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Vedanta Q3 earnings fall 98.5%, shares slide

India-focused mining group Vedanta Resources plc posted a 98.5% fall in third-quarter core profit on

Africa

28 JAN 2009

Lundin shareholders agree HudBay deal

Shareholders of Lundin Miningapproved an all-stock takeover offer from HudBay Minerals on Monday.

North America

26 JAN 2009

Rio Tinto Alcan sells China stake

Rio Tinto Alcanhas completed the sale of its 50% equity share of the Alcan Ningxia aluminiumjoint venture

Asia

26 JAN 2009

Dominican Republic packs a punch

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: FAST FACTS Capital: Santo Domingo Population: 9.5 million GDP real growth 2007:

Investor Insight: Ionic Rare Earths
Investor Insight: Ionic Rare Earths
Investor Insight: Ionic Rare Earths

Investor Insight: Ionic Rare Earths

Makuutu scoping study from April returned an NPV of US$321 million and an IRR of 38%

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Purepoint looks beyond Hook Lake
Purepoint looks beyond Hook Lake
Purepoint looks beyond Hook Lake

Purepoint looks beyond Hook Lake

Purepoint continues exploration in the World's Richest Uranium Region

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purepoint uranium

'Where there's muck there's brass' concept

Saturn Metals' well-funded exploration continues

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saturn metals

Argosy on schedule for lithium production in 2022
Argosy on schedule for lithium production in 2022
Argosy on schedule for lithium production in 2022

Argosy on schedule for lithium production

2,000tpa plant construction underway

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argosy minerals

HudBay ordered to hold shareholder vote

The Ontario Securities Commissionordered on Friday that HudBay Minerals hold a shareholders meeting before

North America

23 JAN 2009

Russians discuss mega merger plan

OLEG Deripaska, the Russian billionaire and controlling shareholder of aluminium producer UC Rusal, has

Europe/Middle East

23 JAN 2009

Broken Hill takeover falters

CBH Resources Ltd has scrapped its all-scrip bid for fellow Broken Hill zinc-producer Perilya Ltd.

Africa

23 JAN 2009

HudBay begins defence of Lundin bid

HudBay Minerals began a defence of its controversial C$550 million (US$440 million) bid for fellow base

North America

20 JAN 2009
Investor Insight: BlackEarth Minerals
Investor Insight: BlackEarth Minerals
Investor Insight: BlackEarth Minerals

Investor Insight: BlackEarth Minerals

Developer on path to vertically integrated graphite production

Blue Sky Uranium developing uranium play in Rio Negro
Blue Sky Uranium developing uranium play in Rio Negro
Blue Sky Uranium developing uranium play in Rio Negro

Blue Sky Uranium developing uranium play

Following a decade long bear market, the price of uranium has soared in recent months

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Giga Metals discuss demand for battery metals and the clean energy transition
Giga Metals discuss demand for battery metals and the clean energy transition
Giga Metals discuss demand for battery metals and the clean energy transition

Giga Metals discuss demand for battery metals

Nickel's role in global decarbonisation

Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia
Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia
Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia

Social opposition remains key industry hurdle

Duque's reforms buoy investors, but solving the popular consultation conundrum will be a tricky task

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VALE MOVEMENTS

Tito Martins has been appointed as president and chief executive of Vale Inco Ltd, a subsidiary of Cia

Leadership

20 JAN 2009

Alcoa reports first loss in six years

ALCOA Inc has suffered its first loss in six years, with the December-quarter results showing a net loss

Base metals

16 JAN 2009

Kazakhstan remains calm and confident

Kazakhstan has a long tradition of mining and metals production based on its rich geology. The country

Asia

13 JAN 2009

Bolivia poised for progress or peril

WITH the ritual sacrifice of a white llama, Bolivia's first indigenous president Evo Morales seized Glencore's

ROYALTY AGREEMENT

Breakwater Resources Ltd has entered into a royalty agreement with Red Mile Resources No. 5 Ltd Partnership

North America

09 JAN 2009

RIO TINTO SALE

Rio Tinto executives said the company had agreed to sell its half in a Chinese aluminium smelting joint

Base metals

09 JAN 2009

Alcoa battens down the hatches

DRASTIC cost cutting and deep job losses at Alcoa Inc may not be enough to weather the current economic

Europe/Middle East

09 JAN 2009

Tye Burt pulls out of Norilsk board election

Tye Burt has withdrawn his candidacy for election to the board of directors of OJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel.

Africa

12 DEC 2008
Investor Insight: Ionic Rare Earths
Investor Insight: Ionic Rare Earths
Investor Insight: Ionic Rare Earths

Investor Insight: Ionic Rare Earths

Makuutu scoping study from April returned an NPV of US$321 million and an IRR of 38%

SPONSORED

ionic rare earths

Purepoint looks beyond Hook Lake
Purepoint looks beyond Hook Lake
Purepoint looks beyond Hook Lake

Purepoint looks beyond Hook Lake

Purepoint continues exploration in the World's Richest Uranium Region

SPONSORED

purepoint uranium

'Where there's muck there's brass' concept

Saturn Metals' well-funded exploration continues

SPONSORED

saturn metals

Argosy on schedule for lithium production in 2022
Argosy on schedule for lithium production in 2022
Argosy on schedule for lithium production in 2022

Argosy on schedule for lithium production

2,000tpa plant construction underway

SPONSORED

argosy minerals

Investor Insight: BlackEarth Minerals
Investor Insight: BlackEarth Minerals
Investor Insight: BlackEarth Minerals

Investor Insight: BlackEarth Minerals

Developer on path to vertically integrated graphite production

Blue Sky Uranium developing uranium play in Rio Negro
Blue Sky Uranium developing uranium play in Rio Negro
Blue Sky Uranium developing uranium play in Rio Negro

Blue Sky Uranium developing uranium play

Following a decade long bear market, the price of uranium has soared in recent months

SPONSORED

blue sky uranium

Giga Metals discuss demand for battery metals and the clean energy transition
Giga Metals discuss demand for battery metals and the clean energy transition
Giga Metals discuss demand for battery metals and the clean energy transition

Giga Metals discuss demand for battery metals

Nickel's role in global decarbonisation

Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia
Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia
Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia

Social opposition remains key industry hurdle

Duque's reforms buoy investors, but solving the popular consultation conundrum will be a tricky task

SPONSORED

verisk maplecroft