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Mining in the Extreme: Why USA/Canadian skills at a premium for cold weather mining

Despite the plunge in commodity prices, some of the countries that continue to prosper within the mining sector, such as Mongolia and Kazakhstan, are also those where every day temperatures can drop to minus 45 C, which gives rise to a whole new set of challenges for the Mining sector. With... 

Mozambique’s coal contribution, Australia’s cost disadvantage, Petra funds diamond expansions

By: Martin Creamer Coal has become Mozambique’s number two export earner; project costs in Australia have risen faster than elsewhere; and diamond miner Petra has secured new debt facilities to make the funding of its expansions more "comfortable". 

Gold fever infects sporting enthusiasts

Gold panning – a traditional form of individualistic mining that extracts gold from placer deposits using a pan – is an activity largely associated with the bygone era of the famous Californian, Australian, Canadian and South African gold rushes of the nineteenth century. It conjures up images of... 

NRC receives funding commitment to unearth new Nunavut projects

By: Henry Lazenby A long-term vision for the economic inclusion and direct participation in the resources sector of the Inuit people of Canada’s newest territory Nunavut was one step closer to realisation, with a funding commitment, on Wednesday, by the Kitikmeot Inuit Association (KIA), which set in motion the... 

Harry Winston Q1 profit soars to $11.6m

By: Henry Lazenby Diamond miner and luxury goods producer Harry Winston on Wednesday reported a 200% increase in first-quarter profit to $11.6-million on the back of increased rough sales and renewed interest in luxury goods. The Toronto-listed company said rough diamond sales increased by 43% to $89-million for... 

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