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Glencore to raise stake in Peru-based zinc miner Volcan Glencore has agreed to acquire an additional stake worth about $531m in Peruvian zinc miner, Volcan Compañia Minera. Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News

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Carbon

Botswana Diamonds to begin drilling newly discovered kimberlite later this year
Botswana Diamonds has provided an update on Ontevreden, the new kimberlite discovery. The Ontevreden project is part of the company's Vutomi Joint Venture in South Africa.
Mining & Commodities > Carbon > News
BP Target Neutral expands carbon offset portfolio
BP advances its commitment in support of a lower carbon future: the project portfolio has the total capacity to reduce up to 2.5 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent per year and improve the livelihoods of more than 2 million people.
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Coal

RockRose Energy to acquire Idemitsu Petroleum UK
RockRose Energy has signed a sale and purchase agreement to acquire the entire issued share capital of Idemitsu Petroleum UK from Idemitsu Kosan, a Japanese corporation.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News
US SEC charges Rio Tinto with fraud, UK fines £27m over Mozambique coal assets
By EBR Staff Writer
British-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto and two of its former executives have been charged with fraud by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for inflating the value of African coal assets.
Mining & Commodities > Coal > News

Minerals & Materials

Barrick strikes deal with Tanzanian government over Acacia tax dispute
By EBR Staff Writer
Canadian mining company Barrick Gold’s subsidiary Acacia Mining will pay $300m to the Tanzanian government to settle an ongoing tax and revenue sharing dispute.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News
Richmond Minerals intersects broad zones of gold mineralization in phase 3 diamond drilling
Richmond Minerals has revealed phase 3 diamond drilling results from its Ridley Lake Project located within the Swayze Greenstone Belt, nearly 23 miles due east of Goldcorp's Borden Lake gold deposit.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News

Nuclear Fuels

Aura gets environmental approval for Tiris uranium project in Mauritania
By EBR Staff Writer
Aura Energy has secured an approval from the Mauritanian Government for the environmental and social impact assessment (ESIA) of its Tiris uranium project.
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Blue Sky makes significant new uranium-vanadium discovery at Amarillo Grande Project, Argentina
Blue Sky Uranium has reported Phase I Extension reverse circulation (RC) drilling results for the Ivana target and the Phase I results from the remainder of the Amarillo Grande uranium-vanadium project, in Rio Negro Province, Argentina.
Mining & Commodities > Nuclear Fuels > News