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Cobalt mining for lithium ion batteries has a high human cost ...

Sep 30, 2016 / Cobalt mining news

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Cobalt miners are leaving DR Congo for Canada and Europe to meet ...

Sep 27, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

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10 Top Cobalt-mining Countries by Production | Investing News Network

Sep 13, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

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The 10 Biggest Cobalt Producers 2014 - The Balance

Oct 9, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

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Top Cobalt Stocks of 2017 on the TSX | Investing News Network

Oct 4, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

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Cobalt hunter wrapping up three-way merger agreements

Nov. 23, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

With its enlarged land package, First Cobalt has 50 former cobalt and silver mines spread out over 10,000 hectares in northeastern Ontario, near the Quebec border. The merger also brings into the fold the only permitted cobalt refinery in North America designed to produce battery materials. "We now have

LME launches probe on cobalt suppliers over fears of child ...

Nov. 22, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

The London Metal Exchange (LME), the world's biggest market for industrial metals, has launched a probe into whether cobalt mined by child labour is trading on the exchange, following several reports indicating that minors are being exploited to extract the coveted mineral. Members of the century-old

Amnesty warns on use of child labour in cobalt mining - Financial Times

Nov 14, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

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Apple trying to abolish child labour in cobalt mines in the Democratic ...

May 14, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

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Cobalt Prices Get Boost After DRC's Kabila Signs New Mining Code

March 13, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

Cobalt touched its highest level in almost 10 years last week after Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) President Joseph Kabila signed a new mining code that could increase taxes and royalties for the metal. Cobalt, a key element in the lithium-ion batteries used to power electric cars, has been surging

Metalicity: Yerrida Cobalt Project Drilling to Commence

March 13, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

West Perth, WA / March 13, 2018 / JMN Wire / Metalicity Limited (ASX: MCT) ("MCT" or "Company") is pleased to report new targets have been generated while further field work and an approximate 4 hole 1,000m Diamond and/or RC drilling program is set to commence at the Yerrida Cobalt Project, located in the Yerrida

Fe Limited: Drilling Results Received from Kasombo Copper-Cobalt ...

March 13, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

The Kasombo 7 results demonstrate that more work is needed there to better understand the cobalt mineralisation, and whilst we are encouraged by the extensive workings by artisanal miners, which have exposed cobalt mineralisation, additional channel sampling and trenching work will now proceed to

Cobalt Power Group Announces the Appointment of Mr. Chris ...

March 12, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

"Cobalt Power is fortunate to have Mr. Healey lead our exploration efforts in the Cobalt Mining Camp in that he brings extensive experience in all aspects of mining from exploration to production. Under his direction, the Company expects to announce an active 2018 exploration season within the next 30

First Cobalt: Results of Special Meeting of Shareholders

March 09, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

TORONTO, March 9, 2018 /CNW/ - Further to the news release of First Cobalt Corp. (TSX-V: FCC, ASX: FCC, OTCQB: FTSSF) (the "Company") dated December 21, 2017 and the management information circular of the Company dated January 29, 2018, the Company is pleased to announce that the shareholders have

Time To Buy Some Cobalt Miners

March 09, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

The cobalt miners strangely fell in January following the lithium miners despite very strong cobalt price gains. The cobalt miner fundamentals are still very solid with a restricted supply and surging demand. Electric vehicle sales accelerated in 2017 finishing with a 58% increase. New punitive DRC taxes

Cobalt consumers main victims of Congo's new mining code ...

March 08, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

The Democratic Republic of Congo imminent law that more than double the tax miners operating in the country pay on exports of cobalt, will severely affect buyers of the metal, a key component in the lithium-ion batteries that power electric cars and mobile phones. "Given the tight nature of the cobalt market

Children In The Congo Found Mining Cobalt For Batteries

March 08, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

Patta and her team traveled along collapsing dirt roads and saw children everywhere, digging for cobalt among abandoned open pit mines. It was clear that security officials in charge there - only some of them in uniforms - have something to hide. There's such sensitivity around cobalt mining in the DRC

What's life like for kids mining cobalt for our gadgets?

March 06, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

CBS News' investigation of child labor in African cobalt mines revealed the shocking fact that tens of thousands of children are still growing up without a childhood. On Monday we showed you how most of the mineral used to make batteries is unearthed in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Many top

Apple's On The Hunt For Cobalt, So We Picked The Top Cobalt Stocks

March 05, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

Apple recently announced that the company is in talks with several cobalt mining companies. Concerns about the rising prices of cobalt, a base metal used in the production of batteries, has been causing industrial buyers to seek longer-term contracts to lock in supplies. The trouble with cobalt is that most of

CBS News finds children mining cobalt for batteries in the Congo

March 05, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

A CBS News investigation has found child labor being used in the dangerous mining of cobalt in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The mineral cobalt is used in virtually all batteries in common devices, including cellphones, laptops and even electric vehicles. A report by Amnesty International first