The dilemma facing cryptocurrency

A White House executive order to lay out a national policy for digital assets should help boost credibility for cryptocurrencies, but concerns that decentralised finance technology can help evade sanctions still lingers for policymakers and investors.
March 29, 2022

Chinese mining M&A revival

China's oil and gas giants are focused on integration after acquisition sprees, while mining companies drive acquisition volumes.
June 25, 2014

Eco-miners to the rescue

Mining billionaire and Ivanhoe founder Robert Friedland is rubbing his hands with glee at the prospect of a greener economy in Asia, especially in China.
March 25, 2014

Restructuring India's coal industry

India is blessed with abundant coal but it has not always made best use of this resource. It could be time to imitate China’s mining prowess.
March 21, 2014