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Following the hugely successful Online Connect APAC conference last week, Mines and Money on Tuesday opened the Europe, Middle East and Americas (EMEA) edition of the series. Online Connect aims to keep the conversation flowing across the global resources sector as the world slowly emerges...

Mines and Money’s Online Connect APAC series moved into its second day today, featuring a typical smattering of resources sector experts and executives taking part in debates, project presentations and networking sessions. Below is RGN’s round-up of day two. Northern Australia’s resources minister emphasizes resilience of...

The implementation of a nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of COVID-19 in South Africa caused total mining production to fold by 47.3% in April, compared to the same month in 2019. Official data released yesterday by Statistics South Africa revealed that mining output also contracted...

Mines in Canada, the US and around the world have become hotspots for the spread of coronavirus, according to a report by an international coalition of non-profit groups, with approximately 4,000 mine workers across 18 countries testing positive. In a separate statement, more than 330 organisations...

Low oil prices and a sustained economic recovery could bring global oil consumption back to pre-crisis levels and beyond, according to the International Energy Agency’s executive director Fatih Birol. Birol warned governments that the COVID-19 pandemic will only reduce oil demand briefly, with consumption dipping in...