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Mineweb Top Stories: WHO declares diesel a carcinogen after miner study show lung cancer link

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TOP STORIES | Thursday , 14 Jun 2012                                                      WHO declares diesel a carcinogen after miner study show lung cancer link Medical experts say diesel engine exhaust causes lung cancer, basing their findings on a National Cancer Institute study of U.S. miners working in non-metal mines.    Thursday , 14 Jun 2012 Jubilee secures rights to process platinum rich chrome tailings from Bushveld mine Junior platinum mining and metallurgical operator, Jubilee Platinum, has been awarded rights to treat old and current tailings from the Dikolong chrome mine on South Africa's Bushveld complex.    Wednesday , 13 Jun 2012 Belo Sun cracks 5m ounces gold in Brazil Resources are rising for Belo Sun, with a few maiden deposits adding to ounces and catching some analyst attention.    Wednesday , 13 Jun 2012 Story for higher gold and silver prices still intact - Sprott portfolio manager Charles Oliver* is keep

Mineweb Top Stories: U.S. Mint gold, silver bullion coin sales rebound from February doldrums

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TOP STORIES | Monday , 19 Mar 2012                                                      U.S. Mint gold, silver bullion coin sales rebound from February doldrums While this year's bullion coin sales may not match last year's all-time highs, bullion coin sales are once again building up steam.    Monday , 19 Mar 2012 Peru’s gold, silver production up 13.2%, 4.9%, respectively, in January Peru's Mines Ministry reported decreases in almost all base metals and iron production in January 2012.    Monday , 19 Mar 2012 India gold market body blow - import duty doubled In a severe measure likely to lower the appetite for gold in the world's biggest bullion consumer, the Indian government has doubled import duty, in a move that could make gold smuggling and black market an attractive proposition all over again.    Saturday , 17 Mar 2012 Canada seeing resurgence in copper, gold, silver mining: Jobin-Bevans In this interview wi

Mineweb: Top Stories.- Vale reports ‘a stellar performance' with ‘best ever financial result'

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TOP STORIES | Thursday , 28 Oct 2010                                                      Vale reports ‘a stellar performance' with ‘best ever financial result' Vale said it will pay total dividends of US$3 billion in 2010, the most paid in a single year, on the back of record net earnings and cash generation    Thursday , 28 Oct 2010 HSBC, JP Morgan sued for conspiring to drive down silver prices The two banks were hit with two lawsuits on Wednesday by investors who accused them of conspiring to drive down silver prices and reaping illegal profits    Thursday , 28 Oct 2010 San Dimas sale, Los Filos production drop hits Goldcorp 3Q gold yield The gold miner said gold production fell to 592,000 ounces in Q3, compared to 621,100 in the same period last year but, said will double its annual dividend to 36-cents this year.    Thursday , 28 Oct 2010 First Quantum goes on the record First Quantum says that reported statements suggesting the DRC h

Mineweb Top Stories : Gold Reserve files $1.9bn claim against Chavez Administration for Las Brisas. Sept.29th., 2010

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FEATURED PODCAST                                                      Growth in silver investment - David Morgan, Author, The Morgan Report " Markets tend to go undervalued, fairly valued and overvalued. Silver is not overvalued - by some analysis it's fair valued here - by my analysis, it's still undervalued here"   TOP STORIES | Wednesday , 29 Sep 2010                                                      Gold Reserve files $1.9bn claim against Chavez Administration for Las Brisas The growing plethora of arbitration claims against the administration of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez now includes Gold Reserve's quest for compensation for the loss of its Las Brisas gold project.    Wednesday , 29 Sep 2010 Study finds Wyoming's Bear Lodge project has ‘substantial' rare earth elements Rare Element Resources has released the preliminary economic assessment for the Bear Lodge rare-earths project.    Wednesday , 29 Sep

Mineweb Top Stories: Fresnillo CEO says Mexican drug wars not impacting nation's mining sector. Sept. 22nd., 2010

FEATURED PODCAST                                                      Indian Jewellery demand - Samrat Zaveri: MD Trendsmith Jewellers As gold prices race to new highs, jewellery demand in the massive Indian market is changing and, according to the Mumbai-based jeweller, diamonds are attracting more interest than they used to TOP STORIES | Wednesday , 22 Sep 2010                                                      Fresnillo CEO says Mexican drug wars not impacting nation's mining sector The CEO of the world's largest silver miner says Fresnillo is holding on to its staff of Mexico's finest engineers and geologists despite competition from foreign mining companies.    Wednesday , 22 Sep 2010 Pan American Silver's Navidad project will not suffer Esquel's fate Pan American Silver's track record of success developing its Manatial Espejo mine should help the company get political support for its huge Navidad silver projec