Copper price rally resumes on Chile supply disruption concerns

Workers at BHP’s Escondida and Spence mines rejected BHP’s final wage offer on Friday, with almost 97% of the union’s members opting to strike,...

Newmont completes acquisition of GT Gold

“With the acquisition of GT Gold and the Tatogga project in the highly sought-after Golden Triangle district of British Columbia, Canada, Newmont continues...

NRCan supports mining literacy – MINING.COM

Stock image. This is National Mining Week and Natural Resources Canada announced its support for programs that improve mining literacy. Minister of...

Portugal may delay lithium licenses auction to 2022

The new law also calls for environmental impact studies in eight lithium-rich areas in northern and central Portugal, where opposition to mining runs...

Mountain Province taps Dunebridge for $33m loan

While diamond prices have been recovering since the pandemic disrupted the diamond market last year, a covid-19 outbreak at Gahcho Kué forced a...

Tesla may be partnering with EVE, strengthening move toward LFP chemistries

Even though LFP batteries offer a shorter range on a single charge than nickel/cobalt systems, they are making a comeback thanks to their...

Centerra Gold to launch arbitration against Kyrgyzstan over Kumtor mine

A few days later, on May 9, 2021, a district court imposed a $3.1 billion fine on Kumtor Gold Company, which is Centerra’s...

KGHM to sell its smaller mines outside Poland

The company plans to reinvest the proceeds in its domestic operations. KGHM has located its facilities in Europe, North and South America. With over...

From digging to electric fields: new technique to extract metals from hard rock ore

The technique is called electrokinetic in situ leaching (EK-ISL) and it has been previously applied for metal recovery from fly ash, wastewater sludge,...

Iamgold to restart Westwood in second half of 2021

The mill restarted in November, processing stockpile and Grand Duc satellite open pit ore. Workers began returning to the site last month and...
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