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Pan American wins shareholder OK for Tahoe Resources takeover

08 Jan 2019

Pan American Silver Corp's $1.07 billion cash-and-stock offer to buy rival Tahoe Resources Inc was approved by shareholders of both companies on Tuesday, putting responsibility for Guatemala's troubled Escobal mine in the hands of a new owner.

Exclusive: Albemarle pushes Chile to reverse lithium quota decision - filings

06 Dec 2018

SANTIAGO/HOUSTON Albemarle Corp has launched an aggressive lobbying campaign after Chilean regulators denied its request to boost lithium output, stressing the company's importance to Chile's economy and workers, according to records reviewed by Reuters.

Mining industry leadership set for changing of the guard

30 Nov 2018

Titans of the mining industry who have led the industry through myriad storms for decades are set to retire over the next few years, a once-in-a-generation turnover that has sparked a search for fresh talent with far different skills than current executives.

Standard Lithium, Lanxess mull Arkansas lithium joint venture

12 Nov 2018

Standard Lithium Ltd said on Monday it had signed an agreement with Lanxess AG to build a pilot plant that will process lithium from Arkansas brine, part of an ongoing study on whether to develop a joint venture to produce the white metal.

Standard Lithium, Lanxess mull Arkansas lithium joint venture

12 Nov 2018

Nov 12 Standard Lithium Ltd said on Monday it had signed an agreement with Lanxess AG to build a pilot plant that will process lithium from Arkansas brine, part of an ongoing study on whether to develop a joint venture to produce the white metal.

UPDATE 2-Albemarle freezes Chile expansion plans in wake of lithium tech scrutiny

08 Nov 2018

Nov 8 Albemarle Corp on Thursday defended a previously announced process it has said could boost lithium production in Chile but at the same time postponed two expansion projects in the country that would have needed the new technology to be successful.

Albemarle profit rise beats forecasts on lithium price hikes

07 Nov 2018

Albemarle Corp , the world's largest lithium producer, on Wednesday posted quarterly profit that rose more than expected due in part to price hikes, though unexpected production problems cut its output of the white metal.

Albemarle's claim to unique lithium technology draws scrutiny

07 Nov 2018

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif./SANTIAGO Albemarle Corp's claim to have developed a unique process that would more than triple its lithium production from Chile's Atacama desert without using more water is drawing increased scrutiny from regulators and investors pushing for more details.

For Tahoe Resources, Guatemala troubles underscore tense outlook

06 Nov 2018

A years-long fight over the future of the world's second largest silver mine between Tahoe Resources Inc and opponents of the project shows no signs of abating, creating uncertainty for the U.S. miner and its investors.

For Tahoe Resources, Guatemala troubles underscore tense outlook

06 Nov 2018

Nov 6 A years-long fight over the future of the world's second largest silver mine between Tahoe Resources Inc and opponents of the project shows no signs of abating, creating uncertainty for the U.S. miner and its investors.

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