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 […]
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.
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 […]
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%.
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 […]