Mining Weekly | North America http://www.miningweekly.com/page/north-america Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:40:03 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Black Iron reinvigorates Ukraine iron-ore project on favourable exchange rate http://www.miningweekly.com/article/black-iron-reinvigorates-ukraine-iron-ore-project-on-favourable-exchange-rate-2017-07-20 Mariaan Webb IRON-ORE Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:16:00 +0200 459171 1500546018 1500545760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665423_resized_ironore0117bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Diamond output leap helps Anglo http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diamond-production-leap-helps-anglo-2017-07-20 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINER Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:04:00 +0200 459164 1500548342 1500545040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665399_resized_markcutifanicorrectedpic.jpg Anglo American CEO Mark Cutifani 511 287 Dalradian surface drilling programme to enhance Curraghinalt project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/dalradian-surface-drilling-programme-to-enhance-curraghinalt-project-2017-07-20 Creamer Media Reporter EXPLORATION Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:15:00 +0200 459128 1500538568 1500538500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Activist fund Elliott adds potash to list of BHP grievances http://www.miningweekly.com/article/activist-fund-elliott-adds-potash-to-list-of-bhp-grievances-2017-07-20 Reuters DIVERSIFIED MINER Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:49:00 +0200 459116 1500537083 1500536940 1503180000 Reuters 0 0 Amplats own-mine output up, sales down in two-fatality quarter http://www.miningweekly.com/article/amplats-output-up-sales-down-in-two-fatality-quarter-2017-07-20 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:44:00 +0200 459114 1500546259 1500536640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mustang raises A$8.5m from US backer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mustang-raises-a85m-from-us-backer-2017-07-20 Esmarie Swanepoel CAPITAL RAISE Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:18:00 +0200 459109 1500550459 1500535080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Peru miners start nationwide strike, govt sees little impact http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peru-miners-start-nationwide-strike-govt-sees-little-impact-2017-07-20 Reuters WORKER INACTION Thu, 20 Jul 2017 01:04:00 +0200 459083 1500505572 1500505440 1503093600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 State of emergency in British Columbia extended as wildfires rage http://www.miningweekly.com/article/state-of-emergency-in-british-columbia-extended-as-wildfires-rage-2017-07-20 Reuters STATE OF EMERGENCY Thu, 20 Jul 2017 01:01:00 +0200 459082 1500505430 1500505260 1503093600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BMI index shows policy determines market attractiveness in Latin America http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bmi-index-shows-policy-determines-market-attractiveness-in-latin-america-2017-07-20 Henry Lazenby RISK/REWARD INDEX Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:59:00 +0200 459081 1500543927 1500505140 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Taseko restarts Gibraltar mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/taseko-restarts-gibraltar-mine-2017-07-20 Henry Lazenby BC WILDFIRES Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:41:00 +0200 459080 1500542915 1500504060 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Greenstone Gold partners submit environmental applications for Hardrock project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/greenstone-gold-partners-submit-environmental-applications-for-hardrock-project-2017-07-20 Henry Lazenby ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:16:00 +0200 459079 1500543223 1500502560 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Arbitrator grants some protective relief for Centerra in ongoing Kyrgyz legal saga http://www.miningweekly.com/article/arbitrator-grants-some-protective-relief-for-centerra-in-ongoing-kyrgyz-legal-saga-2017-07-19 Henry Lazenby INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:48:00 +0200 459078 1500541796 1500500880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665204_resized_centerragoldkumtor.jpg Centerra Gold's Kumtor gold mine, Kyrgyzstan 511 287 A decade since global financial crisis, diamond industry yet to re-test 2011 summer highs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/a-decade-since-global-financial-crisis-diamond-industry-yet-to-re-test-2011-summer-highs-2017-07-19 Henry Lazenby DIAMONDS Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:18:00 +0200 459077 1500542665 1500499080 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665201_resized_diamonds181022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 A pearl at a time, Fission redefines Saskatchewan’s Athabasca basin http://www.miningweekly.com/article/a-pearl-at-a-time-fission-redefines-saskatchewans-athabasca-basin-2017-07-19 Henry Lazenby URANIUM EXPLORATION Wed, 19 Jul 2017 22:52:00 +0200 459076 1500545050 1500497520 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665380_resized_fissionuraniumrossmcelroy.jpg Fission Uranium president, COO and chief geologist Ross McElroy 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70036_2017-07-21_fissionuranium_-_hd_web.mp452126016Fission Uranium president, COO and chief geologist Ross McElroy discusses how the Patterson Lake South uranium project was discovered, current exploration goals, and the project’s strategic advantage in the ongoing low uranium price environment. Video: Henry Lazenby; Editing: Lionel da Silva. Fission Uranium president, COO and chief geologist Ross McElroy discusses how the Patterson Lake South uranium project was discovered, current exploration goals, and the project’s strategic advantage in the ongoing low uranium price environment. Video: Henry Lazenby; Editing: Lionel da Silva. Ivanhoe appoints two more financiers to find funds for Platreef http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ivanhoe-appoints-two-more-financiers-to-find-funds-for-platreef-2017-07-19 Samantha Herbst PLATINUM Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:55:00 +0200 459061 1500473973 1500472500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665147_resized_robertfriedlandduanedaws1022.jpg Ivanhoe chairperson Robert Friedland 511 287 BHP hits iron-ore target, forecasts higher output in 2018 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-hits-iron-ore-copper-and-met-coal-targets-2017-07-19 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINER Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:01:00 +0200 458973 1500467439 1500454860 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665011_resized_bhpceoandrewmackenzie1022bloomberg1.jpg BHP CEO Andrew Mackenzie 511 287 Zinc falters as market appears better supplied than expected http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zinc-falters-as-market-appears-better-supplied-than-expected-2017-07-19 Reuters BASE METALS Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:57:00 +0200 458970 1500474505 1500454620 1503093600 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665159_resized_nyrstarzincbudel.jpg 511 287 Edikan delivers more gold for Perseus http://www.miningweekly.com/article/edikan-delivers-more-gold-for-perseus-2017-07-19 Esmarie Swanepoel GOLD Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:14:00 +0200 458961 1500463517 1500452040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Trump urged by CEO to nationalise the only US rare-earths mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/trump-urged-by-ceo-to-nationalise-the-only-us-rare-earths-mine-2017-07-19 Bloomberg RARE EARTHS Wed, 19 Jul 2017 02:20:00 +0200 458944 1500474850 1500423600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664938_resized_molycorprareearths1reuters1022.jpg Rare earths processing at Molycorp's Mountain Pass mine, California 511 287 Brazilian judge suspends Samarco dam disaster civil claim indefinitely http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazilian-judge-suspends-samarco-dam-disaster-civil-claim-indefinitely-2017-07-19 Henry Lazenby CIVIL CLAIMS Wed, 19 Jul 2017 02:11:00 +0200 458943 1500474831 1500423060 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Taseko gets multiyear ‘NOW’ permit for contentious New Prosperity mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/taseko-gets-multiyear-now-permit-for-contentious-new-prosperity-mine-2017-07-19 Henry Lazenby MINE PERMITTING Wed, 19 Jul 2017 01:49:00 +0200 458942 1500457159 1500421740 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664935_resized_nativeprotestersgatheroutsidetheannualgeneralmeetingoftasekominesinvancouverbritishcolumbia1022reuters.jpg First Nations demonstrators protesting against the proposed New Prosperity copper/gold project by proponent Taseko Mines 511 287 Zinc, lead demand continue to outstrip output http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zinc-lead-demand-continue-to-outstrip-output-2017-07-18 Henry Lazenby BASE METALS Tue, 18 Jul 2017 22:49:00 +0200 458941 1500474403 1500410940 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Champion stock gains on resolving longstanding Sept-Îles Port dispute http://www.miningweekly.com/article/champion-stock-gains-on-resolving-longstanding-sept-les-port-dispute-2017-07-18 Henry Lazenby IRON-ORE Tue, 18 Jul 2017 20:29:00 +0200 458939 1500460735 1500402540 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664932_resized_caterpillartruckschampionironlimitedbloomlakequebechenrylazenby.jpg Haul truck equipment await their next turn of duty at the mothballed Bloom Lake iron mine, Quebec 511 287 Zinc falters as market appears better supplied than expected http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zinc-falters-as-market-appears-better-supplied-than-expected-2017-07-18 Reuters ZINC Tue, 18 Jul 2017 19:17:00 +0200 458938 1500398612 1500398220 1503007200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664929_resized_zinc1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Demand growth for some metals may exceed 1 000% – World Bank http://www.miningweekly.com/article/demand-for-some-metals-may-exceed-1-000-world-bank-2017-07-18 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:29:00 +0200 458928 1500473969 1500388140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SRK appointed for Pituffik mining and infrastructure study http://www.miningweekly.com/article/srk-appointed-for-pituffik-mining-and-infrastructure-study-2017-07-18 Creamer Media Reporter MINERAL SANDS Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:17:00 +0200 458876 1500378453 1500376620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Lithium Americas inks investment agreement with Thai energy company http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lithium-americas-inks-investment-agreement-with-thai-energy-company-2017-07-18 Samantha Herbst LITHIUM Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:31:00 +0200 458871 1500375381 1500373860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sierra Metals’ flagship Peru mine shines in Q2 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sierra-metals-flagship-peru-mine-shines-in-q2-2017-07-18 Natasha Odendaal MINING OUTPUT Tue, 18 Jul 2017 11:49:00 +0200 458863 1500372582 1500371340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Amplats earnings head for sharp half-year fall http://www.miningweekly.com/article/half-year-anglo-american-platinum-earnings-heading-for-sharp-fall-2017-07-18 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:45:00 +0200 458851 1500387106 1500367500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664765_resized_amplatsopsonlinepicbest.jpeg Anglo American Platinum operations 511 287 Silver extreme pits big investors versus small as ETFs surge http://www.miningweekly.com/article/silver-extreme-pits-big-investors-versus-small-as-etfs-surge-2017-07-18 Bloomberg SILVER Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:18:00 +0200 458847 1500366124 1500365880 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Gold at two-week high as cloudy US rate hike outlook drags on dollar http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-at-two-week-high-as-cloudy-us-rate-hike-outlook-drags-on-dollar-2017-07-18 Reuters GOLD Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:13:00 +0200 458846 1500386999 1500365580 1503007200 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664711_resized_gold1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Production at Oyu Tolgoi remains steady at +3.5% q/q http://www.miningweekly.com/article/production-at-oyu-tolgoi-remains-steady-at-35-qq-2017-07-18 Samantha Herbst COPPER/GOLD Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:10:00 +0200 458845 1500365595 1500365400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664702_resized_turquoisehillresourcesoyutolgoimongolia.jpg Oyu Tolgoi mine, Mongolia 511 287 Taseko temporarily halts mining activity at Gibraltar http://www.miningweekly.com/article/taseko-temporarily-halts-mining-activity-at-gibraltar-2017-07-18 Anine Kilian BC WILD FIRES Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:39:00 +0200 458837 1500363975 1500363540 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Rio Tinto cuts iron-ore and coal guidance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-cuts-iron-ore-and-coal-guidance-2017-07-18 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINER Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:51:00 +0200 458820 1500370756 1500360660 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664645_resized_rioironore.jpg 511 287 Canada wildfires prompt lumber price surge, mine shutdowns http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canada-wildfires-prompt-lumber-price-surge-mine-shutdowns-2017-07-18 Bloomberg WILDFIRES Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:27:00 +0200 458815 1500359418 1500359220 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Giyani Gold changes name http://www.miningweekly.com/article/giyani-gold-changes-name-2017-07-17 Anine Kilian METALS Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:51:00 +0200 458803 1500303582 1500303060 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Divisive $13bn potash plan to test BHP's new chairman http://www.miningweekly.com/article/divisive-13bn-potash-plan-to-test-bhps-new-chairman-2017-07-17 Bloomberg DIVERSIFIED MINER Mon, 17 Jul 2017 15:18:00 +0200 458785 1500303087 1500297480 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664570_resized_kenmackenzie0717bloomberg.jpg BHP incoming chairperson Ken MacKenzie 511 287 Nine recommended improvements should charter renegotiation ensue http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nine-recommended-improvements-should-charter-renegotiation-ensue-2017-07-17 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 17 Jul 2017 12:46:00 +0200 458761 1500289154 1500288360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664517_resized_peterleononlinepicfixed.jpg Herbert Smith Freehills Africa partner and co-chair Peter Leon 511 287