit

Vale’s base metal unit is estimated to have capital expenditure of $20bn and will be headquartered outside of Brazil.

Glencore scraps plans for $1.3bn Australian coal project

The Valeria coal project would have production capacity of up to 20 million tonnes per annum Run of Mine coal.