Latest News for: Australia mines


Blind date: ‘Would we have kissed? Good question’

The Observer 09 May 2021
I’m still just excited to get out after lockdown. I hate dating apps, so was looking forward to getting to know someone in person. Also, free food. Good-looking, smiley. My mum would say he has kind eyes. We both have science-based jobs, so nerded out about work a lot. We also talked about our childhoods (his in Australia, mine in Zimbabwe) ... Show ... No ... 7 ... .

Here’s why I just bought Greatland Gold shares

The Motley Fool 08 May 2021
Greatland Gold (LSE. GGP) had an incredible 2020, with its share price rising nearly 2,000% ... But this dip has led me to buy Greatland Gold shares. Here’s why ... Greatland Gold’s largest success story is its Havieron deposit in Western Australia ... Alongside multiple different mining operations in Australia, Greatland Gold also operates in Tasmania ... .

High mineral prices could slow down transition to clean energy, IEA warns

The Observer 07 May 2021
can Australia fuel the electric vehicle revolution? ... Australia has moved to take advantage of this global shortfall in mineral supply, with the government declaring rare earths a in 2019, and explicitly giving its support to mining companies planning to explore and develop.

Guest opinion: American Jobs Plan will require big U.S. mining expansion

Billings Gazette 07 May 2021
In Inner Mongolia, Chinese mining operators have poured refining waste into a poisonous artificial lake large enough to be visible on Google Earth ... mines can often take up to a decade. Countries such as Australia and Canada typically approve new mines in only two to three years, though — even while imposing equally strict environmental controls.

Gold Fields revises down guidance for South Deep

Independent online (SA) 07 May 2021
The solar plant was expected to save the mine R120m in electricity costs a year, and will provide 20 percent of the mine’s average power consumption ... Gold Fields operates mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru and South Africa, and is one of the world’s biggest gold producers ... It was making progress with the construction of its Salares Norte mine in Chile.

Gold Fields keeps its 2021 production guidance intact

Business Day 06 May 2021
Gold Fields, which has nine operating mines in SA, Australia, South America and West Africa, has kept its 2021 production ...

Green light for Gold Fields’ South Deep mine solar plant

Independent online (SA) 06 May 2021
Gold Fields chief executive Chris Griffith said South Deep was the first South African mine to build and operate its own solar plant of this scale ... Gold Fields, which also operates mines in Australia, Ghana and Chile, said during 2020, renewable electricity averaged 3 percent of the group’s electricity.

Australia approves A$100m in tax incentives for junior miners

Mining Dot Com 06 May 2021
The figures that Pitt mentioned were complemented by Tania Constable, CEO of the Minerals Council of Australia, who issued a statement welcoming the new funding and pointing out that mining generates A$270 billion in export revenue, directly and indirectly supports 1.1 million ...

China suspends economic dialogue with Australia as relations curdle

Mining Dot Com 06 May 2021
Australia must bear full responsibility,” he said ... Bilateral ties were strained in 2018 when Australia became the first country to publicly ban Chinese tech giant Huawei from its 5G network ... Executives of mining giant Rio Tinto said the tension between Australia and China was not hurting their business.

World iron ore output to rise 5.1% by 2025 — report

Mining Dot Com 06 May 2021
The reduced output from the iron ore giant, Vale, was the key factor behind Brazil’s reduced output, while delays in the auctioning of mines in Odisha affected India’s output in 2020. “Miners in Australia ...

Hyperion Metals Limited: Titan Project Update

The Marshall News Messenger 06 May 2021
lab in Starke, Florida; one of the leading mining and mineral sand processing equipment suppliers globally ... Karst is a Registered Member of the Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME) which is a Recognized Overseas Professional Organization (ROPO) as well as a Professional Geologist in the state of Tennessee.

AngloGold Ashanti welcomes Regis Resources as 30% partner at Tropicana Gold Mine

Ghana Web 05 May 2021
AngloGold Ashanti owns 70% of Tropicana and is the mine’s operator ... AngloGold Ashanti discovered Tropicana which, with a Mineral Resource of 7.64Moz of gold and Ore Reserve of 2.7Moz, is a key asset in its portfolio and one of Australia’s best gold mining assets ... Australia, said.

'Rio TNT' detonates investor rage over a £7.2m bonus for boss who oversaw destruction of ...

The Daily Mail 04 May 2021
Jean-Sebastien Jacques was sacked after the company blew up two 46,000-year-old scared rock shelters to expand an iron ore mine ... Rio provoked global outrage when it destroyed the caves in Juukan Gorge, Australia last May to expand an iron ore mine ... The caves in Juukan Gorge, Australia, (pictured) were destroyed in May last year.

Steel companies hike prices by ₹4,500 a tonne, amid weak demand

Business Line 04 May 2021
Despite the hike, steel prices in India are at a discount of ₹8,000 a tonne to the landed cost of imports ... Many iron ore and coking coal mines in Australia and Brazil have shut production due to the pandemic ... China has started tapping in other countries for importing coking coal and iron ore after restricting imports from Australia ... ....

'Everyone is crying out for cooks': Regional job vacancies surpass mining boom

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 04 May 2021
The demand for workers in regional Australia has hit an all time high, surpassing the demand seen during the mining boom a decade ago ... .