Saudi Arabia

Pile of lithium-rich salt material from deposits for Li-Ion battery manufacturing in EV industry, Lithium hexafluorophosphate extract from rechargeable energy cell in recycling process 3D illustration. Credit: Black_Kira.

CEO says Ma'aden has extracted lithium from seawater

Commercial viability could provide ‘virtually limitless lithium supply’

22 May 2024

View of Ibra town with watchtowers on hills, Oman. Photo: Matyas Rehak / Shutterstock

Gulf mining push sees Saudi and Oman introduce new permits

Saudi offers survey and exploration permits while Oman opens bids for mineral-rich blocks in Ibra

20 May 2024

Sand dune and sabkha in Saudi Arabia. Photo: Scottish Traveller

Saudi's new law attracts investors as salt flats are put up for grabs

The Kingdom has announced US$182 million in incentives to mining companies

26 March 2024

Mudaifer at the MENA Climate Week in Riyadh 2023

Saudi Arabia aims to become global mineral hub in Vision 2030 push

The Kingdom announced its ambition at the Global Metals Conference in Miami

01 March 2024

 The envisioned plant - credit EVM

EV Metals partners with Metso for Saudi Arabia lithium plant

Deal targets electric vehicle and battery cell manufacturers in the region

15 January 2024

 The Metalkol project in DRC will provide the raw material for the new cobalt refinery. Photo: ERG

ERG and Thara team up for Saudi Arabian cobalt refinery

Luxembourg-based Eurasian Resources (ERG) will work with Saudi investment firm Thara to find a location

12 January 2024

China has used autonomous vehicles to improve productivity, but communications technology is the next step. Photo: FMF

FMF 2024: Tech touted as tailings cure in Riyadh

Data analysis and artificial intelligence were noted as quick wins for the mining industry

12 January 2024

NOMAD includes a remote, all-wheel drive system that can navigate uneven terrain. Photo: ERG

ERG introduces world's first smart exploration rover at FMF

NOMAD is a remotely controlled soil sampling robot, designed to thrive in challenging environments

11 January 2024


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