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Glencore and its Aussie partners are in refinancing talks over the $3B they owe the world’s biggest coal terminal on Australia’s E coast.

Gemfields auction of Zambian emeralds introduces new traceability technology to world markets.

Pilbara Minerals sees a new trend emerging with Chinese automaker Great Wall's off-take and equity investment agreement at its Pilgangoora lithium-tantalum project in Western Australia.

West Australian miners are using their promotional opportunities at the prestigious Denver Gold Forum to highlight the negative impacts of the 50% increase in state gold royalties.

In another expression of a new welcoming approach to the mining sector, the Kyrgyz Republic has followed up its resolution of years of disputation with Kumtor mine owner Centerra by opening the way for development by Chaarat Gold Holdings.

Processing technology specialist Alexander Mining joins Australian R&D partnership to study potential leaching breakthrough for vanadium

West Australian gold producers warn that a 50% hike in gold royalties will jeopardise employment, exploration and growth in a mining sector just beginning to emerge from a crippling downturn. John Feary reports

The Australian resources industry has finally got its wish - a chance to follow a Canadian-style tax incentive scheme to reverse the long decline in greenfield mineral exploration.

Less than a year after a 15-day power outage caused by massive storm damage cost it millions of dollars in delayed production, OZ Minerals has been given another reminder of the vulnerability of its Prominent Hill copper and gold mine in the remote north of South Australia after BHP threatened to terminate a grid power supply agreement between the companies.

Indonesia and Freeport-McMoRan have moved closer to a ground-breaking, mining industry affecting agreement to guarantee the future of the giant Grasberg copper/gold mine

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