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CEO of NICICO at the meeting of production in "Shahre Babak Copper Complex" announced:

The First Phase of Water Transfer Plan To Exploit Early Next Year

17 July 2019 - 02:57
ME-METALS: By the purpose of consideration of production of ”Shahre Babak Copper Complex”, till mid of July this year, the meeting regarding the production of this complex, held in this company on Sunday evening (07 July 2019), with the participation of "Dr. Ardeshir Saad Mohammadi" CEO of NICICO.

Antofagasta, Barrick get almost $6 billion after legal win against Pakistan

16 July 2019 - 14:56
A World Bank’s tribunal has awarded almost $6 billion to Tethyan Copper Co. (TCC), a joint venture between Antofagasta PLC (LON:ANTO) and Barrick Gold (TSX:ABX) (NYSE: GOLD) Pakistan, settling this way a seven-year battle over a multi-billion-dollar copper and gold reserve in the country.

Rio could fast-track key Australia copper find before U.S. asset

15 July 2019 - 18:05
Rio Tinto Group’s much-followed copper discovery in remote Western Australia could leapfrog a key U.S. project to be fast-tracked into production by the world’s No. 2 miner, according to a senior executive.

University study confirms porphyry systems at Jaxon’s BC project

14 July 2019 - 17:45
Quartz tourmaline breccia has been identified as indicative of porphyry systems at Jaxon Mining’s (TSXV: JAX) Red Springs project in western Canada.

Chile to triple fines for environmental damages, infractions

14 July 2019 - 17:41
Chilean President Sebastian Piñera has submitted a series of modifications to a bill introduced earlier this year which would set stiffer fines and jail time for serious violations of the country’s environmental rules.

Development snapshot: Eight juniors looking to supply the electric vehicle revolution

14 July 2019 - 17:31
While the prices for key battery minerals such as lithium, cobalt, nickel, rare earth elements, graphite and copper have so far been subdued in 2019, the general excitement about the future wide adoption of electric vehicles continues to fuel activity amongst Canada’s battery mineral juniors. Here is a look at eight such companies:

Lundin closes $1 billion acquisition of Chapada copper-gold mine

7 July 2019 - 14:47
Lundin Mining on Friday announced it has closed the acquisition of a 100% ownership stake in Mineração Maracá Indústria e Comércio S/A, which owns the Chapada copper-gold mine in Brazil from Yamana Gold.

First Nation blockades workers at British Columbia gold-copper project

4 July 2019 - 19:58
The Tsilhqot’in First Nation have set up a “peaceful protest” on a road near Williams Lake, British Columbia and have turned back a work crew that had planned to move in heavy equipment to conduct drilling for the New Prosperity mine.

Base metals performance to slow in short term, Moody’s predicts

2 July 2019 - 20:01
Moody’s forecast for the global base metals industry is stable, while it predicts performance to weaken over the next year and a half, Mining Weekly reported Monday.

Iran’s Copper Exports Unaffected by US Sanctions

30 June 2019 - 19:52
The United States' unilateral sanctions against Iran have failed to block export of copper from the country, Bahram Shakouri, a member of Iran’s Copper Association, said, adding that Iran plans to increase its annual production of copper cathode to 450,000 tons.
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