Gold Price Rebounds As ETF Investors Pile In

The gold price ended higher on Wednesday as safe haven demand returned and investors in exchange traded funds continued to buy the metal.

In another day of heavy volumes with ...

Rio Tinto CFO To Retire

Rio Tinto chief financial officer Chris Lynch will retire from the role by the end of September 2018.

Lynch joined the company’s board in September 2011 and was appointed ...

Coal's Problem Is Not Climate Change

U.S. coal companies blame climate campaigners and the Obama administration for waging a war on coal that has cost thousands of jobs and threatened struggling mining communities.

But coal ...

Drilling Ongoing At Kyrgyz Gold Project

White Cliff Minerals has completed 12 reverse circulation holes for 1400 metres at its Aucu Gold Project in northwest Kyrgyz Republic. By early September the company had submitted 258 four-metre ...

Apprentices In Demand For Mining Jobs

SKILLS training in WA is ramping up after a multi-year dry spell as a result of the end of the mining construction boom.

WesTrac, which provides Caterpillar equipment for the ...

Pure Gold Inches Closer To Production At Madsen Mine

Canadian junior Pure Gold Mining (TSX-V: PGM) has reached a new milestone at its Madsen project in northwestern Ontario’s Red Lake district by publishing a preliminary economic assessment that ...

Can Mining Industry Weather The Policy Storm?

OVER the past several years, the mining industry has experienced a policy storm—from the imposition of a moratorium on new mining permits and designation of “mining no-go zones” with ...