Congo's iron ore

Lesser known than its much larger neighbour, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Republic of...

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09 DECEMBER 2009

Mining think-tanks

This issue of Mining Magazine is no different to any other, with varied articles on global mining technology...

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18 NOVEMBER 2009

Hands off

On May 1, 2009, Australian rare earths company Lynas Corp announced that it had signed a binding heads...

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14 OCTOBER 2009

100 years young

This issue is something of a one-off, but then a centenary is a major milestone for any publication....

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09 SEPTEMBER 2009
From nickel to Niagara

From nickel to Niagara

The sleeping giant that is Sudburys nickel industry, much of which has been dormant for the summer, could...

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10 AUGUST 2009

Approvals angst

An EPA decision to allow 42 out of 48 coal projects to proceed in the US, including some 'mountaintop...

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02 JUNE 2009

Chinas mining choices

For most, the global recession spells bad news, but for those on the look out for a bargain there are...

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29 APRIL 2009

On reflection

Amid weakening commodity prices, and all the talk of cancelled and mothballed mining projects, and ongoing...

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15 APRIL 2009

Settling old scores

Legal disputes in mining can be just as complex and costly as in other industrial sectors. On April 2,...

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15 APRIL 2009

Boom and bust

Dave Porter considers how the major equipment manufacturers are faring in the current downturn and what...

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15 APRIL 2009

Glimmer of hope

Amid ongoing dire economic results, safe haven purchasing has kept gold at a relatively high price of...

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15 APRIL 2009

As good as it gets?THE already sorry state of the worlds fina...

As good as it gets? THE already sorry state of the worlds financial sector has been worsening in recent...

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30 SEPTEMBER 2008