GOLD 1206.85 $/ozChange: -1.84
PLATINUM 1287.00 $/ozChange: -15.00
R/$ exchange 11.33Change: -0.05
R/€ exchange 14.29Change: 0.02
We have detected that the browser you are using is no longer supported. As a result, some content may not display correctly.
We suggest that you upgrade to the latest version of any of the following browsers:
close notification
powered by
Advanced Search

Canada's small fertilizer companies shuffle ranks, search for capital

Capital-strapped small fertiliser companies in Canada are shuffling their senior executive ranks to draw investors in a period of weak prices. Stonegate Agricom, which is developing a phosphate mine in Idaho, said on Tuesday that CEO Mark...
17th September 2014

Cameco resumes jet boring at Cigar Lake mine

Canadian uranium miner Cameco said on Thursday that it has resumed jet-boring, a system of using water to carve out cavities in the ore body, at its Cigar Lake, Saskatchewan mine. Cameco said in July that problems with freezing the ore and the...
4th September 2014

Richardson gets Canada nod to buy some Glencore assets

Canadian grain handler Richardson International said on Thursday it has received approval from Canada's Competition Bureau for its C$800-million purchase of some country elevators, port grain-terminal space and processing plants from Glencore...
21st December 2012

Viterra opens up for bidding war, shares jump

Canada's largest grain handler, Viterra, said on Thursday it has opened its books to potential buyers, setting the stage for a possible bidding war and sending its shares 10 percent higher. Viterra said it has established a process for...
16th March 2012

Saskatchewan premier shuns BHP golden share

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall said on Thursday he doesn't want a golden share in BHP Billiton's potash business as a means of easing the Canadian province's concerns about the Anglo-Australian miner's $39 billion takeover bid for Potash Corp. A...
28th October 2010

HudBay halts Manitoba mine, concentrator

Base-metals miner HudBay Minerals will suspend operations at its Chisel North zinc mine and concentrator in Snow Lake, Manitoba, because of low metals prices and the economic downturn, the company announced on Friday.
9th January 2009

San Gold names new COO

TSX Venture Exchange-listed San Gold has appointed Ian Berzins as the firm's new COO, effective May 1.
1st May 2008
Topic Multimedia
View all
CoAL outlines $400m import-substituting Limpopo... Video
Resources Watch Video
Pallinghurst invests in low-energy smelt... Video
MPRDA Amendment Bill announcement imminent -... Video
Resources Watch Video
Eskom passing its pressures on to gold... Video
AngloGold Ashanti restructuring Video
Resources Watch Video
Sasol repositions itself for gas-based future Video
View all
Underground coal gasification has key... Audio
WDC hopes to resolve Zim diamonds... Audio
Anooraq focusing on doubling output... Audio
Tanzania's Jengo wants mine listings... Audio
Wits Gold plans to move De Bron into... Audio
London Mining expects iron-ore prices... Audio
Tungsten-miner Malaga mulls 2nd mill,... Audio
Kebble R1bn unlocked as... Audio
Geovic confident on Cameroon cobalt... Audio