Keyword: "mining"

Mining News Pro - Small mining firms are failing to increase their hiring of women while trading companies have made little progress in boosting Black representation, an industry conference heard on Monday.

Mining News Pro - Panoramic Resources is edging closer to underground mining at the Savannah nickel operation in Western Australia, as key contractors continue development works at the site.

Mining News Pro - Officers from Mexico’s Federal Protection Service (SPF in Spanish) are to form a new police force whose sole purpose will be to keep the country’s mining operations safe.

Mining News Pro - The company surprised the mining industry by a jump in production.

Mining News Pro - Barrick Gold is moving ahead with plans to extend the life of its Hemlo gold mine in Ontario by transitioning the operation from open-pit mining to purely underground mining as a modernized ‘Tier Two’ asset.

Mining News Pro - At least 16 artisanal gold miners drowned on Monday in northern Mozambique after heavy rains flooded the mining field they were working in, a local television station reported on Thursday, while more remain missing.

Mining News Pro - The National Treasury has agreed to postpone the proposed amendments to the 2020 Draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (TLAB) and the 2020 Draft Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill (TALAB), to allow for more investigation and detailed consultation with the mining industry and related stakeholders before any changes to the legislation are made, law firm ENSafrica reports.

Mining News Pro - Red 5 has scheduled open pit production at the Great Western gold deposit in Western Australia to start in January next year, around nine months after purchasing the site in April.

Mining News Pro - Mining investment firm Menar’s first manganese asset, East Manganese, in the Northern Cape, has been granted a mining right and water-use license, which the firm says paves the way for mining operations to start soon.

Mining News Pro - Western Australia is experiencing what is being hailed as a "21st century gold rush", just six months after the coronavirus pandemic sparked fears that mineral exploration would grind to a halt.

Mining News Pro - On Saturday, a meeting was held between the Australian Ambassador to Iran Lyndall Sachs and the Head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) Khodadad Gharibpour in order to debate the growth of mining collaboration between the two nations.

Mining News Pro - Nicaragua-focused gold producer Calibre Mining on Wednesday reported strong production results of 45,341 ounces for the third quarter of 2020, with 23,262 ounces coming from its Libertad mine and 22,079 ounces from El Limon mine.

Mining News Pro - TerraCom has confronted challenging coal market conditions to export 620,000 tonnes of coal from its Australian operations during the September quarter.

Mining News Pro - BHP Group has suspended its membership of an Australian state mining lobby group that has campaigned against the Greens political party ahead of an election this month in coal-rich Queensland state.

Mining News Pro - The Australian Government’s 2020-21 Budget is a win for the mining industry as it prioritises training and education, and research and development in manufacturing and supporting industries.

Mining News Pro - MICROMINE is set to demonstrate its upcoming release of Micromine 2021 and showcase the updates it has made to Pitram at Diggers & Dealers in Kalgoorlie-Boulder this month.

Mining News Pro - The cashed-up exploration sector has become a hard place for certain resource investors to find value, according to industry observers.

Mining News Pro - The minister of industry and mineral resources, Bandar bin Ibrahim Alkhorayef, launched a service on Thursday giving people access to the Taadin (mining) electronic platform that will include all electronically submitted applications for licenses, the registry of all licenses issued by the platform and their procedures, and the registry of mining complexes and mining reserves.

Mining News Pro - Northern Dynasty Minerals on Friday issued a technical report on its contentious Pebble project in Alaska, including a revised mineral resource estimate to confirm the mine’s potential for the production of rhenium.

Mining News Pro - Researchers at the University of Queensland in Australia mapped the countries and regions within them that will likely become mining hotspots as the world moves towards a low carbon future.