Gold hopeful Genesis Minerals is looking to up the ante in the northern Goldfields after joining forces with Kin Mining in a joint-venture farm-in agreement south of Leonora.

Rio Tinto is considering its options after the Takeovers Panel ruled the mining giant can’t use its funding of a clean up of a controversial Northern Territory uranium mine to acquire a partially owned subsidiary.

Four proponents eyeing off land west of Kalgoorlie-Boulder’s townsite could be the shot in the arm the Goldfields city needs to position itself as Australia’s leading critical minerals processing centre.

Workers at a world-first rare earths mine in the East Kimberley are being encouraged to move to fly in and fly out of Broome.

Australian strategic metals company TNG has signed a Binding Term Sheet with global commodity trader GUNVOR for potential offtake of 40 per cent of the high-purity vanadium pentoxide produced by the Company’s flagship 100 per cent-owned Mount Peake Vanadium-Titanium-Iron Project.

Resolute Mining today announced the sulphide roaster at its Syama gold mine in Mali has been repaired.

Those involved in creating the $621 million Gruyere gold mine are holding up the development as a shining example of not only what is possible in remote WA in terms of discovering and generating new wealth, but also in sharing the benefits with the local Aboriginal community.

Saracen Mineral Holdings boss Raleigh Finlayson says Saracen had nothing to do with the departure of the Super Pit’s former General Manager Cecile Thaxter.

Sixteen indigenous students from across the State spent the past week in the Goldfields as part of a program encouraging careers in the mining industry.

WA led a national rise in mineral exploration in the September quarter, pointing to further confidence in the resources sector and the broader State economy.

Saracen Minerals boss Raleigh Finlayson believes the local miner’s purchase of a 50 per cent stake in Kalgoorlie-Boulder’s famous Super Pit is a shot in the arm for its US-based joint venture partner.