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28 August 2014
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DRYBLOWER 
Dryblower on the spin which is driving BHP Billiton’s spin-off


IF maximising shareholder value by simplifying its structure is the ultimate aim of BHP Billiton’s management team then Dryblower wonders why they’ve only gone half-way.
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Dryblower and the problem with splitting


Dryblower on the creeping role of politics in the business of mining


Dryblower on the risks which still lie ahead for Rio Tinto


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PREMIUM FEATURES 
Corridor of riches


DUBBED as one of the best Western Australian gold discoveries of the past decade, Northern Star Resources believes there are more deposits like Pegasus to be found in the Kundana goldfield.
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How to train your algorithm


Rim of Fire to set Kingsrose alight


African copper nation’s golden anniversary


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MINE SUPPLY TODAY 
How to train your algorithm


A PROGRAM is being run with a mining player to help sharpen an algorithm that can help keep workers safer by predicting disasters. Supply Side, by Australia’s Mining Monthly editor Noel Dyson.
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More investment in equipment rebuilds


Boart battles through the doldrums


SCEE wins more Sino Iron work


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PROFESSIONAL PLACEMENTS 
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MINE PRODUCTION TODAY 
Iluka profits take a hit


ILUKA Resources reported a 65.9% year-on-year drop in profit for the first half of 2014 as the company continued scaled-back mineral sands operations while investing in joint ventures.
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BC slows Nullagine production


BC IRON and its joint venture partner Fortescue Metals Group will reduce production from the Nullagine mine in the September quarter while performance improvement initiatives are implemented.
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Alliance jumps as costs fall


SHARES in Alliance Resources were up by as much as 20% today as the company reported better-than-expected production in July and a decrease in operating costs.
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Glencore grows copper amid production declines


Tiger expansion hits milestone


Higher earnings for Endeavour


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FINAL CALL 
Miners back on top


THE local market crept back into positive territory today, with mining stocks leading the way.
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Good day for gold


Saracen returns to profitability


Voyager’s transformative acquisition


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INVESTMENT 
Voyager’s transformative acquisition


MARKET interest in Perth-based minnow Voyager Resources has surged on the back of its acquisition of the Salobo South copper project in Brazil.
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Mutiny jumps on high-grade hits at Deflector


Cardinal jumps on gold drilling


PanAust completes Frieda River acquisition


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IPOs 
Tian Poh launches IPO


SINGAPOREAN-backed, Mongolian-focused Tian Poh Resources is aiming to raise up to $A6 million in an initial public offering.
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MINERAL EXPLORATION 
Mutiny jumps on high-grade hits at Deflector


SHARES in Mutiny Gold were trading almost 20% higher this morning after the company reported hits of 9.9 grams per tonne gold and 7.5% copper near its Deflector project in Western Australia.
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Perseus highlights turnaround despite loss


Sipa declares major zinc find


Cardinal jumps on gold drilling


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MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS 
Voyager’s transformative acquisition


MARKET interest in Perth-based minnow Voyager Resources has surged on the back of its acquisition of the Salobo South copper project in Brazil.
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Mining deals building quietly


West Pilbara gets interesting


IOH deal the fruits of a long hunt


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ENVIRONMENT 
Green light for Image’s Boonanarring


IMAGE Resources says it has achieved a significant milestone at its Boonanarring mineral sands project in Western Australia, with the state granting it environmental approval.
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Golden Gecko finalists named


Nova a step closer


Venture halts Tas mine


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Miners back on top


THE local market crept back into positive territory today, with mining stocks leading the way.
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Mining Briefs: Volta, Strategic Minerals and more


IN Mining Briefs today: Drill results from Volta, Excelsior, West African and A-Cap; a Strategic-QGold takeover update; approval for Metallica; Beacon pours more gold; Kimberley calls meeting invalid; Watershed progress; and Parmelia broadens focus.
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Saracen returns to profitability


GOLD producer Saracen Mineral Holdings has bounced back from a 2013 financial year loss despite lower production, earnings and cash flow.
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PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Pacific ops sink St Barbara result

PanAust completes Frieda River acquisition

Newcrest not considering exiting Lihir

Rio to assess Bougainville options

Bougainville Copper to pursue dialogue

Bougainville Copper stripped of licences

Bougainville mining bill passed

Indochine to rattle tin

PanAust set to seal Frieda River deal

Ramu disrupted by armed protestors



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   TODAY'S STORIES CONTINUED


Voyager’s transformative acquisition


MARKET interest in Perth-based minnow Voyager Resources has surged on the back of its acquisition of the Salobo South copper project in Brazil.
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Heron plans Woodlawn restart


HERON Resources says it has adopted a budget and strategy that will lead the company to become a base metal producer at its Woodlawn project in New South Wales.
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Capital Watch: Havilah, Elysium and more


IN Capital Watch today: Havilah oversubscribed; Blumont completes Elysium investment; Ord options underwritten; Magnum falls short; and Pelican makes an offer
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Corridor of riches
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DUBBED as one of the best Western Australian gold discoveries of the past decade, Northern Star Resources believes there are more deposits like Pegasus to be found in the Kundana goldfield.
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Pacific ops sink St Barbara result


WORSE-than-expected impairments of $A411 million on its Pacific operations has led gold producer St Barbara to post a $501 million full-year loss.
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How to train your algorithm
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A PROGRAM is being run with a mining player to help sharpen an algorithm that can help keep workers safer by predicting disasters. Supply Side, by Australia’s Mining Monthly editor Noel Dyson.
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Mutiny jumps on high-grade hits at Deflector


SHARES in Mutiny Gold were trading almost 20% higher this morning after the company reported hits of 9.9 grams per tonne gold and 7.5% copper near its Deflector project in Western Australia.
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Perseus highlights turnaround despite loss


PERSEUS Mining has swung from a profit to a full-year loss but says the results need to be seen in context.
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Beadell keeps moving


BEADELL Resources has recorded a positive six months, despite facing challenging weather at the Tucano gold mine in Brazil earlier this year.
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Norton seals $40M loan


NORTON Gold Fields has secured a $A40 million loan from the Perth branch of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China.
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Sipa declares major zinc find


SIPA Resources says it has discovered a Broken Hill-type zinc-lead occurrence in Uganda, with a geological host sequence currently 1km in length and 250m wide.
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Newmont sees end to Indo dispute


NEWMONT Mining has withdrawn its arbitration claim against the Indonesian government in anticipation of talks that may allow for the resumption of exports from the Batu Hijau copper-gold mine.
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Graphite junior set to punch above weight


EXCEEDING a “conservative” exploration target of 1 billion tonnes is highly possible for this Australian graphite explorer, which is working hard to develop its world-class asset in Mozambique. By Ngaire McDiarmid - RESOURCESTOCKS*
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Wall Street record


THE S&P 500 closed over the 2000-point mark for the first time ever as US markets offered positive leads amidst mixed commodity pricing.
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News Wrap


IN THIS morning’s News Wrap: Canberra willing to back missing gas; Nickel West a Glencore, Jinchuan race; and Peru to become second-largest copper miner.
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Subdued session for miners


AUSTRALIAN shares zigzagged into positive territory today, despite another poor showing from mining stocks.
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Mining Briefs: GR Engineering, MZI and more


IN Mining Briefs today: GR Engineering’s profits up; MZI extends loan; New Talisman’s expansion; progress for Mount Peake; Besra in suspension; and drilling results for Centaurus, Rimfire and MGT.
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Blackham, Gutnick resolve stoush


BLACKHAM Resources has resolved a dispute with former chairman and major shareholder Joseph Gutnick, which will see him resign from the board and withdraw spill motions.
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