June 28, 2016

The world’s 50 most valuable mining companies

What about diversified companies such as BHP Billiton, Freeport-McMoRan or Teck with substantial oil and gas assets? Or oil sands companies that use conventional mining methods […]
December 8, 2015

Responding to a depressed mining market

Since the beginning of 2014, the World Bank’s Metals and Minerals index has fallen 29% and the Precious Metals index 11%.
December 1, 2015

Mining majors capitulate as metals rout continues

A couple of weeks ago, mining and metals analysts at Barclays put out a research note warning investors that while the sector is having its worst […]
November 29, 2015

Mining is a crucial industry for Manitoba

Mining in Manitoba had humble beginnings. Settlers of the province needed non-metallic raw materials, and began to extract salt from brine springs and stone locally for building materials.
November 24, 2015

Teck Resources to axe 1,000 jobs, lowers dividend

Canadian mining giant Teck Resources (TSX:TCK.A, TCK.B), (NYSE: TCK) has decided to cut 1,000 jobs, or around about 9% of its global workforce, through a combination of […]