Reefton sees opportunity in Namibian tantalum

ANOTHER Australian trying to grab its piece of the growing tantalum world market is Perth-based Reefton...

Resource definition

22 JUNE 2001

Ticor puts Queensland chemical business up for sale

TICOR'S cleanout of its non-industrial mineral assets is set to continue with the sale of the company's...

Capital markets

22 JUNE 2001

KPMG: New tax system more equitable for miners

THE Australian Tax Office has taken the broom to the business tax system, implementing many changes that...

Capital markets

22 JUNE 2001

NS Komatsu changes name to Komatsu Australia

NS KOMATSU, the Australian distributor of Komatsu construction and mining equipment, announced today...

Archive

22 JUNE 2001

Austral secures Tahmoor expansion funding

AUSTRAL Coal has secured $7 million in funding to fast track the expansion of its Tahmoor mine, which...

Capital markets

22 JUNE 2001

Iluka plans synthetic rutile production boost at Capel

ILUKA Resources is planning to bump up mineral sands production in Western Australia as the group copes...

Capital markets

22 JUNE 2001

Pasminco regains lost ground

BESIEGED zinc miner Pasminco has surged more than 22% to as high as 28c this morning after the company...

Capital markets

21 JUNE 2001

BHP completes Dia Met acquisition

BHP has wrapped up its acquisition of Dia Met Minerals Ltd, paying C$21 per share for 84.9% of the Canadian...

Capital markets

21 JUNE 2001

Takeover talk pushes WMC to record high

WMC Ltd's share price has hit a record high after newspaper reports today refuelled the perennial speculation...

Capital markets

21 JUNE 2001

Frog's Leg resource doubles to 750,000oz

MUNGARI East joint venture partners Mines and Resources Australia and Dioro Exploration have more than...

Resource definition

21 JUNE 2001

Mincor outlines Reko Diq copper resource

PERTH-based Mincor Resources has announced a total resource of 75 million tonnes grading 0.8% copper...

Resource definition

21 JUNE 2001

WA leads exploration slide in March quarter

PETROLEUM exploration hit a two-year high in the March quarter but mineral exploration slid a further...

Resource definition

21 JUNE 2001