Global Mining News in real time

We're sorry, but we don't have any articles at this address...

Make sure you have the correct URL or browse some of our breaking news stories below...

Latest News

Ntsimbintle targeting additional 800 000 t/y project

By: Leandi Kolver     Updated 2 hours 48 minutes ago Broad-based black economic-empowered company Ntsimbintle Mining was targeting the development of a new 800 000 t/y manganese mine, in the central-northern part of the Kalahari basin, in the Northern Cape, Ntsimbintle director Justin Pitt has revealed. Speaking to Mining Weekly Online at a... 

Ntsimbintle targeting additional 800 000 t/y project

Barminco wins mining contract at MMG's Rosebery

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     Updated 3 hours ago Mining contractor Barminco Holdings has won a A$110-million contract from miner MMG to conduct jumbo development services at the Rosebery polymetalllic base metals mine, in Tasmania. The contract would have an initial three-year term but could be extended for a further two years. 

India’s RCFL seeks to float overseas arm to secure rock phosphate mining assets

By: Ajoy K Das     Updated 3 hours ago Indian government-owned and -managed Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilizers Limited (RCFL) is considering floating an independent subsidiary for acquiring fertiliser mineral assets and investing in joint ventures (JVs) overseas. Jordan, which exports about 65% of its yearly phosphatic fertiliser... 

IFM to appear in court in relation to Section 54 notice

By: Leandi Kolver     Updated 3 hours ago International Ferro Metals (IFM) would on Monday appear in court in relation to a claim by the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) that the ferrochrome producer had not met all the requirements of a Section 54 notice issued to it last week. IFM said it had suspended production at its two... 

BHP to spend $200m on Olympic Dam debottlenecking

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     Updated 3 hours ago Diversified major BHP Billiton would invest about $200-million in its Olympic Dam operation, in South Australia, as part of its debottlenecking efforts, and would accelerate long-term drilling plans and mine development. CFO Peter Beaven said on Monday that it was hoped the debottlenecking... 

Teck appoints two to board

By: Creamer Media Reporter      Updated 4 hours ago TSX-listed Teck Resources has appointed Laura Dottori-Attanasio and Tracey McVicar to its board, with immediate effect. Dottori-Attanasio has over 20 years of senior and high profile leadership experience in the finance sector, with significant exposure to the mining industry. She is senior... 

Levin says will meet CFTC to discuss scope of LME oversight

By: Reuters     Updated 4 hours ago US Senator Carl Levin plans to meet with the US commodities regulator to discuss the scope of its oversight of the London Metal Exchange, the world's biggest and oldest metal market, in the United States, he told reporters on Friday. His comments came at the end of a two-day hearing of his... 

MetroCoal names new CEO post Cape Alumina gobble

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     Updated 5 hours ago ASX-listed MetroCoal on Monday announced the appointment of Simon Finnis as the new CEO, effective from January 12. Finnis would replace CEO Mike O’Brien, who will continue on as project director.  


Mining Weekly is a product of Creamer Media.

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Research Channel Africa

Read more


We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store


Advertising on is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email

View options
R/€ = 13.60Change: 0.15
R/$ = 10.97Change: 0.00
Au 1197.44 $/ozChange: -1.72
Pt 1224.50 $/ozChange: -5.50