Improved sales show the diamond market may have bottomed out and be on the slow road to recovery, say analysts.
Jean-Sébastien Jacques, as well as iron ore boss Chris Salisbury, and corporate affairs head Simone Niven will have to step down.
Rio and Turquoise Hill will also jointly seek to raise up to $500 million in additional lending to move Oyu Tolgoi underground forward.
The miner has not set goals to cut its Scope 3 emissions — those indirectly generated by end-users.
The mill expansion at B2Gold’s flagship Fekola mine in Mali will process 7.5 million tonnes of ore a year.
The precious gemstones miner is stepping up efforts to market its emeralds and rubies in China after a report highlighted the “huge potential” for ethically sourced gems in that market.
Resolute said unionized workers at its Syama gold mine plan to go on a 10-day strike if certain demands are not met.
It has been linked to deaths and injuries resulting from the actions of security guards at its Williamson mine.
The Canadian company has acquired a 1% net smelter return royalty on the Janice Lake copper-silver project.
Latest studies on Ivanhoe and Zijin’s Kamoa-Kakula project in the DRC show the asset could become the world’s second largest copper mine.