The teacher who brought errant mining firms to their knees
Times of India
"Don't underestimate the power of the common man," he said, sitting at his home in the heart of Bicholim town. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) had approached him to contest polls, which he politely refused. From working relentlessly to allow dalits in Goa's ...and more »
- Saudi Gazette
Australia interested in Saudi mining and healthcare sectors
RIYADH — Emboldened by the Saudi Vision 2030 initiative, Australia is keen on investing in Saudi Arabia's mining and healthcare industries to begin with. The Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) hosted its annual Australia Unlimited ...
- Greater Kashmir
Illegal mining in River Tawi
Jammu and Kashmir Division Bench comprising Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice Tashi Rabstan, today directed SSP Jammu to file status report on illegal mining in Tawi River Bed. The HC was hearing much publicized Public Interest Litigations filed by ...and more »
- Govt to auction 20 blocks for mining metals, minerals
Times of India
Jaipur: The mining department has announced to auction 20 new blocks for mining of gold, limestone, manganese, iron and lignite in 2017-18. Along with 1,000 additional plots for mining slated in the coming financial year which will eventually see the ...
- Battle brews over gravel mining eyed for Boulder County 'gemstone'
Boulder Daily Camera
Amanda Dumenigo, a resident of unincorporated Boulder County, brushes Lakota in a pen on Wednesday. She is chairperson of Save Our St. Vrain Valley, which is fighting plans for gravel mining east of Lyons. (Matthew Jonas / Staff Photographer).
- Hindustan Times
Mining mafia mows down forester, govt suspends three officers
Illegal mining along the banks of rivers in Uttarakhand is a major challenge facing the new government.(HT File). Haldwani : The forest department on Saturday suspended three senior officers, after an operation went horribly wrong during which the ...
- Nation News
Mining may expand in Rupununi
GEORGETOWN – As part of the Government's commitment to ensuring that miners are afforded opportunities to improve their livelihoods, Minister of Natural Resources Honourable Raphael G.C. Trotman M.P., has signalled that he is considering opening ...
Proactive weekly mining news â€“ Mariana Resources, Ariana Resources, Shanta Gold ... - Proactive Investors UKProactive Investors UK
Proactive weekly mining news – Mariana Resources, Ariana Resources, Shanta Gold ...
Proactive Investors UK
Mariana Resources PLC's (LON:MARL) got a lift after the latest results from its Hot Maden copper-gold joint venture in the country were, once again, eye catching. There were two stand-out holes that returned respectively 116.5 metres at 6.7 grams per ...and more »
- Cronkite News
UA partners with company to make concrete out of byproduct from coal mining
Bob Sleeper (left) helped to commercialize Acrete as the licensing manager for Tech Launch Arizona. He joins Abraham Jalbout, the CEO of Acrete, to show off a disk made of Acrete. (Photo by Courtney Kock/Cronkite News) ...
- JD Supra (press release)
Senegal's New Mining Code
JD Supra (press release)
Senegal has officially introduced its new mining code, which has been a work in progress since 2012 when proposals were first made to revise the former mining code introduced in 2003. In recognising the potential that the mining industry holds for ...
- Acacia Mining Ends Merger Talks With Endeavour Silver
Acacia Mining PLC (ACA.L) announced on March 21 that it was no longer seeking a merger with Endeavour Silver Corp. (EXK). The British gold producer headquartered in London began preliminary merger discussions with the Canadian Endeavour in ...and more »
MINING: The week in 10 stories
Business News Americas (subscription)
Two strikes at Latin American copper mines dominated mining news. At Chile's giant Escondida operation, controlled by BHP Billiton, workers ended a ... Subscriber-Only Content. BNamericas develops thousands of news articles, analyses and features every ...
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Iron ore price: Beijing bets $5B on stranded Pilbara deposits
Worries about the longer term supply picture for the iron ore market resurfaced on Friday after the announcement of a high-profile infrastructure deal between China and Australia. The Northern China import price of 62% Fe content ore fell again on ...and more »
How Goldcorp's new COO plans to disrupt the mining industry
During this year's Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada conference, Goldcorp's new COO, Todd White, hosted a much-awaited event called #Disrupt Mining. The initiative was a partnership with Integra Gold that, by using the format of a TV ...
ON ASSIGNMENT: I stopped tweeting about mining and talked to the people it affects - Philippine StarPhilippine Star
ON ASSIGNMENT: I stopped tweeting about mining and talked to the people it affects
The reality of mining is far from social media. It's not exactly as it is portrayed in pictures; it's also not as ingenious and foolproof as it is said in their ads. Illustration by Rob Cham. I was at a forum with eight datus and four baes atop a low ...
- Mining Museum Board Seeks Women in Mining
Cibola County Beacon
CIBOLA COUNTY – When most people think of uranium mining industry, they think of males. Reality is there were many women involved in the industry, from the office end to the mine itself. The New Mexico Mining Museum board recently chose to recognize ...
Govt rules out granting mining licences to zama-zamas as it seeks solutions to illegal mining - Creamer Media's Mining WeeklyGovt rules out granting mining licences to zama-zamas as it seeks solutions to illegal mining
Creamer Media's Mining Weekly
JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – While government is committed to finding a reasonable solution to regulate the artisanal mining sector, in South Africa this will only apply to surface projects, and not to those undertaken in underground areas by the ...
- Elko Daily Free Press
Miners say water bill targets mining industry
Elko Daily Free Press
Nevada Mining Association representatives testified Thursday they believe a Senate bill on water budgets targets the mining industry. One of the bill's sponsors, Great Basin Resource Watch, said that's not so. “The challenge we have with this bill is ...
World's First Deep-Sea Mining Venture Set to Launch in 2019 - Seeker
Remote-controlled robots will journey to the bottom of the ocean in search of copper, nickel, cobalt, gold, and platinum as global demand for minerals surges.
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Acacia Mining losing $1ma day due to Tanzania export ban
Gold miner Acacia is losing $1m (£800,000) a day because of a surprise ban on copper and gold concentrate exports levied by the Tanzanian government. Shares in the FTSE 250 gold miner tumbled earlier this month when Tanzania launched the surprise ...
Acacia Mining: Tanzania ban costs $1 mln daily in revenueNasdaqall 12 news articles »
FG grants mining licence to FUTMINNA
The federal government has granted the Federal University of Technology, Minna, the licence to engage in mining activities. Lydian Legbu made the disclosure in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday. According to the ...
Look Back: The 1996 Marcopper mining disaster
DISASTER. Villagers look at mine waste that overflowed from the Boac River after a damaged tunnel of the Marcopper Mining Corporation discharged tons of copper mine tailings polluting the Boac River. AFP photo. MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – It was ...
- Mesabi Daily News
Mining adds to state's $19B in global exports
Mesabi Daily News
Tons of Ore which has been reduced to under 4 inches per rock fills railroad cars after rolling through a loading silo at United Taconite in Eveleth. The raw material will make a 10-mile journey to the processing plant in Forbes, where it will go ...
Legal regime for community development agreement under the minerals and mining act 2007 (1) - BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)
Legal regime for community development agreement under the minerals and mining act 2007 (1)
BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)
The 2007 Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act (NMMA) introduced a novel practice of mandatory community agreement between mining sector operators and a certain segment of the society referred to as “the host community”. By virtue of this legislation, the ...and more &raq
- West Virginia Senate Advances Mining Bill With Inspections
U.S. News & World Report
West Virginia lawmakers have begun advancing revisions in coal mining regulation after removing provisions that would have sharply reduced safety inspections of underground mines. | March 23, 2017, at 5:13 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google ...and more »
Detailed 3D Mining Maps & Future Reclamation Views Highlighted in Proof-of-Concept HoloLens App - NextRealityDetailed 3D Mining Maps & Future Reclamation Views Highlighted in Proof-of-Concept HoloLens App
LOOOK, a Seattle-based mixed reality and development studio, can now peer into the future with their new geotechnical engineering visualization application for Microsoft HoloLens. Developed in partnership with BCG Engineering, a geotechnical consulting ...and more »
Senate overturns FCC rules on web data mining
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., introduced a bill that passed the Senate Thursday overruling the Federal Communications Commission's regulations on Internet data mining. The legislation allows Internet service providers to collect and sell customers' web ...
Text - S.J.Res.34 - 115th Congress (2017-2018): A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under ...Congress.gov
US Senate votes to overturn Obama broadband privacy rul
- StateImpact Oklahoma
Action To Protect Small Creek Pits Mining Companies Against ...
Pennington Creek in south-central Oklahoma is the only source of drinking water for the town of Tishomingo. Residents there are worried limestone mining ...and more »
- Albany Times Union
Sand Lake's new zoning code takes on mining issues
Albany Times Union
A potential change in the town zoning law that would put new limitations on where sand and gravel can be mined has homeowners cheering it as a protection of the quality of life and miners protesting it as an unfair limitation on their ability to expand ...
Sacramento County reeling from jury's $107 million verdict against it in mining case - Sacramento BeeSacramento Bee
Sacramento County reeling from jury's $107 million verdict against it in mining case
With Sacramento County reeling from a federal court jury's landmark $107 million judgment against it, plaintiffs' lawyers said Wednesday the “undue influence” case should serve as a warning shot for any governmental entity that plays political favorites.
The 5 biggest private funds investing in mining
According to a new report by private capital tracker Preqin, overall fundraising for natural resources investment actually declined declined by a fifth in 2016 to the lowest since 2012 despite the turnaround in the industry experienced last year ...
- Mining Association of Canada welcomes several Budget 2017 measures
OTTAWA, March 22, 2017 /CNW/ - The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) welcomes Budget 2017's planned investments in key areas such as infrastructure and innovation, but encourages the federal government to act quickly on these items to improve ...and more »
- Investor's Business Daily
Steel, Mining Stocks Face Unusual Element Of Technical Stress
Investor's Business Daily
Steel and ore mining remain top 10 industries, but may be seeing some pressure from weak sector rankings. (Gl0ck/Shutterstock). ALAN R. ELLIOTT; 3:28 PM ET. Facebook · LinkedIn · Print · Twitter · Share · Reprints. Steel makers and ore miners — two ...
Will Pruitt Roll Back an Obama-era EPA Rule Change That Could Cripple the Mining Industry? - ValueWalkValueWalk
Will Pruitt Roll Back an Obama-era EPA Rule Change That Could Cripple the Mining Industry?
On the whole, the American mining industry is inclined to look favorably at President Donald Trump's nascent administration. Just in the first months of his term, Trump has already approved two major oil pipeline projects, appointed energy-friendly ...
- ABC Local
Government introduces bill for Glencore to continue alleged illegal mining, QCoal says
The Queensland Government is trying to sneak through legislation to reward a multinational miner that broke the law, while punishing a state-based company, a mine owner says. Natural Resources and Mines Minister Anthony Lynham introduced an ...
PDAC welcomes support for mineral exploration and mining in Budget 2017 - Marketwired (press release)PDAC welcomes support for mineral exploration and mining in Budget 2017
Marketwired (press release)
OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - March 22, 2017) - The Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) applauds the Government of Canada for taking steps to support a competitive and responsible mineral exploration and mining industry, ...and more »
- The West Australian
Nats vow to continue mining tax campaign
The West Australian
New State Nationals leader Mia Davies (right) at Parliament House with her deputy, Jacqui Boydell. Picture: Nic Ellis. New Nationals leader Mia Davies has vowed to continue Brendon Grylls' mining tax push, despite the multimillion-dollar campaign by ...
Yukon mining industry warns against closing access to claims
The Yukon Chamber of Mines is arguing for more road access to the territory's mines, as a contentious application to build a road to a gold property sits before the territory's Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Board. "If we want to have a ...and more »
- 660 News
Energy regulator lays charges on two mining companies
Two mining companies are facing charges for adjusting their plans without getting approved by regulators. Prairie Mines & Royalty ULC and Westmoreland Coal Company are charged with three counts under the Coal Conservation Act. The Alberta Energy ...and more »
- Wednesday Sector Leaders: Non-Precious Metals & Non-Metallic Mining, Airlines
In trading on Wednesday, non-precious metals & non-metallic mining shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 0.3%. Leading the group were shares of Schnitzer Steel Industries ( SCHN ), up about 3.5% and shares of AK Steel Holding ( AKS ) up ...and more »
- Atlas Mining reports net loss in 2016
Atlas Consolidated Mining and Development Corp. saw its consolidated net loss rise by 8 percent to P879 million in 2016 mainly due to a one-time loss on tax credits. Atlas Mining said in a statement that it made provisions last year for a P495-million ...
Atlas Mining net loss widens in 2016BusinessWorld Online Edition
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- DENR not focused solely on mining
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has highlighted its successes in environmental protection, citing a multi-stakeholder approach that includes not only strict implementation but also post-enforcement rehabilitation.and more »
Research Reports Initiated on Metals and Mining Stocks Teranga Gold, Northern Dynasty Minerals, Capstone Mining ... - Yahoo FinanceResearch Reports Initiated on Metals and Mining Stocks Teranga Gold, Northern Dynasty Minerals, Capstone Mining ...
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / March 22, 2017 / Active Wall St. announces the list of stocks for today's research reports. Pre-market the Active Wall St. team provides the technical coverage impacting selected stocks trading on the Toronto Exchange and ...and more »
- Motley Fool
Better Buy: Hecla Mining Company vs. Pan American Silver
As gold and silver miners Hecla and Pan American Silver seek to grow, it's worth a quick look at their balance sheets to see which is stronger. Reuben Gregg Brewer. (TMFReubenGBrewer). Mar 22, 2017 at 8:15AM. Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) and ...and more »
International mining tech firm Hexagon to expand, relocate HQ to downtown Tucson - Arizona Daily StarArizona Daily Star
International mining tech firm Hexagon to expand, relocate HQ to downtown Tucson
Arizona Daily Star
An architectural rendering of City Park, a five-story building planned for an empty lot on East Congress Street between Scott and Stone avenues. International mining tech firm Hexagon Mining has chosen City Park for its new North American headquarters.
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- Arizona Daily Star
International mining tech firm Hexagon to expand, relocate HQ to ...
Arizona Daily Star
Hexagon Mining will add 120 employees over the next five years.
Hexagon Mining selects Downtown Tucson for headquarters | AZ ...AZ Big Media
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- Herald live
Tiny plant joins mining battle
With the dust starting to fly in earnest over proposed uranium mining near the Eastern Cape Karoo town of Aberdeen, a tiny succulent has surfaced as a possible new role player. The plant was discovered by Phillip McNaughton and his wife, Joan, on their ...
- Business Today
Even as the BJP celebrates its wins in the recent assembly polls, there is a new crisis brewing. As per the latest report of Fraser Institute, India has slipped to the 97th spot out of 104 mining countries in the overall Investment Attractiveness Index ...and more »
- Differing results as polls diverge on mining
The Ely Echo
It depends, it appears, on who is asking the questions and how they are worded. In the last three months, polls commissioned by opposite sides in the protracted debate have produced differing results. Mining opponents this week touted a poll ...
Endeavour Mining dumps £3bn gold merger talks with Acacia
The £3bn gold mining merger talks between Acacia Mining and Canada's Endeavour Mining have been brought to a halt, weeks after the Tanzanian government slapped Acacia with an export ban on its copper and gold concentrate. In separate statements ...
Endeavour Mining calls off merger talks with AcaciaMining MX
Canada's Endeavour Mining ends merger talks with AcaciaThe Globe and Mail
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