Mining News

Falcondo’s plan to mine the Loma Miranda area was considered controversial.
Owned by the government of Abu Dhabi, Minesa has said that it will continue to push for the Soto Norte gold project.
The ICLED-based sensor is able to detect methane concentrations as low as 0.1 parts per million.
Beijing's response to Biden executive order on critical minerals: "Artificial efforts to shift these chains and to decouple is not realistic."
In 2020, Chinese mines produced 110,000 tonnes of rare earths, which is more than 55% of total global mining output.
The Vancouver- based clean-energy startup is developing a zinc-based hybrid flow battery for large-scale electricity storage.
Freeport to expand US copper mines as Biden moves to electrify the nation; Minnesota court hands victory to PolyMet copper-nickel project; Sibanye-Stillwater to invest in European lithium company.
"A lot would depend on the reaction of big Chinese players such as Shanghai Dalu Futures, which has amassed a $1 billion long position."
Global silver production is set to grow at a CAGR of 3.2%, reaching one billion ounces by 2024.
President and CEO Russell Ball has stepped down, to be replaced by senior VP and COO Darren Hall.
Gold is now in danger of a material move lower, one analyst said.
The 242-carat diamond is one of the largest gem-quality ones mined by the Russian company since 2000.
The Canadian miner’s subsidiary signed a definitive agreement to acquire the asset from Industrias Peñoles.
The Mining Association of Canada says the total 10-year projected value of $82 billion for new projects remains nearly 50% below the 2014 level of $160 billion.
The Scottish miner also said that slower than anticipated labour build-up and training will impact March production.
In the past year, New South Wales' heritage protection body has approved all of the development applications received.
Base and battery metals exploration and development assets in North America that are on investors’ radar screens.
In the wake of the recent gold price decline, metal holdings in the GLD gold ETF have fallen by 26 tonnes in a week.
The company’s two Ontario underground mines both posted strong performance in the quarter.
Average production in the first five years is estimated at 287,000 oz gold annually.