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Asia's coal developers feeling left out by cold shoulder from banks

25 Jun 2019

NUSA DUA, Indonesia Developers of coal mines and coal-fired power plants in Asia are facing difficulties growing their businesses as global financial institutions refuse to back their projects to avoid criticism over climate change, industry participants said on Tuesday.

Asia's coal developers feeling left out by cold shoulder from banks

25 Jun 2019

NUSA DUA, Indonesia, June 25 Developers of coal mines and coal-fired power plants in Asia are facing difficulties growing their businesses as global financial institutions refuse to back their projects to avoid criticism over climate change, industry participants said on Tuesday.

Lower for longer: Supply glut in focus as Asia's biggest coal meet begins

24 Jun 2019

NUSA DUA, Indonesia Slowing economic growth in China is weighing on demand expectations for thermal coal in the world's biggest market for the fuel, while global moves towards cleaner energy are compounding problems arising from a glut in supply.

RPT-Australian rare earth miners push development deals to counter China grip

16 Jun 2019

* Australia has pipeline of new projects closest to development

Australian rare earth miners push development deals to counter China grip

14 Jun 2019

MELBOURNE Rare earth developers in Australia say they are edging closer to signing deals with new customers that would drive forward their projects amid mounting global supply concerns over the minerals that are crucial to high-tech industries.

India's Adani wins green light for long awaited Australian coal mine

13 Jun 2019

MELBOURNE India's Adani Enterprises on Thursday received the go-ahead to start construction of a controversial coal mine in outback Australia, after a state government approved a final permit on ground water management.

Australia's Clean Teq to offload half of battery metals project

04 Jun 2019

MELBOURNE Australian mine developer Clean Teq said on Tuesday it was looking to sell a stake in its nickel, cobalt and scandium project in central New South Wales, as it seeks a cornerstone partner to help fund development.

UPDATE 2-Australia's Clean Teq to offload half of battery metals project

04 Jun 2019

MELBOURNE, June 4 Australian mine developer Clean Teq said on Tuesday it was looking to sell a stake in its nickel, cobalt and scandium project in central New South Wales, as it seeks a cornerstone partner to help fund development.

Malaysia to let Australia's Lynas to continue running rare earths plant

30 May 2019

TOKYO, MELBOURNE Rare earths miner Lynas Corp will be allowed to keep operating a processing plant in Malaysia, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Thursday, ending months of uncertainty over the future of the Australian-based company's $800 million (633.26 million pounds) plant.

UPDATE 4-Australia's Lynas bets growth plan will smooth license issues, fend off rival

21 May 2019

* Spending plan may help renewal of Malaysian plant's license

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