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 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 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...
December 31, 2018

Copper, Cobalt, Congo: Chaos as Nation Votes

The Democratic Republic of Congo underwent a chaotic election on Sunday where three candidates put their hands up to lead...
December 21, 2018

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Fines and Trends

In the news this week, the DRC, Glencore, Katanga and Canadian regulators share a story yet again, Orion shows off...
December 19, 2018

Cobalt Forecast 2019: Execs Optimistic Cobalt Demand is Here to Stay

ERG, First Cobalt, Cobalt 27, Fortune Minerals, eCobalt Solutions, Global Energy Metals Corporation, ePower Metals and Canada Cobalt Works share...