January 2, 2019

Blackwater Founder Wades into Battery Metals Space

Erik Prince said that the US$500-million fund would develop unexplored deposits to a stage where they could be sold to...
November 9, 2018

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Cash, Votes and Trains

In news this week, Ivanhoe Mines released its Q3 report, New Caledonia, one of the world’s premier nickel suppliers, chose...
November 8, 2018

Ivanhoe’s Chinese Money Rains Down in Africa

The Canadian company is flush with cash to spend on exploration and development thanks to investment from Chinese companies in...
October 26, 2018

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Iron Fights and Quarterlies Galore

In base metals this week, Clive Palmer was back in court with CITIC, and Antofagasta gave its copper guidance a...
October 23, 2018

CITIC and Mineralogy Go to Court Over Sino Iron (Again)

The two companies are partners on the Sino iron project, which is operated by CITIC but located on land owned...
October 1, 2018

Ivanhoe Notches Third Major DRC Copper Project

The Makoko discovery, which shares vital characteristics with the advanced-stage Kamoa-Kakula project next door, is the third major project for...
September 19, 2018

Done Deal: CITIC Becomes Ivanhoe Mines’ Largest Shareholder

CITIC is now Ivanhoe Mines’ largest shareholder, having paid C$723 million for 19.5 percent of the company.