Norilsk picks up where Soviets left off in Cuba

RUSSIA'S biggest nickel producer, Norilsk Nickel, has dusted off plans to expand production in Cuba....

Capital markets

19 DECEMBER 2000

Golden Cross encouraged by Kempfield results

GOLDEN Cross Resources said today drilling results at its Kempfield silver-barite project near Blayney,...

Resource definition

19 DECEMBER 2000

Harmony Gold makes surprise offer for New Hampton

SOUTH African miner Harmony Gold this morning made a surprise 26.5c per share cash bid for Australia's...

Capital markets

19 DECEMBER 2000

Congo's Kipushi zinc mine draws fresh interest

ONE of Congo's richest zinc and copper mines looks likely to be re-developed after a deal between a British...

Capital markets

19 DECEMBER 2000

Kingstream granted reprieve on iron and steel project deadline

KINGSTREAM Steel today said Western Australian Minister for Resources Development Colin Barnett has granted...

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19 DECEMBER 2000

Thiess, CFMEU agree to random drug testing at North Goonyella

BRISBANE: A central Queensland coal mine will introduce random drug and alcohol testing following an...

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19 DECEMBER 2000

Commonwealth puts up further funding for BioHeap trials

TITAN Resources will receive a $1.9 million Commonwealth research grant to assist in the funding of the...

Politics

19 DECEMBER 2000

Beaconsfield restructures debt facilities

BEACONSFIELD Gold today said it has restructured its debt facilities, including the replacement of short-term...

Capital markets

18 DECEMBER 2000

BHP joins Diamond Rose in gem hunt

AUSTRALIA'S largest resource company, BHP, has agreed to a joint venture with Diamond Rose to search...

Resource definition

18 DECEMBER 2000

Dwarsrivier chromium mine goes into production ahead of schedule

THE new Dwarsrivier Chromium Mine near Lydenburg in Mpumalanga, north-eastern South Africa, is in production...

Capital markets

18 DECEMBER 2000

Lycopodium wins Panton study contract

PLATINUM Australia today announced the appointed of Lycopodium as the engineering consultant for the...

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18 DECEMBER 2000

Austeel releases environmental review of $5b iron ore project

AUSTEEL today released a public environmental review (PER) of its $5 billion iron ore mining and downstream...

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18 DECEMBER 2000