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Australia says coal market 'booming' as it dismisses Glencore cuts 21.2.2019 Reuters: Money News
Australia needs to capture as much of the 'booming' coal market as possible, a government minister said on Thursday, a day after major producer Glencore said it would curtail further coal output expansions to limit climate change.
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Goa CM asks cabinet to find solution for mining industry crisis 19.2.2019 Sify Finance
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday told the state cabinet that the solution for the current crisis on mining industry should be found out within the ambit of the
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Brazil bans upstream mining dams after deadly Vale disaster 18.2.2019 Reuters: Money News
Brazil's government on Monday banned new upstream mining dams and ordered the decommissioning of all such dams by 2021, targeting the type of structure that burst last month in the town of Brumadinho, killing hundreds of people.
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Exclusive: Brazil miner Vale knew deadly dam had heightened risk of collapse 12.2.2019 Reuters: Top News
Vale SA, the world's largest iron ore miner, knew last year that the dam in Brazil that collapsed in January and killed at least 165 people had a heightened risk of rupturing, according to an internal document seen by Reuters on Monday.
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Nitin Gadkari Lashes Out At State-Run Firm Chief For Skipping Event 10.2.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Union minister Nitin Gadkari was peeved about the absence of the Managing Director of Manganese Ore India Ltd. (MOIL) at a mining-related conclave on Saturday, saying he needs to be "put in his...
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Brazil evacuates towns near Vale, ArcelorMittal dams on fears of collapse 8.2.2019 Reuters: World News
Some 700 people were evacuated early on Friday from Brazilian towns near two separate tailings dams operated by Vale SA and ArcelorMittal on mounting fears of a recurrence of last month's deadly dam burst nearby.
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Vale declares force majeure on some contracts after deadly dam burst 6.2.2019 Reuters: World News
Brazilian miner Vale SA on Tuesday declared force majeure on some iron ore contracts after a court-ordered halt to a mine responsible for nearly 9 percent of its output following a dam burst which likely killed more than 300 people.
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Audit of burst Brazil dam found issues with drainage, monitoring: reports 5.2.2019 Reuters: World News
A report commissioned by Brazilian miner Vale SA last year to look into the stability of the tailings dam that ruptured Jan. 25 certified it as sound but raised concerns over its drainage and monitoring systems, newspaper Folha de S. Paulo reported on ...
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Trading house Mitsubishi maintains full-year profit forecast 5.2.2019 Reuters: Money News
Japan's biggest trading house Mitsubishi Corp on Tuesday posted a 6 percent rise in its April-December net profit thanks to higher income from energy operations, and stuck to its record profit forecast for the year despite one-off ...
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121 Killed, 226 Missing In Brazil Dam Disaster 3.2.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The toll from a dam collapse last week at a mine in southeast Brazil has risen to 121 dead and 226 missing, according to officials Saturday.
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Brazilians little moved by Vale overtures in wake of disaster 31.1.2019 Reuters: World News
Residents of the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais reacted with indifference and in many cases dismissal at a raft of measures mining giant Vale SA pledged to adopt in recent days in the wake of a dam burst that likely killed over 300 people.
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As Death Toll In Brazil Nears 100, Vale Dam Disaster Relatives Lose Hope 31.1.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Brazilian rescue teams have recovered the bodies of 99 people buried after the rupture last week of a Vale tailings dam, and with over 250 people still missing, relatives at the disaster site are fast...
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ArcelorMittal's bid to buy stake in Bosnian iron ore mine rejected 30.1.2019 Reuters: Money News
ArcelorMittal's application to bid for the Bosnian government's stake in the Ljubija iron ore mine has been rejected over procedural issues, prompting the world's largest steelmaker to warn of risks to the future of mining in the ...
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U.N. rights experts seek inquiry into toxic waste from Brazil dam 30.1.2019 Reuters: World News
United Nations human rights experts called on Wednesday for an impartial investigation into the deadly collapse of a dam in Minas Gerais, Brazil, and into toxicity of the waste from the iron ore mine owned by Vale.
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Brazil's Vale to sacrifice output for safety after deadly dam collapse 30.1.2019 Reuters: Money News
Vale SA, the world's largest iron ore miner, said it would sacrifice production for safety to avoid another tailings dam failure, after the death toll in the second dam collapse in just over three years was expected to exceed 300.
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Brazil dam collapse: Toll rises to 84, over 270 still missing 30.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Indigenous group Pataxo-Hahahae expressed fears about their future as the collapse has polluted a river it depends on for food and water.
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Vale says it will sacrifice output for dam safety in Brazil 30.1.2019 Reuters: World News
Vale SA, the world's largest iron ore miner, vowed to sacrifice production for safety to avoid another instance of the tailings dam failures that have tarred its legacy - a move that sent metal prices and shares of rivals soaring.
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'Run to the pickup!': One worker's unlikely escape from death as dam bursts 30.1.2019 Reuters: World News
For Marco Antonio Ribeiro da Silva, a 39-year-old maintenance worker at iron ore miner Vale SA, God took the form of a Toyota Hilux pickup truck last Friday afternoon.
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Vale to cut output, shut down dams after Brazil disaster 30.1.2019 Reuters: World News
Vale SA, the world's largest iron ore miner, on Tuesday vowed to take as much as 10 percent of its ore output offline in order to decommission 10 more dams like the one that burst last week, killing scores of workers and nearby residents.
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"Run To The Pickup": Man's Unlikely Escape From Death In Brazil Dam Burst 30.1.2019 NDTV News - Latest
For Marco Antonio Ribeiro da Silva, a 39-year-old maintenance worker at iron ore miner Vale SA, God took the form of a Toyota Hilux pickup truck last Friday afternoon.
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