Mining Stocks

Singapore Firm Taps AI to Cut Critical Mineral Mining Costs

Drilling a single hole to search for a mineral can cost from $7,000 to $33,000 and building a more accurate…

4 months ago

China-Tied Fund Seeks to Axe Australia Rare Earths Firm’s Head

The fund’s push to remove Northern Minerals' chairman comes after the miner asked Australian authorities to investigate whether ‘Chinese interests’…

5 months ago

China to Scrutinise Rare Earth Outflows as Exports Rise

In a first, China has added rare earths to its list of minerals that need to be reported to authorities…

5 months ago

Vietnam Arrests Top Rare Earth Execs Amid Plans to Rival China

Police arrested the chairman of Vietnam Rare Earth JSC (VTRE) — a company at the forefront of the country’s drive…

6 months ago

China Exported Just 1kg of Germanium Last Month, No Gallium

Both gallium and germanium are key to chipmaking, and Chinese exporters of the metals now need to obtain an export…

6 months ago

China’s MMG Considers Annuities for Peru Copper Mine

The Las Bambas project is surrounded by impoverished indigenous communities who have often complained the mine has failed to benefit…

2 years ago

Australia’s BHP Warns of Hit From Labour Squeeze, Rising Inflation

World's biggest miner is struggling with Covid-19-related labour shortages and soaring production costs, says pain will linger into 2023

2 years ago