Tag: drc

June 15, 2018

Glencore Solves Problem by Throwing US$3 Billion at It

Glencore has agreed to pay US-sanctioned Israeli billionaire Dan Gertler the US$3 billion in royalties his companies have been demanding...
June 15, 2018

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: New Friends and New Mines

In this week's base metals round-up, Ivanhoe Mines welcomes CITIC as its largest shareholder, BHP and Vale commit to expansions...
June 12, 2018

5 Top Tantalum-mining Countries

Rwanda and the DRC accounted for most tantalum mining in 2017. Find out which other three countries produced significant amounts...
June 11, 2018

VIDEO — Base Metals Update May 2018

Charlotte and Scott from the INN team talk about what's been happening around the world in base metals, from nationalization...
June 6, 2018

Will Cobalt Supply Meet Growing EV Battery Demand?

In a presentation on cobalt's role in the EV industry, Justin Cochrane, president and COO of Cobalt 27 Capital, discussed...
May 30, 2018

Miners Vow DRC Will Not Benefit from New Laws

Miners heavily invested in the Central African country have warned the DRC government that it will be missing out on...
May 29, 2018

Ivanhoe Mines Clears Hurdle to Reopening Kipushi Zinc Mine

Ivanhoe Mines has installed a new crusher on site, and expects the past-producing asset to be ready for operation before...
May 29, 2018

Ivanhoe Mines Installs New Primary Crusher at Kipushi Mine, DRC

Ivanhoe Mines has announced that they have installed a new primary crusher as underground mine upgrading work nears completion at...
May 27, 2018

Silicon’s Importance to the Solar Power and EV Battery Markets

Silicon, found abundantly just beneath the planet’s surface, is the second-most-abundant element in the Earth’s crust.
May 8, 2018

Ivanhoe Mines Release Q1 2018 Financial Results

Ivanhoe Mines today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018.