Indian demand for gold falls on soaring prices in Q2; WGC

20 Aug 2009

New policy to boost mining sector investments

18 Aug 2009

Rio Tinto to sell Alcan packaging to Amcor for $2.025 billion

18 Aug 2009

China shuns Rio Tinto, signs long-term iron ore price with Australia’s Fortescue

17 Aug 2009

Yanzhou Coal to acquire Felix Resources for $2.9 billion

14 Aug 2009

King Coal set could upset Rudd’s apple cart in Australian climate vote

12 Aug 2009

China eyes Canadian Royalties for $148.5 million

12 Aug 2009

Sterlite ups Asarco bid to $1.5 billion; Grupo Mexico outbids with $2 billion

11 Aug 2009

Grupo Mexico has stumped Sterlite Industries' revised $1.5 billion bid for bankrupt US miner and smelter Asarco with a $2 billion offer.

States favour competitive bidding for allocation of captive coalmines

10 Aug 2009

Coal India to expand abroad with Rs30,000 crore war chest

10 Aug 2009

The worlds largest coal mining company, CIL, armed with Rs30,000 crore in cash reserves, is keen expand abroad through deals with global mining giants like BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, Anglo American among others

China accuses Rio of spying for six years; Australia unimpressed

10 Aug 2009

Keen to protect its iron ore resources, China recently slammed miner Rio's local representative into prison on unsubstantiated spying charges. But China's own record of industrial espionage is far from clean, says Ravi Kunder

China’s Yanzhou Coal in talks to acquire Australia’s Felix Resources for $2.8 billion

10 Aug 2009

Mineral output in May up 3.73 per cent year-on-year

08 Aug 2009

India's mineral production up 3.58 per cent in May

07 Aug 2009

Tata Steel moves to secure raw material supplies to Corus

06 Aug 2009

Alcoa completes deal to acquire to BHP Billiton’s Suriname stake

05 Aug 2009

Despite profit drop, Xstrata pursues Anglo American merger

04 Aug 2009

Swiss mining giant Xstrata has reiterated its stand that its proposed equal merger with larger rival Anglo American was highly compelling in order to compete

NTPC to bid ‘aggressively’ for coal mines abroad

04 Aug 2009

Australian uranium miner ERA posts record Q1 profit

03 Aug 2009

Jaypee, Assam Mineral to set up Rs1050-crore cement plant

03 Aug 2009

CISA wants China to end spot iron ore trade

29 Jul 2009

Vedanta to press ahead with mining plans in face of protests

28 Jul 2009

British mining giant Vedanta said it would go ahead with plans to mine a bauxite-rich hillside in Orissa, which tribals living in the region consider sacred

Anglo American pumps £1.6-billion into platinum subsidiary

28 Jul 2009

Activists protest Vedanta's Orissa project during London AGM

28 Jul 2009

Global activists in London support Orissa tribals' protests against Vedanta Plc's bauxite mining project at sacred mountain during shareholders meeting.

China, Australia threaten each other on Rio Tinto bribery case

24 Jul 2009