Thursday, May 6, 2021
Trump v Biden and the future of the extractive industry
President Donald Trump’s policies on oil, gas and mining have been the topic of scrutiny since he took office in 2016. President Trump has fashioned himself as a pro-fossil fuel and mining politician with an...
Escalating trade dispute between China and Australia hurting commodities
Headline watch: In the last two weeks, the stand-off between China and Australia has become more serious and is hurting commodity exporters. China has banned as many as 7 commodities that contribute to it being one...
What the two presidential hopefuls have been saying about mining, oil and gas and the future of energy has been closely watched by the industry and there have been many interesting reports about it. We...
Arguments and counter arguments are heating up over the Chile’s Glacier Protection Bill. The bill’s history is chequered and has seen many twists and turns over the past few years and now, according to press...
Mexico’s government is taking measures to safeguard the mining industry there. The government recently announced a new police unit to guard the country’s mining operations. The force will consist of 118 officers of the Federal Protection...
Tesla, one of the world’s biggest vehicle and energy companies, was in the headlines this week because it joined the Fair Cobalt Alliance (FCA). Mining giant Glencore, just a few days ago, announced...