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Tin miner Timah to boost capex by 240 percent in 2018

March 11, 2018 / Tin mining news

State-owned tin miner PT Timah aims to increase its capital expenditure (capex) by 240 percent to Rp 2.65 trillion (US$192.3 million) this year to execute its plan to increase its tin production and diversify its business. Timah will use about 37.5 percent of this year's capex to boost the capacity of its mining

20 reasons to love Phuket, Thailand

March 11, 2018 / Tin mining news

Phuket Town's most striking stretch is the Old Town, where sherbet-coloured Sino-Portuguese shophouses line the streets, a remnant from the 19th-century Chinese immigrant merchants who came here for the tin mining. Influenced by Portuguese, Dutch and colonial architecture, the two-storey buildings

DR Congo signs new mining law despite companies' opposition

March 10, 2018 / Tin mining news

Its mining industry - which also produces diamond, tantalum, tin and gold - is the country's largest source of export income. The law, which was passed by parliament in January, will double government royalties on all minerals. The impoverished yet mineral-rich nation provides more than 60% of the world's

Myanmar's approach to mining needs a rethink

March 09, 2018 / Tin mining news

The legal framework regulating the mining sector lacks consistency and clarity while the capacity of government and companies to monitor mining

Stellar Resources continues tin exploration at Zeehan

March 08, 2018 / Tin mining news

Stellar, which hopes to mine tin at Zeehan, told the ASX it had a working capital surplus (current assets less current liabilities) of $1.72 million on December 31.

Aus Tin Mining Limited (ANW) Moved Up 8.696% on Mar 8

March 08, 2018 / Tin mining news

Shares of Aus Tin Mining Limited (ASX:ANW) last traded at 0.025, representing a move of 8.696%, or 0.002 per share, on volume of 2.69 million shares. After opening the trading day at 0.022, shares of Aus Tin Mining Limited traded in a close range. Aus Tin Mining Limited currently has a total float of 1.96B

Kamativi lithium evaluation exercise begins

March 08, 2018 / Tin mining news

JIMBATA, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Zimbabwe Lithium Company, has commenced an evaluation exercise to determine the lithium resource in the dumps at Kamativi Tin Mine. The technical report on the dumps marked the completion of the major condition precedent prior to the signing of a definitive

St George rattles tin for Mt Alexander drilling

March 08, 2018 / Tin mining news

St George Mining is understood to be in the market chasing up to $5 million in a placement to spend on further drilling at its promising Mt Alexander nickel project near Leonora. It is believed the explorer is looking to place 22.2 million new shares at a discounted 18 through Argonaut Securities to raise $4

Tin prices encourage North-West mining hopeful Elementos Limited

March 07, 2018 / Tin mining news

A Tarkine mining hopeful likes the look of current tin prices as it continues to work towards possible production. Tin core samples. "The company continues to be encouraged by the LME (London Metal Exchange) tin price, being $US21,500 per tonne at the time of reporting," Elementos Limited said in its

JUST IN: Suspected Fulani herdsmen kill JSS 3 student in Plateau

March 07, 2018 / Tin mining news

17 years old student of Government Secondary School Jebbu, Bassa of Plateau State was on Monday evening attacked and killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen while returning from a Tin mining site near Gero village in Jos South LGA of the State. The Student name Lumumbah chayi who was preparing

Herdsmen kill 25 farmers, students in Benue, Plateau

March 07, 2018 / Tin mining news

This came as a 17-year-old student of Government Secondary School, Jebbu, Bassa in Plateau State was on Monday evening killed by herdsmen while returning from a tin mining site near Gero village in Jos South Local Government Area. The police also said a herdsman and 15 cows were killed in the

Malaysia's Richest 2018: How 'Accidental' Casino Billionaire Chen ...

March 07, 2018 / Tin mining news

Chen grew up in the Kinta Valley tin-mining area, a second-generation member of an immigrant family from China. He trained as a medical doctor at the University of Malaysia and practiced briefly as a general practitioner, but felt that his real calling was business. So he decided to go into property

What happens when tin mines get canned? Cornwall's ancient ...

March 06, 2018 / Tin mining news

Cornwall was the world leader in tin mining in the 1870s, with around 2,000 mines dotting the county. But its place leading the globe in extraction and production was already under threat, as tin lodes were discovered in Australia, the Far East and South America, creating huge competition that began to

Montero Mining acquires lithium exploration license in Namibia

March 06, 2018 / Tin mining news

More detailed work will follow to delineate and quantify any possible lithium, tantalum and tin mineralisation and also any gold or copper mineralisation on the license. Recent field investigations revealed the license has lithium, gold and copper potential. The Navachab gold mine located 20 km south of

Montero Acquires Uis Lithium-Tin Tailings Project, Namibia

March 06, 2018 / Tin mining news

TORONTO, March 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Montero Mining and Exploration Ltd. (TSX-V:MON) ("Montero" or the "Corporation") has entered into a binding Heads of Agreement ("HOA") with Namib Base Minerals CC ("NBM") and Namibia Silica CC ("NBS") (collectively the "Owners") to acquire a

Czech Government, Australian Company Tussle Over Lithium ...

March 05, 2018 / Tin mining news

An Australian-based mining company says it will continue with plans to exploit a huge Czech lithium deposit despite the government's bid to cancel the deal

Montero Mining & Exploration acquires lithium exploration licence in ...

March 05, 2018 / Tin mining news

Africa-focused explorer Montero Mining & Exploration Ltd (CVE:MON) has acquired an 80% interest in prospecting licence 6162 for lithium, base, rare and precious

Thomson Resources Ltd (ASX:TMZ) Successful Round of Drilling ...

March 04, 2018 / Tin mining news

The Bygoo Tin Project was acquired by Thomson Resources in 2015 and lies on the 100% owned EL 8260. The EL surrounds the major tin deposit at Ardlethan which was mined until 1986, with over 31,500 tonnes of tin being produced (reference Paterson, R.G., 1990, Ardlethan tin deposits in the

New York Times lauds Ipoh's awakening

March 02, 2018 / Tin mining news

PETALING JAYA: Ipoh, the little tin mining town, has hit the travel radar of international guides around the world - the latest being the New York Times (NYT). "Ipoh is now roaring back in style," NYT wrote in a feature on Wednesday (Feb 28) highlighting how the boom of trendy cafes has rejuvenated the

Aus Tin Mining Limited (ANW) Decline -3.846% on Mar 1

March 01, 2018 / Tin mining news

Shares of Aus Tin Mining Limited (ASX:ANW) last traded at 0.025, representing a move of -3.846%, or -0.001 per share, on volume of 2.51 million shares. After opening the trading day at 0.027, shares of Aus Tin Mining Limited traded in a close range. Aus Tin Mining Limited currently has a total float of 1.96