Australia wants to streamline resource sector regulation

Australia wants to streamline resource sector regulation

Australia’s Productivity Commission will conduct a 12-month review aimed at streamlining regulation in the resources sector. In an official communiqué, Commission representatives said the plan is to look at best-practice examples of regulation...

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CNUC buys stake in Namibia mine from Rio Tinto

CNUC buys stake in Namibia mine from Rio Tinto

China National Uranium Corp Ltd, a subsidiary of China National Nuclear Corp, announced that it has purchased 68.62 percent of the Rossing uranium mine in Namibia from mining giant Rio Tinto, the company said on Thursday. “This cooperation...

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Trump declines to set U.S. uranium production quotas

Trump declines to set U.S. uranium production quotas

U.S. President Donald Trump late Friday declined to issue quotas for domestic uranium production but instead ordered a new 90-day review by a group of federal agencies. Trump said in a written memorandum he did not concur with a U.S. Commerce...

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Namibia says China can buy Rio’s uranium stake if it respects laws

Namibia says China can buy Rio’s uranium stake if it respects laws

Namibia’s mines and energy minister said he has no objection to Rio Tinto’s sale of its uranium mine stake to China provided it respects the African nation’s laws. Rio, which is seeking to divest less profitable assets, said...

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Australia approves Cameco’s controversial uranium mine

Australia approves Cameco’s controversial uranium mine

Australia’s federal government has given the go ahead to Cameco’s (TSX:CCO, NYSE:CCJ) vast Yeelirrie uranium project, located 500 kilometres north of Kalgoorlie in Western Australia. The country’s Department of Environment and Energy...

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Cobalt, uranium and silver prices expected to rally in 2019

Cobalt, uranium and silver prices expected to rally in 2019

A new report by FocusEconomics on the prospects of commodities this year and next paints a mixed picture. The survey of investment banks, institutions and research houses compiled by the Barcelona-based company has good news for long-suffering...

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The commodity market recovery will be led by gold – PDAC 2019

The commodity market recovery will be led by gold – PDAC 2019

PDAC 2019 concluded on Mar 6th in Toronto and there is a bit of optimism in terms of sentiment that the commodity market will be in full recovery soon.  However, the level of optimism does vary when you are talking with the organizer, mining...

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Generating Uranium Mining Projects in Peru and Canada – Fission 3.0 Corp. (TSXV:FUU) NAI500 PDAC 2019 Coverage

Generating Uranium Mining Projects in Peru and Canada – Fission 3.0 Corp. (TSXV:FUU) NAI500 PDAC 2019 Coverage

In this interview at the recent PDAC 2019 Convention in Toronto, NAI500 spoke with Jeffrey Mushaluk – Principal of Fission 3.0 Corp. (TSXV:FUU) about its uranium project incubation strategy.

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Are Uranium Prices Poised to Rise?- Fission Uranium Corp (TSX:FCU) NAI500 PDAC 2019 Coverage

Are Uranium Prices Poised to Rise?- Fission Uranium Corp (TSX:FCU) NAI500 PDAC 2019 Coverage

In this interview at the recent PDAC 2019 Convention in Toronto, NAI500 spoke with Dev Randhawa – Chairman & CEO at Fission Uranium Corp.(TSX:FCU), about the award-winning PLS uranium project, host to the near-surface, high-grade Triple...

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Vancouver junior acquires Temple Mountain vanadium property in Utah

Vancouver junior acquires Temple Mountain vanadium property in Utah

First Division Ventures (CSE: FDIV) announced this week that it has entered into an Assignment and Property Option Agreement with Geoxplor Corporation of Arizona, for the option to acquire a 100% interest in the Temple Mountain property in Utah...

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Rio Tinto sells stake in Rossing uranium mine to China

Rio Tinto sells stake in Rossing uranium mine to China

Mining giant Rio Tinto, (ASX, LON:RIO) has agreed to sell its controlling stake in Rössing Uranium in Namibia to a state-backed Chinese company, in a deal that could bring up to $106.5 million to the world’s second largest miner’s coffers. The...

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