RNZ A troubled deep sea mining project in Papua New Guinea has been given a loan of nearly $US500,000. Nautilus Minerals plans to mine the floor of the Bismarck Sea between...
Mining Journal  AR Quarry and Concrete mobilized equipment and is expected to complete earthworks early 2019
The National Lihir Gold Ltd (LGL) paid K719 million in royalties to New Ireland from 1997- Sept 2018 as part of its socio-economic commitment to the province and country.The company said in a statement...
Mining.com The world's second-largest copper producer, Freeport McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) announced today that it has reopened the main supply route to its Grasberg copper mine in Indonesia after the road was closed following a nearby shooting incident. According to Reuters, the...
Oct 6, 2017 | Mining.com Shares in Freeport McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) took a hit Friday following news that the President of Indonesia has pressed the world's second largest copper miner to wrap-up a deal in which the company gives a majority...
Bloomberg With a resolution to Freeport-McMoRan Inc.’s Indonesian saga in sight, Chief Executive Officer Richard Adkerson says any strategic move is now possible, including acquisitions, partnerships, or even a sale of the entire company. Freeport is planning to remain an independent entity,...
itnews After a year of deployment. Gold miner Newcrest Mining is set to go live with an Australian-developed proximity detection system it has been installing at its Lihir mine in Papua New Guinea since the end of last year. The system -...
Australia Financial Review A $US3 billion to $US4 billion bid for Rio Tinto's stake in the Grasberg copper and gold mine would accelerate the miner's likely capital returns and overall business simplification. That's the view of Macquarie analysts on Tuesday morning, following comments...
Manila Times Police arrested 16 pocket miners who allegedly violated the cease and desist order issued by Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu that temporarily suspended all small-scale mining operations in the Cordillera and the conditions of the temporary permit issued by...
Sept 29, 2017 | Mining Technology Sumatra Copper & Gold has formed a strategic alliance with Indonesian gold producer Merdeka Copper Gold to extend the mine life and enhance production at its Tembang gold-silver operation in southern Sumatra. Merdeka is expected...

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