Iron ore tumbles to post-crisis era low

Fifth consecutive week of losses for the commodity

Soldiers of fortune fight Boko Haram

Mercenaries engage in battle against the Nigerian terrorist group

Rio Tinto rejects call for iron ore cap

Chief describes as “hare brained” rival’s collusion proposal

Thermal coal retreats on Japan fears

Contract talks with big utility companies put traders on edge

Fortescue output cap call sparks review

Australian competition watchdog probes Andrew Forrest speech

Freeport dividend cut as metals slump bites

Largest listed copper producer slashes payout by 84%

Citic takes $2.5bn hit from iron venture

Australian partner Clive Palmer denies he is going broke

Coal India digs deep to meet tough goals

Miner seeks ties with ‘world’s best’ to shed inefficient reputation

Centamin shares rise on maiden dividend

Egyptian gold miner makes bigger payout despite drop in earnings

Polish companies warned about R&D neglect

Mining chief says lack of investment threatens growth decade

BHP chief: stop saying gas is cleaner

Energy and mining groups should unite to improve carbon capture

Andrew Mackenzie: simplicity equals truth

The Scottish scientist on his radical reshaping of BHP Billiton

BlackRock Mining trust issues apology

26.4 per cent of NAV lost during 2014

Oligarch calls for Ukraine nationalisation

Powerful businessman says privatisation a criminal conspiracy

BHP’s Graham Kerr facing South32 mission

Mining spin-off is being launched during a steep downturn

Turquoise demand soars as mines close

The semi-precious rock has soared following the closure of important mines

Have diamonds lost their shine?

Prices have eased and banks have cut exposure to the trade

Hochschild Mining: silver lining

The potential of Inmaculada is not captured in its valuation

Shares hit as Fortescue pulls $2.5bn bond

Cancellation comes days after Australian miner scrapped secured loan plan

BHP spin-off plan unwinds Billiton deal

South32 proposals mark end of get-big-quick era for miner


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