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

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...


15 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...


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

Straits quits Spanish copper project

COPPER miner Straits Resources has pulled out of the Las Cruces copper project in Spain to focus on its...

Capital markets

03 JANUARY 2001

Hudson Bay to face court over worker's death

HUDSON Bay Mining faces four criminal charges relating to an explosion last August which killed one worker...


28 DECEMBER 2000

China opens its largest copper deposit to international bids

CHINA has opened to bidders what could prove to be the country's largest copper deposit, recently discovered...

Capital markets

27 DECEMBER 2000

Copper prices on the upward swing: ABARE

AFTER the lows of 1999 in the wake of the Asian economic downturn, expanding economic activity and strong...

Capital markets

21 DECEMBER 2000