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Gold expected to peak at $1 500/oz this year – Thomson Reuters

Gold expected to peak at $1 500/oz this year – Thomson Reuters

MIA BREYTENBACH on MINING WEEKLY | 25 January 2018 "Gold prices are expected to average $1 360/oz and hit a 2018 peak of more than...
Sea Bed Mining is an invasion of indigenous livelihoods

Sea Bed Mining is an invasion of indigenous livelihoods

CARITAS PNG on PAPUA NEW GUINEA MINE WATCH | 24 December 2018 "Deep sea bed mining is the extraction of metals such as iron, manganese,...
Deep sea mining: Charting the risks of a new frontier

Deep sea mining: Charting the risks of a new frontier

DEUTSCHE WELLE | 24 January 2018 "The Earth's oceans hide vast amounts of valuable minerals and metals, and as some onshore deposits run low, mining...
seabed mining areas

China leads the world in seabed minerals as mining area expands

GLOBAL TIMES | 23 January 2018 "China has expanded its international seabed mining area to 86,000 square kilometers in the last five years, the Ministry...
Seabed Mining could destroy Ecosystems

Seabed mining could destroy ecosystems

UNIVERSITY of EXETER | 22 January 2018 Mining on the ocean floor could do irreversible damage to deep-sea ecosystems, says a new study of seabed...
financings

2018 minerals-focused financings off to slow start

HENRY LAZENBY on MINING WEEKLY | 22 January 2018 "In the wake of a slow start to mineral-focused financing activity, analysts are predicting more of...
Scientists Warns on Seabed Mining

Scientists Warns on Seabed Mining

THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE | 22 January 2018 "Mining on the ocean floor could do irreversible damage to deepsea ecosystems, according to a new study by...
energy metal supplies

WoodMac urges automakers to ‘get out their chequebooks’, secure energy metal supplies

HENRY LAZENBY on MINING WEEKLY | 17 January 2018 "Auto manufacturers are ramping up strategies to cash in on the accelerating worldwide acceptance and demand...
education subsidy

Revised Education Subsidy Broadened in NIP

ONE PNG | 29 December 2017 "New Ireland Province has broadened its Education Subsidy Policy providing help for the first time to students seeking tertiary...
gold miners

Deep-Sea Gold Miners Target PNG Coast

LUKE HUNT on THE DIPLOMAT | 26 December 2017 "Deep-sea mining is about to take an enormous step into the future. Off the coast of...

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