Mining

Mining News Pro - Gran Colombia Gold announced that it has entered into a letter of intent to spin out its interest in the Zancudo Project in Antioquia to ESV Resources.

Mining News Pro - While completing its scout drilling program at the Tsenken N2 copper target in Ecuador, Aurania Resources has also discovered extensions to the areas of silver enrichment in soil previously reported from the Tiria-Shimpia silver-gold target over a cumulative length of 15 kilometres, the company reported on Friday.

Mining News Pro - CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation, has described as ‘ground-breaking’ the publication by the International Standards Organisation of ISO 24016, the first-ever standard approved by the body that specifies the terminology, classification and methods to be used for the grading and description of single unmounted polished diamonds of more than 0.25 carats.

Mining News Pro - Poland authorities and mining unions said on Thursday an agreement on a plan to restructure the country’s unprofitable and polluting coal industry is imminent, as hundreds of workers protesting the government’s intention to shut mines refuse to return to surface.

Mining News Pro - Tin prices are due to extend their rally next year as top consumer China stocks up on the metal due to a recovery in demand for electronic goods.

Mining News Pro - Canada Nickel reported on Thursday positive results from infill drilling at its Crawford nickel-cobalt sulphide project in Ontario.

Mining News Pro - The rhodium price has been on a stomach-churning ride this year, rocketing from $6,050 an ounce at the start of 2020 to a high of $13,800 an ounce by March 10, only to plummet to $7,800 an ounce before the end of that month as covid-19 spread around the world.

Mining News Pro - A new report developed by Australia’s gas industry bodies has demonstrated the pivotal role that gas and gas infrastructure would play in Australia’s low carbon energy future.

Mining News Pro - Poland may finally be on the path to set the end-date for its unprofitable coal industry as an agreement with mining unions is within sight.

Mining News Pro - Diversified miner Glencore has awarded mining services provider Thiess with a contract extension to provide mining services at the Mount Owen coal mine, in the Hunter Valley.

Mining News Pro - Fortescue Metals Group is set to receive 15 Rolls-Royce gas gensets that will power the Iron Bridge magnetite project in Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - The World Jewellery Confederation (Cibjo) has welcomed the new publication by nongovernmental body International Standards Organisation (ISO) of the internationally recognised diamond grading standard and says it is a historic moment for the global diamond industry.

Mining News Pro - A scoping study into the Steelpoortdrift vanadium project, in South Africa, has estimated that the project would require a capital investment of $161.5-million, ASX-listed Vanadium Resources said.

Mining News Pro - Australian Potash is set to deliver the country’s lowest carbon emitting potash project at its Lake Wells operation in Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto has inked an agreement to develop blending operations within the Port of Dalian in China as it moves to expand its offering to customers across Asia.

Mining News Pro - Australian resources companies are already developing and trialing a number of technologies identified in the Technology Investment Roadmap and will play a critical role in mining the minerals required for a low-emissions future, says Minerals Council of Australia CEO Tania Constable.

Mining News Pro - Thiess has mobilised a second Epiroc Pit Viper 275 drill fitted with an autonomous drilling system at Bowen Basin Coal’s Lake Vermont project in Queensland.

Mining News Pro - New Hope Group forecasts that 500 jobs could be created, and a further 125 jobs saved, if the New Acland coal mine in Queensland finally wins a stage three approval.

Mining News Pro - Yancoal is closely monitoring the condition of international coal markets to best assess how its business will be impacted for the remainder of the year and beyond.

Mining News Pro - Canadian miner Crystallex asked Delaware District Judge Leonard Stark to set January 11, 2021, as the date to sell the shares of PDV Holdings, the parent company of refiner Citgo Petroleum Corp., which is owned by Venezuela.

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