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  • Peru's La Oroya smelter auction draws no bids

    3/10/17
    A fresh attempt to sell off Peru's bankrupt La Oroya polymetallic smelter fell through after an auction failed to receive bids. The three companies that qualified to bid for the zinc-lead smelter and Cobriza copper mine baulked at...

  • El Salvador hears call for mining ban

    2/8/17
    Metallic mining should be banned in El Salvador to avoid environmental damage and human rights violations, the government's environment commission heard. The country is not an appropriate jurisdiction for mining due to its degraded ...