Portman considers mining sea floor

PORTMAN Mining's niche at the high-quality end of the global iron ore industry is set to grow through...

Capital markets

24 MAY 2001

Homestake lines up Lachlan silver, nickel assets for sale

US GOLD mining group Homestake is poised to offload two intriguing Western Australian base metal properties...

Capital markets

23 MAY 2001

Federal Budget receives mixed response from mining industry

THE Federal Government missed an opportunity to stimulate the waning mining and exploration sector in...

Capital markets

23 MAY 2001

Campbell: Anaconda management try to 'retain control by stealth'

ANGLO American's representative on the board of Anaconda Nickel, James Campbell, has written to shareholders...

Capital markets

23 MAY 2001

Normandy looks to Latin America, backs Franco-Nevada deal

AUSTRALIA'S largest gold producer, Normandy Mining, said today its main focus for growth would be Latin...

Capital markets

23 MAY 2001

Thundelarra says early drill results 'encouraging'

TWO months after listing, Thundelarra Exploration has got stuck into its field exploration work on the...

Oxiana estimates 2.4Moz gold resource for Sepon

OXIANA Resources told shareholders at its annual general meeting in Melbourne today it has estimated...

Capital markets

23 MAY 2001

Lalor lays down the law as he takes up top CME post

THE new president of Western Australia's Chamber of Minerals and Energy, Peter Lalor, has started in...

Capital markets

23 MAY 2001

Oxiana announces rights issue to fund Sepon study

OXIANA Resources has announced a one-for-six non-renounceable rights issue at 12c a share, with each...

Capital markets

23 MAY 2001

Thiess buys into Southland colliery

MINING contractor Thiess has paid Gympie Gold $11 million for a 10% stake in its Southland colliery,...

Archive

23 MAY 2001

Drilling to recommence at Frog's Leg

MUNGARI East joint venture partners Mines and Resources Australia (51%) and Dioro Exploration (51%) plan...

Fussell pleads his case in letter to shareholders

AS NEXT week's extraordinary general meeting that will determine who is to run Anaconda Nickel draws...

Capital markets

22 MAY 2001