Big-name bout looms over coal bid

Ivan Glasenberg and Sir Mick Davies set to go head-to-head over the Hunter Valley

Hatfield coal mine closes

One of UK’s last deep coal mines shuts with the loss of 420 jobs

North Yorkshire moors

Sirius gets go ahead for potash mine

Planners swayed by economic argument

Mick Davis
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Davis ready to make contrarian coal bet

Former Xstrata CEO aims to create a mid-tier mining group

Rio and X2: coal-hearted

Anglo-Australian miner’s cruel-to-be-kind strategy on its subsidiary makes sense

Davis in talks over Rio coal assets

Former Xstrata chief eyes billion-dollar deal for mines

Asia Resources Minerals

Asia Resource Minerals sale progresses

Coal miner approves condition of £135m offer

Trafigura in joint venture with Mubadala

Abu Dhabi fund will also buy into Matsa mining operation

Canada’s Potash $7bn bid lifts K+S shares

Takeover would boost sector suffering downturn

S Africa police slated over Marikana deaths

Inquiry calls for criminal probe into 2012 shooting of 34 strikers

Rare earth boom ends in US miner bust

Molycorp seeks bankruptcy protection after price falls

Berlin to scrap emissions levy plans

Move illustrates challenge Germany faces

Anglo American: discount disadvantage

Investors in the miner have to take a long-term view

Adani shelves Australia coal project work

Suspension raises fresh doubts about A$16bn Carmichael scheme at centre of environment protest

Anglo American platinum unit cuts jobs

Management posts to be axed at struggling precious metal miner

Copper’s supply glut weighs on prices

Red metal falls to lowest level since financial crisis

Met coal slumps despite iron ore rebound

Steady supplies from US and China depress prices

Saracen becomes upbeat about US stocks

Managers find opportunities in the banking and mining sectors

Small-cap Week, June 20

Rurelec, Galantas Gold and Flowgroup featured

Sirius shares fall on planning report

North York Moors officials critical of potash mine plan


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