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Brazil mining dam reforms unsettle companies do little for safetyFirst Mining Finance sees more acquisition opportunities after three way deal

By Stephen Eisenhammer and Marta Nogueira RIO DE JANEIRO May 11 Reuters Brazilian regulators plan to tighten rules on dams used in the mining industry a First Mining Finance founded by Canadian mining heavyweight Keith Neumeyer unveiled a three way deal in which it will buy Gold Canyon Resources and PC Gold for about $66M in stock

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Ripon sinkhole British Geological Survey says area susceptible to holesFTSE 100 dips as mining shares continue to fall

A large hole that appeared behind a row of houses was in an area susceptible to sinkholes because of gypsum deposits experts sayThe UK s benchmark share index falls as shares in mining companies continue to slide but housebuilders rise

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Mining fire flood poor health all part of the jobMining stocks weigh on FTSE 100

A truly global profession there are around 10 million miners around the world with many working in dangerous conditions Continue reading A fall in mining company shares holds back gains on the FTSE 100

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The Latest Court rules against gold mining techniqueCanadian mining company shifts from iron ore exploration to selling eggs amid commodity rout

Miners say preventing use of the devices amounts to an illegal ban on gold mining because mining by hand is labor intensive and makes the enterprise unprofitableMiners say the state s ban on dredges amounts to a ban on gold mining because The iron ore business is so lousy that one Canadian mining company is shelving its biggest project and starting a new venture selling Australian eggs to China

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First Mining Finance sees more acquisition opportunities after three way dealMining fire flood poor health all part of the job

First Mining Finance founded by Canadian mining heavyweight Keith Neumeyer unveiled a three way deal in which it will buy Gold Canyon Resources and PC Gold for about $66M in stockA truly global profession there are around 10 million miners around the world with many working in dangerous conditions Continue reading

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Patrick Ward s photographs captures s coal mining communities FTSE 100 falls despite mining rally

The pictures taken the s mining communities in County Durham and Cumbria show how many of the miners relaxed in their time off from their work undergroundThe FTSE 100 gives up early gains despite a strong rally among mining shar

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FTSE 100 falls despite mining rallyMining giant Anglo sinks to £38bn loss

The FTSE 100 gives up early gains despite a strong rally among mining sharAnglo is desperately attempting to weather a commodities market rout

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Saskatchewan ranked best mining jurisdiction in Canada second best in the worldBC mining continues bracing for correction

Western Australia is the best mining jurisdiction in the world while Saskatchewan is a close second according to a new study by the Fraser InstituteIn a period where more mines have closed than opened the mining industry s workforce has shrunk and profits have dwindled BC s mining sector may be finally finding some firmer ground according to a new report from the consulting firm PwC

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Nine stocks to watch amid recent metals and mining reboundSaskatchewan ranked best mining jurisdiction in Canada second best in the world

We search for strength in the metals and mining sectorWestern Australia is the best mining jurisdiction in the world while Saskatchewan is a close second according to a new study by the Fraser Institute

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Mining stocks lead FTSE 100 higherPDAC Planetary Resources shows off its asteroid mining technology

London s leading shares edge higher in early Monday trading with mining stocks leading the gainersPlanetary Resources is currently testing its technology through satellite launches which it hopes will eventually lead to harvesting ores from near earth asteroids

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First Nations youth mining camp expandsRipon sinkhole British Geological Survey says area susceptible to holes

When Reneya Lemaigre arrived last year at the inaugural Mining Matters Mining Rocks Earth Sciences Camp she didn t know anyone and didn t know what to expectA large hole that appeared behind a row of houses was in an area susceptible to sinkholes because of gypsum deposits experts say

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Roger Agnelli who turned Vale into a global mining giant dies in plane crash with wife and two childrenLiberia charges politicians mining firm in corruption case

Roger Agnelli presided over an unprecedented decade of growth during the commodities boom that entrenched Brazilian mining company Vale SA as the world s largest iron ore producerThree top politicians and a British mining firm at the centre of a massive corruption scandal have been charged with economic crimes Liberia s Information

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Chinese mine collapse leads to owner s suicide Chinese mine collapse leads to owner s suicide

The owner of a Chinese gypsum mine committed suicide Sunday after a cave in which killed one person and left 17 trapped state media sa Ma Congbo drowned The owner of a Chinese gypsum mine committed suicide Sunday after a cave in which killed one person and left 17 trapped state media sa Ma Congbo drowned

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Patrick Ward s photographs captures s coal mining communities Venezuela ends mining dispute starts joint venture

The pictures taken the s mining communities in County Durham and Cumbria show how many of the miners relaxed in their time off from their work undergroundCARACAS Venezuela Venezuela has ended a years long dispute with the Canadian mining company Gold Reserve and will be embarking on a joint venture with it

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