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Northern Minerals lines the coffers with another A$15m

https://www.miningweekly.com/article/northern-minerals-lines-the-coffers-with-another-a15m-2019-04-23


Pensana appoints Anglo American veteran as CEO

https://www.miningreview.com/central-africa/pensana-anglo-american-ceo/


Is there a silver lining on the horizon for Lynas?

https://www.theedgemarkets.com/article/there-silver-lining-horizon-lynas


To improve national security, the government must develop mining

https://www.financialexpress.com/opinion/to-improve-national-security-the-government-must-develop-mining/1556036/


Volkswagen joins blockchain initiative for purchasing cobalt

https://www.electrive.com/2019/04/23/volkswagen-joins-blockchain-initiative-for-purchasing-cobalt/


YESTERDAY'S NEWS


BAIINFO-Rare Earth Prices Run Stable

http://www.baiinfo.com.cn/en/RareEarth 


PREVIOUS NEWS 


Rare: The High-Stakes Race to Satisfy Our Need for the Scarcest Metals on Earth by Keith Veronese

http://thoriumbaby.com/rare-the-high-stakes-race-to-satisfy-our-need-for-the-scarcest-metals-on-earth-by-keith-veronese/

*Extremely extensive outline and discussion with a wide definition of RE. Includes looking at RE in terms of chemistry, mining, processing, recycling, economics, geography and politics etc. 


New study underscores the need to make rare earth metal use more sustainable

https://www.ourdailyplanet.com/story/new-study-underscores-the-need-to-make-rare-earth-metal-use-more-sustainable/ 


Neodymium Is the Heart of Wind turbines 

http://site-1550724-3745-8892.strikingly.com/blog/neodymium-is-the-heart-of-wind-turbines


Healthy debate needed on Lynas, says Saifuddin
https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2019/04/20/healthy-debate-needed-on-lynas-says-saifuddin/#lkEyF5215ZUbvJV2.99


Rare metal improves performance of energy-harvesting piezoelectric crystals

https://www.upi.com/Science_News/2019/04/19/2051555678744/?sl=1

 

Record result but still no breathing space for Lynas

https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/record-result-but-still-no-breathing-space-for-lynas-20190419-p51flq.html


Lynas hit by fresh allegations of 'illegal' waste storage

https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/lynas-hit-by-fresh-allegations-of-illegal-waste-storage-20190419-p51fmn.html


This rare earths miner is tiny: Why are so many people obsessing over it?

https://asia.nikkei.com/Business/CEO-in-the-news/This-rare-earths-miner-is-tiny-Why-are-so-many-people-obsessing-over-it

  

BAIINFO-Prices of Rare Earth Products Are Stable

http://www.baiinfo.com.cn/en/News/17907611


More Rare Earth Rumblings

https://semiengineering.com/more-rare-earth-rumblings/


A rare opportunity for America

https://www.gjsentinel.com/opinion/columns/a-rare-opportunity-for-america/article_81bb6546-6229-11e9-803a-20677ce05640.html


Rare Earth Stocks Under Investor’s Microscope – LYC, ALK, PEK

https://kalkinemedia.com/2019/04/19/rare-earth-stocks-under-investors-microscope-lyc-alk-pek/


Volkswagen Group joins collaboration for responsible sourcing of strategic minerals using blockchain; focus on cobalt


China Controls, Weaponizes Rare Earth Minerals

https://www.thetrumpet.com/20546-china-controls-weaponizes-rare-earth-minerals 


Materials stripped from recycled iPhones are being used in new Apple products

https://inews.co.uk/news/technology/materials-stripped-from-recycled-iphones-are-being-used-in-new-apple-products/


Lynas refutes Semambu assemblyman's claim on waste storage issue

http://www.bernama.com/en/general/news.php?id=1717927


New research exposes extent of mineral demand for renewable energy technologies

https://phys.org/news/2019-04-exposes-extent-mineral-demand-renewable.html

(*Full study on ‘RE Articles’ page)


Texas Mineral Resources produces multiple high-purity rare earth elements from Pennsylvania coal mining waste

https://www.worldcoal.com/mining/18042019/texas-mineral-resources-produces-multiple-high-purity-rare-earth-elements-from-pennsylvania-coal-mining-waste/


Lynas ignored 2011 warning to stop relying on political sway

https://themalaysianreserve.com/2019/04/18/lynas-ignored-2011-warning-to-stop-relying-on-political-sway/  

 

BAIINFO-NdPr Prices Decline Again

http://www.baiinfo.com.cn/en/News/17899017


U.S. Senators Introduce Legislation in Push to Re-Establish U.S. Domestic REE Supply Chain

http://americanresources.org/u-s-senators-introduce-legislation-in-push-to-re-establish-u-s-domestic-ree-supply-chain/ 


Report: Going 100% renewable power means a lot of dirty mining

https://grist.org/article/report-going-100-renewable-power-means-a-lot-of-dirty-mining/  


Lynas still has to move a radioactive mountain, say Malay officials

https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/lynas-still-has-to-move-a-radioactive-mountain-say-malay-officials-20190417-p51f1k.html

 

The Dirty Truth About Green Batteries

https://earther.gizmodo.com/the-dirty-truth-about-green-batteries-1833922990

 

SA closer to producing valuable rare earth minerals

https://citizen.co.za/business/2119442/sa-closer-to-producing-valuable-rare-earth-minerals/


BAIINFO-Prices of Dysprosium Products Rise (Summary)

http://www.baiinfo.com.cn/en/News/17890461


Lynas: Narrowing The Price-Value Gap

https://seekingalpha.com/article/4254746-lynas-narrowing-price-value-gap?dr=1

 

Lynas posts 33% jump in Q3 rare earths output, amid takeover interest

http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lynas-posts-33-jump-in-q3-rare-earths-output-amid-takeover-interest-2019-04-16/rep_id:3650

 

Second former minister aware of Lynas 'controversy'

https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/rare-earths-miner-lynas-says-in-ongoing-discussions-to-resolve-malaysian-licence-issues-20190416-p51eid.html

  

In March 2019, China’s rare earth export volume increased (Google Trans)

http://newmat.chinaiol.com/xtcl/t/0415/83209416.html


Minmetals rare earth 2018 net profit increased year-on-year (Google Trans)

http://newmat.chinaiol.com/xtcl/t/0415/76209422.html


Southern rare earth group 铽镝 oxide latest listing price increase (Google Trans)

http://newmat.chinaiol.com/xtcl/t/0416/66209464.html

  

Electric cars can clean up the mining industry – here’s how

http://theconversation.com/electric-cars-can-clean-up-the-mining-industry-heres-how-115369 


Malaysian concerns over Lynas raised with Kevin Rudd in 2011

https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/malaysian-concerns-over-lynas-raised-with-kevin-rudd-in-2011-20190415-p51ebx.html


Lynas drifts as fundamentals back in focus

https://www.afr.com/business/banking-and-finance/lynas-drifts-as-fundamentals-back-in-focus-20190415-p51e7p

(*can’t access? Read on Lynas forum  https://rareearthsinvestor.discussion.community/post/wesfarmers-9-april-2019-proposal-to-acquire-lynas-corporation-%E2%80%93-update-10103370

   

In March 2019, China’s rare earth export volume increased (needs Google Trans)

http://newmat.chinaiol.com/xtcl/t/0415/83209416.html


Dissonant narratives condemn Wesfarmers to hostile progress on Lynas 

https://www.afr.com/business/mining/rare-earths/dissonant-narratives-condemn-wesfarmers-to-hostile-progress-on-lynas-20190414-p51e1k

(* can't access? - read on the Lynas Forum board)

https://rareearthsinvestor.discussion.community/post/wesfarmers-9-april-2019-proposal-to-acquire-lynas-corporation-%E2%80%93-update-10103370 


The Skeleton In The Electric Car Closet

https://www.libertynation.com/the-skeleton-in-the-electric-car-closet/


Wesfarmers' Bid For Lynas Might Be Increased

https://seekingalpha.com/article/4254250-wesfarmers-bid-lynas-might-increased


Arafura Resources has capital raising news imminent and is in a trading halt

https://www.proactiveinvestors.com.au/companies/news/218462/arafura-resources-has-capital-raising-news-imminent-and-is-in-a-trading-halt-218462.html 


'Innocents abroad': How Wesfarmers put its reputation on the line in Malaysia

https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/innocents-abroad-how-wesfarmers-put-its-reputation-on-the-line-in-malaysia-20190412-p51dh1.html 


Wesfarmers chief defends ethics in $1.5 billion toxic battle

https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/wesfarmers-chief-defends-ethics-in-1-5-billion-toxic-battle-20190412-p51dn4.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_feed 


Texas Mineral Resources Consortium Successfully Produces Multiple High-Purity Rare Earth Elements from Pennsylvania Coal Mining Waste Material

https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2019/04/12/1803248/0/en/Texas-Mineral-Resources-Consortium-Successfully-Produces-Multiple-High-Purity-Rare-Earth-Elements-from-Pennsylvania-Coal-Mining-Waste-Material.html


New regulator now 'keeping an eye' on Lynas bid

https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/new-regulator-now-keeping-an-eye-on-lynas-bid-20190412-p51dlp.html


Will Malaysia Leave Lynas In Limbo?

https://www.sharecafe.com.au/2019/04/12/will-malaysia-leave-lynas-in-limbo/


Politics could upend global trade in rare earth elements

https://science.sciencemag.org/content/364/6436/114


Wesfarmers boss bites back at Lynas attacks on 'reputation, integrity'

https://www.afr.com/business/mining/rare-earths/wesfarmers-boss-bites-back-at-lynas-attacks-on-reputation-integrity-20190411-p51dbg (* can't access? - read on the Lynas forum)

https://rareearthsinvestor.discussion.community/post/wesfarmers-9-april-2019-proposal-to-acquire-lynas-corporation-%E2%80%93-update-10103370?pid=1308271673 


Rare earth industry confident after Lynas takeover bid

https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/rare-earth-industry-confident-after-lynas-takeover-bid/


Montoro Expands Information on Wicheeda North, B.C. Canada - Rare Earth Element (REE) Project

https://www.marketwatch.com/press-release/montoro-expands-information-on-wicheeda-north-bc-canada---rare-earth-element-ree-project-2019-04-11


Wes who? Lynas workers on front line of takeover battle

https://www.afr.com/business/mining/wes-who-lynas-workers-on-front-line-of-takeover-battle-20190410-p51cpx

(*can't access? -  read on  Lynas forum https://rareearthsinvestor.discussion.community/post/wesfarmers-9-april-2019-proposal-to-acquire-lynas-corporation-%E2%80%93-update-10103370)

  

Lynas - respect the science

https://www.malaysiakini.com/letters/471838


Production of rare earth permanent magnet materials industry in January-February 2019

http://newmat.chinaiol.com/xtcl/t/0409/85209244.html

  

China's rare-earth imports from Myanmar will decline

http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1145413.shtml


Rare Earths MMI: Lynas Considers Australia Processing Plant Amid Regulatory Pressure in Malaysia

https://agmetalminer.com/2019/04/10/rare-earths-mmi-lynas-considers-australia-processing-plant-amid-regulatory-pressure-in-malaysia/


Battery Research Gets A Boost In Australia As A Mineral Processing Dispute Simmers In Malaysia

https://www.forbes.com/sites/timtreadgold/2019/04/10/battery-research-gets-a-boost-in-australia-as-a-mineral-processing-dispute-simmers-in-malaysia/#4886d15e2c09

  

Malaysia environment groups, Lynas workers rally over rare earths plan

https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-lynas-corp-malaysia/malaysia-environment-groups-lynas-workers-rally-over-rare-earths-plant-idUKKCN1RM0AD?rpc=401&






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