Tiffany has announced it has deferred payment of $50m of loans it made to Octea to develop the mine in Koidu, where the town council now claims it will take legal action over £400,000 in unpaid property taxes
'You’d have to be a very brave person to predict a stone like this,' company CEO admits after find
The mining company has serious questions to answer about the Brazilian mudslide. But its sure-footed response to the the disaster has shown up some other firms.
Andrew Mackenzie, BHP Billiton’s chief executive, has travelled to Brazil to tackle the fallout from last week’s mining dam disaster at its Samarco project. Two people have been confirmed dead and 28 are still missing, after the collapse of two dams at the site in Minas Gerais state sparked mudslides that overwhelmed villages in the area.
The ground beneath Centralia started burning over half a century ago and over time has forced most of the town to leave
BSGR claim the firm’s West African mine was seized by the Guinean President because he needed to pay off those who helped him allegedly rig his election
The Ridley family have been mining coal on their 18th century Blagdon Estate since the 1940s
Some industry estimates claim as much as a third of future mineral production could come from beneath the oceans
Miners' union general secretary Chris Kitchen: 'Unfortunately the perception I had of Arthur the great trade unionist, socialist, just is nothing like the reality as to the man that I know now'
The ECB chief executive David Collier has given his backing to the under-fire pair
They once toiled underground in Kent but found themselves jobless after mining ended. Now the transformation of an old pit is bringing them hope
The European Cup winner was a survivor of the Munich air disaster
Some buildings will be totally demolished while others are being dismantled and reassembled
Gathering for 34 South African miners shot dead by police is boycotted by ANC
Government legal reforms will deny poorest in society justice, says leading UK lawyer
The decision that no one will face charges over the mining accident in Chile that left 33 men underground for 69 days has left many speechless