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April 7, 2014  

Proposed cobalt plant in Saskatchewan passes environmental study

The plant would process cobalt for the manufacture of lithium ion batteries.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
March 26, 2014  

WTO rules against China’s rare earths trade curbs

Dispute settlement panel responds to complaints from US, EU and Japan.

News Government Metals Minerals Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
March 20, 2014  

PM Harper names Greg Rickford Natural Resources minister

Rickford has past experience with First Nations, which is expected to help move Ontario’s Ring of Fire development forward.

News Minerals Business Operations Operations Sustainability
November 24, 2013  

Ontario urged to smarten up to save Ring of Fire development

The mineral-rich area of northern Ontario has been compared to the oil sands in terms of its economic and development potential.

News Minerals Business Operations Operations Technology
November 1, 2013  

WTO said to reject Beijing's rare earths controls

China opposes release of interim report; media reports say it sides with US, EU and Japan.

News Minerals Business Operations Operations Technology
November 1, 2013  

WTO said to reject Beijing’s rare earths controls

China opposes release of interim report; media reports say it sides with US, EU and Japan.

News Minerals Business Operations Economy Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
August 6, 2013  

Australia’s mining boom built on Chinese demand busts

Cancellations and project postponements means the upswing in mining and gas has peaked.

News Metals Minerals Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
April 29, 2013  

Commodity prices rally in March: Scotiabank

But markets skittish following gold sell-off and softer Chinese GDP.

News Minerals Business Operations Operations
March 25, 2013  

Jobs, spending on the line as Newfoundland and Labrador drifts in red ink

Public service layoffs and program cuts have already started as anxious workers wait for more bad news.

News Minerals Business Operations Sustainability
January 28, 2013  

Mining in Canada’s North to double by 2020

Conference Board forecasts overall mining output will grow by 91%, or 7.5% annually, until 2020.

News Energy Manufacturing Minerals Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
February 26, 2012  

Is Canada set to mine on the moon?

Research suggests the moon is rich in valuable resources that could change the way we live.