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'We aren't going anywhere': How Panama fishing boats brought First Quantum to its knees

Reuters 29 Nov 2023
PANAMA CITY/TORONTO, Nov 29 (Reuters) - For more than a month, a group of 16 fishing boats has been blocking a key port in Panama, choking off coal and essential supplies destined for First Quantum Minerals' (FM.TO) giant copper mine there, eventually forcing it to halt operations at the company's biggest revenue source.

Explainer: What happens next after Panama's top court strikes down First Quantum contract?

Reuters 28 Nov 2023
Nov 28 (Reuters) - Panama's top court on Tuesday ruled that First Quantum Minerals Ltd's new contract unconstitutional after unprecedented protests against the mining contract that the Canadian miner signed with the government last month ... The $10-billion copper mine produces a critical metal for production of electric vehicles.

Panama's top court deals a blow to Canada's First Quantum, rules mining contract unconstitutional

Reuters 28 Nov 2023
PANAMA CITY, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Canadian miner First Quantum's contract to operate a lucrative copper mine in Panama is unconstitutional, the country's Supreme Court declared on Tuesday following weeks of protests against the deal, putting the company on the long and unpredictable road of international arbitration.

Green and gold: how a farming community responds when miners come to town

The Observer 26 Nov 2023
Gold mine assessed as being in an area of low heritage ... Construction of the mine is currently on hold due to an application for cultural heritage protection under federal legislation, lodged on behalf of Wiradyuri traditional owners in 2020 ... Non-Indigenous landowners are also organising against the mine ... Mining companies do.”.

First Quantum's Panama mine not operating at commercial production levels

Reuters 24 Nov 2023
Nov 23 (Reuters) - A major Panama copper mine run by Canada's First Quantum Minerals (FM.TO) is not operating at commercial levels, a spokesman said on Thursday, following blockades by protesters at a key port that have prevented the miner from receiving shipments of coal that power the site and other supplies.

Panama's top court weighs challenges to First Quantum copper mine contract

Reuters 24 Nov 2023
Nov 24 (Reuters) - Panama's top court is expected to start deliberations on Friday to rule on several constitutional challenges to First Quantum Minerals' (FM.TO) contract for the Cobre Panama mine, an outcome keenly watched by the global copper market and investors ... 3 signed a bill banning all new mining concessions and extensions.

Panama court likely to revoke First Quantum copper mine contract

Reuters 13 Nov 2023
Nov 13 (Reuters) - Panama's top court is likely to rule against Canadian miner First Quantum when it decides on the fate of a key copper mine contract in the coming weeks, a majority of lawyers in a Reuters survey said, citing precedent for a similar verdict ... 3 signed a bill banning all new mining concessions and extensions.

'The Madwoman of Chaillot' staging at GAHS

Gettysburg Times 09 Nov 2023
... with a self-centered celebrity and a ruthless prospector to destroy the Chaillot neighborhood of Paris as they attempt to mine the earth’s largest remaining store of oil, which happens to be directly underneath a cozy cafe in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower,” the release reads.

Why might Panama cancel a copper mine contract?

Reuters 03 Nov 2023
Nov 3 (Reuters) - Panama's abrupt moves this week to potentially annul the contract for one of the world's biggest and newest copper mines through a referendum and proposed law alarmed global investors and wiped out about 40% of First Quantum Minerals' (FM.TO) market value.

Miner First Quantum faces rocky road as Panama protesters dig in

Reuters 02 Nov 2023
Nov 1 (Reuters) - Battered Canadian mining company First Quantum Minerals (FM.TO) is bracing for a rocky road ahead as Panama moves to strike down its contract to operate one of the world's largest copper mines ... The government has not commented on whether the mine must cease production if the contract is rejected.

Ghost Hounds rhythm section drums up publicity for hometown headlining show at The Roxian

The Times - Beaver 26 Oct 2023
17 ... "We've done a lot of support for other bands, which we're lucky to do ... "I know the song I want to play," Lanzetta interjects, singing a line from "When Your Shadow Touches Mine." ... "We've got a live video that's out there from Thunderbird Cafe where we're playing 'When Your Shadow Touches Mine.' It's going to be so good to play that one again.".

New owners set reopening date for iconic Daytona burger joint

News Journal - Daytona Beach 20 Oct 2023
WATCH. Founder of Daytona's Brickyard restaurant reflects on nearly 30 years in business ... 1 ... There's a reason for that ... to 8 p.m ... Allan has never owned a restaurant before, but his mom owned cafes in Kansas when he was growing up. "I worked in restaurants as a young man," he said, adding, "It's been a dream of mine to have a restaurant for a long time.".

Voting opens in regional and remote communities ahead of Indigenous voice referendum

The Observer 24 Sep 2023
At the Bushcraft cafe in Girilambone, 210km north of Dubbo in New South Wales, Rachael Fanning and her family will host a polling place in the cafe car park on Monday. Girilambone is home to about 30 people, along with workers at the nearby Murrawombie copper mine.

Headline speakers announced for inaugural ‘Proof-of-Work Summit’, taking place in Prague 25-27th September 2023!

Cryptopolitan 08 Sep 2023
It seemed fitting that the first Proof-of-Work (POW) Summit be hosted in Prague – birthplace of the world’s first Bitcoin mining pool, hardware wallet and Bitcoin cafe ... on subjects like ‘advancements in mining’ to ‘changes in public policy’, and everything in between.

UAE’s Phoenix Group links up with Green Data City to start $300m crypto farm in Oman

The National 24 Aug 2023
Muscat-based Green Data City has joined forces with Abu Dhabi’s Phoenix Group to develop a $300 million crypto-mining farm in Oman. The 150-megawatt farm, which will be one of the largest crypto-mining data centres in the region, will be installed in Green Data City, the entities said in a joint statement.

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