El Abra expansion receives government approval

CHILE'S El Abra copper mine has won government approval to proceed with a US$77 million expansion.

Capital markets

08 FEBRUARY 2001

Olympic Dam reaches production milestone

SOUTH Australia's massive Olympic Dam copper-uranium mine reached a production milestone today, producing...

Capital markets

31 JANUARY 2001

Salomon cuts rating for Nuevo Grupo Mexico

US INVESTMENT bank Salomon Smith Barney has cut its rating for mining giant Nuevo Grupo Mexico to

Capital markets

30 JANUARY 2001

International Curator throws in the towel at Boleo

AFTER years of dispute International Curator Resources has decided to off-load its Boleo copper-cobalt...

Capital markets

30 JANUARY 2001

Exco, BHP sign new exploration deal for Soldiers Cap

EXCO Resources announced today it has secured ownership of a large tract of prospective exploration ground...

Resource definition

22 JANUARY 2001

RMB to help finance Lumwana study

EQUINOX Resources today announced the appointment of RMB Resources, the mining arm of Rand Commercial...

Capital markets

18 JANUARY 2001

Summo confirms Matrix talks

SUMMO Minerals Corporation this morning confirmed a MiningNews.net report that it is in negotiations...

Capital markets

17 JANUARY 2001

Summo touted to jump into Matrix Metals

JUNIOR Australian copper miner Matrix Metals is expected to welcome North American copper producer Summo...

Capital markets

16 JANUARY 2001

Outokumpu considers Harjavalta expansion to double copper output

FINLAND'S biggest metals group, Outokumpu, is considering a major expansion of the Harjavalta copper...

Archive

15 JANUARY 2001

Morenci expansion on track for April completion

PHELPS Dodge says that work on a US$220 million expansion of its the SX-EW copper plant at the Morenci...

Archive

15 JANUARY 2001

Codelco sets tough target on optimistic forecasts

THE world's largest copper producer, Codelco, has said it hopes to almost double its profits to US$1.4...

Capital markets

12 JANUARY 2001

Reko Diq continues to shape up for Mincor

THE latest diamond drill results from Reko Diq in the western Pakistan province of Baluchistan have proved...

Capital markets

08 JANUARY 2001