Mincor has locked in $18 million in an oversubscribed placement and will raise a further $5 million in a share purchase plan to support the restart of its Kambalda nickel operations.

The discovery of a mysterious fungus in WA’s Peel region could be a game changer for the mining industry amid concern over a decline in Australian gold production.

French and German renewable energy giants are locked in a $2 million dispute over a solar project at Sandfire Resources’ DeGrussa copper-gold mine near Meekatharra.

The rebirth of Eastern Goldfields has taken another step forward with institutional and high net worth investors stepping up to meet a shortfall of funds needed to recapitalise the failed gold producer as Ora Banda Mining.

Kidman Resources shareholders will vote on Wesfarmers’ $776 million takeover offer in August after the lithium miner entered into a scheme implementation deed with the WA-based conglomerate.

The sharp rise in popularity of battery materials among explorers is underscoring the importance of the McGowan Government's Future Battery Industry strategy, according to Mines and Petroleum Minister Bill Johnston. 

Fortescue Metals Group will push ahead with a US$287 ($417) million extension of its giant Solomon iron ore hub in the Pilbara.

Passenger traffic within WA to resources centres is surging as the green shoots of a recovery take root.

NRW Holdings has all but ruled out making a play for BGC Contracting, which the Buckeridge family has up for sale.

Clive Palmer will continue to receive more than $1 million day from the Sino Iron project in the Pilbara after the Court of Appeal dismissed an application against the royalty by project operator CITIC.

Tim Roberts has reinforced his belief in Mineral Resources’ lithium ambitions by splashing out nearly $19 million to expand his stake in the miner.