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04 Jan, 2018, 01:56 GMT Mountain Province Diamonds Results of Tenth Diamond Sale

Shares Issued and Outstanding: 160,253,501 TSX and NASDAQ: MPVD Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. ("Mountain Province", the "Company") (TSX and...


03 Jan, 2018, 13:50 GMT Cobalt and Lithium Miners Looking to Cash in on Increasing Demand in Growing EV Sector

A handful of Canadian major and junior miners are ramping up operations to mine cobalt and lithium in 2018, betting on demand for a reliable...


27 Dec, 2017, 10:35 GMT Vedanta Limited: Acquisition of Debt and Controlling Equity Stake in AvanStrate by a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Vedanta Limited

The Board of Directors of Vedanta Limited's (Vedanta) wholly owned subsidiary, Cairn India holdings Limited (CIHL), have approved an investment of...


27 Dec, 2017, 07:30 GMT Condor Gold plc Files Final Prospectus and Becomes Reporting Issuer in Ontario

Condor Gold (AIM: CNR; OTCQX: CNFGF) is pleased to announce that it has received a receipt from the Ontario Securities Commission for its final...


21 Dec, 2017, 23:00 GMT Orvana Announces Option Grants to Directors and Executives

TSX:ORV Orvana Minerals Corp. (TSX:ORV) (the "Company" or "Orvana") announces that it has made a grant of stock options under its stock...


21 Dec, 2017, 01:36 GMT China's Xinhai Mining Technology & Equipment Inc.: Breaking a Record in the Non-ferrous Mine Development in Iran

The Arasbaran gold mine, a Iran Zarkavan Arasbaran Company project is co-owned by the Geology and Mineral Prospecting Bureau of Jiangxi Province....


20 Dec, 2017, 17:50 GMT Consolidated Minerals Limited ("Consmin" or "The Company") Announces that the Senior Secured Notes Due 2020 Have Been Cancelled and Redeemed in Full

We refer to the indenture dated May 12, 2014 (the "Original Indenture"), as amended and restated by the First Supplemental Indenture dated August...


19 Dec, 2017, 13:16 GMT A.I.S. Resources Makes Significant Progress with Pilot Plant Production Chemistry

A.I.S. Resources Limited (TSX-V: AIS) (OTCQB: AISSF) (the "Company" or "AIS") announces it has completed the mass balance chemistry and process...


18 Dec, 2017, 14:36 GMT CORRECTION - First Quantum Minerals Ltd.: First Quantum Minerals Enters into a Framework Agreement with Northern Dynasty Minerals

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or the "Company", TSX Symbol "FM") today announced that it has entered into a framework agreement with...


18 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT How Chile's Upcoming Election Could Threaten Global Lithium Industry, and Force New Regions to Step up

The future of the world's second largest lithium producing country is in question. An impending election in Chile threatens to severely restrict...


15 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT Biggest Potash Producer's Cut in Production Will Help Balance Supply, Strengthen Price

FN Media Group Presents USA News Group News Commentary USA News Group - The world's biggest producer of potash used in fertilizers says it is...


15 Dec, 2017, 12:45 GMT Global $1.67 Billion Drilling Fluid Additives Market 2017-2022 - Market is Expected to Witness a CAGR of 9.40%

The "Global Drilling Fluid Additives Market - Forecasts from 2017 to 2022" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The global...


15 Dec, 2017, 11:30 GMT Capstone Mining Completes Sale of Kutcho Project for C$28.8 Million in Cash

Capstone Mining Corp. ("Capstone") (TSX: CS) has completed the sale of its Kutcho development project to Kutcho Copper Corp. ("Kutcho Copper")...


15 Dec, 2017, 11:30 GMT Global Mining Drills Market 2017-2021 - One Driver in the Market is Expected Increase in Demand for Precious Metals

The "Global Mining Drills Market 2017-2021" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The global mining drills market to grow at...


14 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT China Taking the Lead in the Lithium War

In the current clamor for climate-friendly consumption, few things are hotter than the electric car. American manufacturer Tesla undoubtedly is...


14 Dec, 2017, 11:36 GMT CRU: Anti-coal Mining Cycle - High Prices Mean High Margins for the Majors, but the Lack of Investment Creates Opportunities for Juniors

The last time that profitability in the metallurgical coal industry was this high, the industry's majors were racing one another to spend...


13 Dec, 2017, 13:40 GMT Oil and Gas Companies to Keep Close Tabs on Heading Into 2018 With Recovery in Sight

A wave of oil-supply disruptions, rising demand and OPEC's recent production cuts has raised hopes among producers that global oil supplies are...


13 Dec, 2017, 00:12 GMT Orvana Reports 2017 Financial Results; Record Gold Production; Cost Guidance Met

Fiscal 2017 achievements: - Record annual gold production of 90,292 ounces, increase of 37% compared to fiscal 2016 due to investments in...


12 Dec, 2017, 18:44 GMT Blackjewel, Javelin and Uniper Form Joint Venture to Market Thermal and Metallurgical Coal

Blackjewel LLC ("Blackjewel"), Javelin Global Commodities ("Javelin") and Uniper SE ("Uniper") announce the formation of a joint venture called...


12 Dec, 2017, 14:33 GMT SL Mining Ltd's Mining Licence Agreement unanimously ratified by Sierra Leone Parliament

On December 6th 2017, the Minister of Mines, on behalf of the National Minerals Agency tabled SL Mining Ltd's Mining Licence Agreement ("MLA") for...


11 Dec, 2017, 20:12 GMT Mountain Province Diamonds Closes Offering of New US$330,000,000 Senior Secured Second Lien Notes

Shares Issued and Outstanding: 160,245,166 TSX and NASDAQ: MPVD Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. ("Mountain Province", the "Company") (TSX: MPVD)...


11 Dec, 2017, 13:05 GMT Global Petroleum Coke Market Revenue CAGR to Exceed 8.1% - Marketresearch.biz

MarketResearch.biz announces publication of its recently generated research report titled, "Global Petroleum Coke Market By Product Type...


11 Dec, 2017, 13:00 GMT Early Warning Report Filed Pursuant to National Instrument 62-103

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. ("Wheaton" or the "Company"), announced today that it acquired 6,153,846 subscription receipts (the "Subscription...


08 Dec, 2017, 09:00 GMT CRU: Chinese Withdrawal of Iron Ore Mining Licenses to Have Limited Market Impact

In China's fight against pollution, The Metallurgical Mines' Association of China (MMAC) recently announced that it will withdraw more than 1,000...


07 Dec, 2017, 13:50 GMT Global Lithium Market's Explosive Growth Showing No Signs of Slowing Down

The global lithium market is experiencing an enormous uptick in competition as major and junior miners race to enhance mining efforts in order to...