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Mining News Pro - Canadian miner Lundin confirmed on Friday it was cutting 106 jobs at its Candelaria copper mine in Chile to "improve competitiveness and productivity", amid reports that workers had begun a 48-hour strike.

Mining News Pro - Boliden has installed four trolley assist truck units at its Aitik copper mine in Sweden as the company looks to step up its vision for fossil fuel-free operations, the company’s Technology Director, Staffan Sandström told attendees at Epiroc’s Power Change Days event in Örebro, Sweden, this week.

Mining News Pro - A tight copper market may be set to get a lot tighter, if a report this week from the world’s biggest miner of the metal is any indication.

Mining News Pro - Northparkes was Australia’s first highly efficient block cave mine, celebrated for its high quality copper and gold deposits and being the world’s most automated underground mine. Now, there are significant new operations afoot.

Mining News Pro - AKARTA – Freeport-McMoRan and Indonesia signed an agreement, paving way for the US miner to hand over majority control of the giant Grasberg copper and gold mine to a local State-owned company.

Mining News Pro - The copper mine Collahuasi in Chile is expected to produce 545 000 t of copper this year, 4% more than in 2017, its vice president of operations, Francisco Carvajal, told journalists on the sidelines of an event in Peru on Thursday.

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto is still looking to secure a domestic power source it needs for the mine under an agreement with the government.

Mining News Pro - Australia has comparatively high conversion costs relative to other top copper producing countries. But CRU cash costs at Australian mines are in line with the global average, due to Australian mines typically benefitting from high by-product credits.

Mining News Pro - By Fabian Cambero and Aislinn Laing Sept 3 (Reuters) - Chilean state miner Codelco halted the operations of three out of four furnaces at its Ventanas copper foundry on Monday morning after high levels of sulphur dioxide were detected, it said in a statement.

Mining News Pro - New labor contracts signed by the union and Escondida mining administration in recent days will increase copper production costs in the world`s largest copper producer, but the managers say they are looking for a solution to reduce costs.

Mining News Pro - LIMA, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Indigenous protesters in Peru have blocked China-owned miner MMG Ltd from using a highway on their community`s farmland high in the Andes, keeping the company from transporting copper from its massive Las Bambas mine, the community`s attorney said on Monday.

Mining News Pro - LUSAKA – NFC Africa, majority owned by China Non-ferrous Metals Company Limited (CNMC), on Wednesday launched output at a new $832-million Zambian copper mine, extending the firm`s lifespan by over 20 years.

Mining News Pro - SANTIAGO – The union representing workers of Chilean copper mine Escondida signed a new collective labor contract on Friday, ending the risk of a strike that could have paralyzed the world`s biggest copper mine.

Mining News Pro - The union representing workers of Chilean copper mine Escondida signed a new collective labor contract on Friday, ending the risk of a strike that could have paralyzed the world`s biggest copper mine.

Mining News Pro -Kaz Minerals copper miner on Thursday announced an interim dividend of 6 US cents per share, the first since 2012, in keeping with a growing trend for miners to focus on shareholder returns.

Mining News Pro - he union at the world`s largest copper mine, Escondida in Chile, has called off a strike planned to start on Tuesday after agreeing to extend talks with operator BHP for another day.

Mining News Pro - Minerals KAZ announced this week that it is buying a Baimskaya copper project in Russia in order to increase its copper production and reduce production costs.

Mining News Pro - Latin America-focused Westminster Resources (TSX.V: WMR) announced today that it has signed a letter of intent to acquire a land package in the La Ronge district of Saskatchewan, central Canada.

Mining News Pro - SANTIAGO – Workers at BHP Billiton`s Escondida mine in Chile, the world`s biggest copper mine, have voted to reject a company wage offer and go on strike, according to a communique sent to Reuters on Thursday

Mining News Pro - By Antonio De la Jara and Dave Sherwood SANTIAGO, July 31 (Reuters) - The union at BHP BillitonLtd's Escondida mine in Chile, the ...

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