Cliffs Natural to acquire Wabush Mines stake from ArcelorMittal, US Steel

14 Oct 2009

Coal production up nearly 10 per cent at 184.4 million tonnes in H1 2009-10

13 Oct 2009

UK agency slams Vedanta’s Orissa bauxite mine

13 Oct 2009

A UK government agency has strongly criticised mining and metals company Vedanta Resources for ignoring the interests of local dwellers while ripping apart prime forests for its bauxite mine in the Niyamgiri Hills district of Orissa

Xstrata sells Chilean copper-gold project stake to Barrick Gold for $465 million

13 Oct 2009

With Chinese loan in the dumps, Fortescue to fund expansion on its own

12 Oct 2009

SAIL scores a point in Chiria iron mines dispute

10 Oct 2009

Australian regulator asks Baosteel to resubmit application for Aquila Resources

09 Oct 2009

Baosteel bids $1.59 billion for 30-per cent stake in Anglo American’s Minas mine

05 Oct 2009

Anglo hopes to rid Xstrata’s $68-billion merger bid by 20 October

03 Oct 2009

The UK Takeover Panel has given a 20 October deadline to Xstrata to either make a formal offer for Anglo American or shelf the deal for six months

Fortescue misses deadline to secure $6 billion funding from China

30 Sep 2009

Sesa Goa to raise Rs6,000 crore through multiple issues

25 Sep 2009

Asarco judge dumps sweetened Sterlite offer; backs Grupo Mexico bid again

25 Sep 2009

Australia rejects another Chinese investment

25 Sep 2009

Australia rejects large mining deal with China

24 Sep 2009

The Australian government has rejected a potential $30-billion iron ore deal with China's state-owned Wuhan Iron and Steel’s (WISCO), citing security concerns

Vale signs $5.84-billion transport deal for iron ore to China

22 Sep 2009

BHP Billiton on the prowl for acquisitions: report

22 Sep 2009

Rio Tinto sells Alcan Composites to Schweiter Technologies

22 Sep 2009

Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation to acquire Camec for $960 million

19 Sep 2009

Bombay HC restrains Sesa Goa from mining in and around Advalpal village

18 Sep 2009

ENRC in talks to acquire cobalt major Camec for $1 billion

17 Sep 2009

Kazakhstan mining group Eurasian Natural Resources is in advanced talks to acquire  Central African Mining & Exploration

Rio Tinto sells 56-per cent stake in Alcan cable division

15 Sep 2009

After failed Anglo American bid, Xstrata eyes Lonmin once again

12 Sep 2009

Sterlite trumps Grupo Mexico with a $2.565 billion bid for Ascaro

11 Sep 2009

Sterlite Industries today raised its open offer price for US copper miner Asarco LLC by almost three per cent to $2.565 billion

BHP Billiton signs eight-year iron ore supply deal with Hyundai Steel

11 Sep 2009

Barrick Gold to raise up to $4 billion through equity sale

10 Sep 2009