Tag: drc

January 16, 2019

Blockchain Trial Takes on Child Labor in Cobalt Supply

Ford and IBM will be working with cobalt producer Huayou Cobalt, as well as chemical engineering company LG Chem and...
January 13, 2019

Vector Completes Acquisition of Stake in Adidi-Kanga Gold Asset

Vector Resources has completed the acquisition of a 60-percent stake in the Adidi-Kanga gold project in the Democratic Republic of...
January 11, 2019

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Setbacks and Victories for Copper

The Mount Polley mine in BC is slated for shutdown, Vedanta received some good news and Indonesia has claimed ownership...
January 10, 2019

Eyes on Cobalt as Tshisekedi Declared Winner of DRC Election

The dust is yet to settle on the result in the world's cobalt capital; analysts and operators say it’s too...
January 7, 2019

Lights Out: Vedanta Suspends Nchanga Copper Operations

Konkala Copper Mines has suspended operations at the Nchanga mine because acid concentrate is not readily available for its smelter.
January 4, 2019

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Sales, Goodies and Arguments

In top base metals news covered by INN this week, Zijin Mining is smashing the piggy bank to pay for...
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...