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URANIUM

Cameco stocks lower despite higher Q2 earnings

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Canadian uranium producer Cameco on Thursday reported sharply higher net profit for the three months ended June, as a weaker Canadian dollar and improved sales offset lower output. The TSX- and NYSE-listed miner said that net earnings attributable...
31st July 2014
 
 
COAL

Alpha Natural Resources to lay off 1 100 workers at 11 mines

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In dealing with continued weak coal markets and blaming increasingly strict government regulations, US coal producer Alpha Natural Resources said eight of its affiliates had late on Thursday afternoon given about 1 100 employees, working at 11...
1st August 2014
 
 
IRON-ORE

Brazil's Vale profit falls; prices undermine record output

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Brazilian miner Vale posted a sharp decline in profit from the previous quarter as lower iron-ore prices undermined record production of the steel-making ingredient. Vale, the world's largest producer of iron ore, reported second-quarter net...
1st August 2014
 
 
IRON-ORE

Vale tells analysts to end fixation on China, iron-ore price

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Analysts following Brazil's Vale should stop obsessing over iron-ore prices and Chinese demand to focus instead on the company's other divisions and cost cuts, one of the miner's top executives said on Thursday. Jose Carlos Martins, head of...
1st August 2014
 
 
PROJECT PERMITTING

Peru says to issue final permit for Southern Copper mine in days

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Peru said on Thursday it will issue the long-awaited environmental permit for Southern Copper's Tia Maria project by Monday, removing the final hurdle to construction on the stalled $1.4-billion project. Deputy Mines Minister Guillermo Shinno...
1st August 2014
 
 
GOLD

Sibanye Gold set to pay R1bn-a-year minimum dividend to 2028 Video Available

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South Africa-focused Sibanye Gold, which on Thursday posted its sixth consecutive above-guidance quarter, has set its sights on being a benchmark dividend payer in the gold-mining sector. The Johannesburg- and New York-listed gold-mining company...
31st July 2014
 
 
MINING SERVICES

South Africa’s DRA adds $100m to Americas business as it tags Taggart

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Mining project house DRA said on Thursday that it had agreed to acquire the Forge Group North America companies, formerly known as Taggart Global, for an undisclosed sum. DRA, a private, employee-owned Johannesburg-based project and engineering...
31st July 2014
 
 
BASE METALS

Hudbay reports Q2 profit on rising copper sales

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Constacia, Peru Canadian base metals producer HudBay Minerals has reported a profit for the three months ended June 30, as higher copper sales lifted the bottom line. HudBay recorded a profit of $252 000, or nil per share, compared with a loss of $52.7-million...
31st July 2014
 
 
 
 
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