Official Roll-out of the Blueprint for the Development of a Malaysian Rare Earth Industry

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The Straits Settlements, The Place that Britain’s Royal Navy Developed to Secure its Supply of Tin for Admiralty Bronze is now Entering the Age of Technology Metals as a Heavy Rare Earth Metals and End-Use Products Supplier. Modern Malaysia is now entering the 21st century as a rapidly developing self-sufficient high tech economy. Earlier this week the Malaysian Academy of…

Tesla and competitors to place pressure on global graphite demand for Li-ion manufacturing facilities in 2015

This last month and a half has been rather lacklustre for the graphite sector as a whole but the demand and prospects for this material should improve noticeably in 2015. When considering the market for graphite it is important to note the main reason for its demand. Graphite contains carbon, which is the element that gives a diamond its strength. It…

Rivkin: The Santa Claus Rally

S&P 500 testing all-time highs again, ASX 200 retraces its December drop, Aussie dollar struggling to break below 81c, ASX futures 17 points higher This time last week I had written off the likelihood of a Santa Claus Rally; however, all of a sudden markets began shaking off the blues from the middle of last week and the US S&P…

Significant zinc reserves are just one of the advantages of Chesapeake’s Metates gold project

Chesapeake Gold Corp. (‘Chesapeake’, TSXV: CKG), an emerging gold company with considerable pedigree given its connection to Goldcorp (CEO Randy Reifel, has been director of Goldcorp and Goldcorp holds a 9% stake in Chesapeake’s shares) has announced that an updated pre-feasibility study (PFS) for its Metates Gold-Silver-Zinc Project (‘Metates’) located in Durango State, Mexico is imminent; it is expected to…

The Difference Between The Signal and The Noise In Commodities

In 2012, Nate Silver, a well known statistician and writer, penned the book “The Signal and The Noise” which discusses using statistics and probabilities to determine real-world outcomes. With volatility in the financial markets on the rise led by a collapsing oil price and plunging emerging market currencies, determining and differentiating the signals from the noise has profound implications for…

Going Sideways and the Miraculins on Bay St.

"The difference between a hero and a coward is one step sideways." -- Gene Hackman InvestorIntelReport: Many years ago, when I used to have to negotiate with teenagers – a memory, I have aptly forgotten; I recall one frustration that was remedied through repetition and reward. As anyone who has teens can attest to….decision making is not their forte. So…

Debunking the lower oil prices makes renewable energy less competitive myth

The dramatic and bearish market reaction to falling oil prices has benefited important sectors of the economy: the airlines, logistics and manufacturing industries have been among the biggest winners. But what about the power generation sector? There is the ‘gut’ perception that low oil prices would necessarily lead to lower power costs, but this is not the case. Simply, crude…

Miraculins brings CSI to diabetic testing

Miraculins Inc. tasting sweetness of regulatory approvals, seeks market inroads for pre-diabetes, Type 2 diabetes screening device Miraculins Inc. (TSXV: MOM) is tasting the sweetness of its Class 2 approval by Health Canada’s Medical Devices Bureau (and equivalent certifications in EU and Mexico) as it seeks market inroads with its flagship project, the Scout DSTM, a diabetes screening device that detects…

Eurobonds and potash will boost Ethiopia and Africa’s food security

Ethiopia issued a dollar based bond to fund its development goals focused on increasing agricultural production, power generation and transportation infrastructure including the 6,000 megawatt Millennium Dam hydroelectricity project on a Nile river tributary. Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan will be handling the sale of the ten year bond (yielding 6.75%). Ethiopia has been Africa’s fastest growing economy for the…

Phillips on the rebound odds for the resource sector in the new year

November 28, 2014 — In a special InvestorIntel interview, the Editor-in-Chief and Publisher Tracy Weslosky interviews Jefferey D. Phillips, Managing Director of Global Market Development on the 75% odds for a "pretty good rebound" for the resource sector starting as early as December. Tracy Weslosky: Jeff the last time I saw you was in New Orleans when you gave me this silver…

Ecclestone rehashes the thorium debate

Our note several months back on the subject of Thorium created a massive stir. The comments section exploded and frankly so much pseudo-science has not been seen since the Alchemy fad of the Middle Ages…the problem was that some of those with Rare Earth deposits with Thorium felt that legislative action would be their Silver Bullet cure for what ails…
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Saudis See Oil Recovery as U.A.E. Urges Non-OPEC Cuts

December 22, 2014 (Source: Bloomberg) -- Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates reiterated pledges to keep pumping the same amount of crude, blaming non-OPEC producers for the glut of oil that’s driven prices to the lowest in five…

Tinka Provides Update On Drill Programs At Ayawilca-Colquipucro, Peru

December 18, 2014 (Source: Tinka Resources) -- Tinka Resources Limited ("Tinka" or the "Company") (TSXV: TK) (OTCPK: TKRFF) is pleased to provide an update of its exploration programs at its 100%-owned Ayawilca and Colquipucro projects in central Peru.Dr. Graham Carman,…

Great Lakes Graphite Continues Lochaber Winter Drill Program

December 18, 2014 (Source: Newsfile) -- Great Lakes Graphite Inc. (TSXV: GLK) ("Great Lakes" or the "Company"), is pleased to provide the following update on the 2014 Lochaber Winter Drill Program. Mr. Kyle Loney, President of Wolf Mountain Drilling, the contractor…

Orbite Receives Two New Patents

December 18, 2014 (Source: Marketwired) -- Orbite Aluminae Inc. (TSX:ORT)(OTCQX:EORBF) ("Orbite" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Canadian Intellectual Property Office has granted and issued two new patents to Orbite. The two patents are Canadian patent 2,829,049,…

Cuba’s Half Century of Isolation to End

December 17, 2014 (Source: Businessweek) -- Cuba and the U.S. will begin to normalize relations in a surprising move by the Obama administration that will loosen a trade and travel embargo that is among the last remnants of Cold…

Australia must give nuclear energy a chance

December 18, 2014 (Source: The Australian) -- Barack Obama’s former energy adviser, Steven Chu, recently referred to Australia’s stance on nuclear power as terribly strange. It’s not surprising. If any country in the world should embrace nuclear power, it…

Mazorro Provides Update on GrowPros MMP Activities

December 17, 2014 (Source: Marketwired) -- Mazorro Resources Inc. (the "Company") (CSE:MZO)(FRANKFURT:JAM) announces that, further to its press release November 6, 2014 announcing the signature of a definitive agreement with GrowPros MMP Inc. ("GrowPros") and in anticipation of a successful closing…

Six technologies poised to revolutionize PCs in 2015

December 16, 2014 (Source: PC World) -- In an era of slick gadgets, PCs are the dinosaurs, ensnared in wire clutter, sporting tired 2D cameras and stricken with the occasional blue screen of death. Technology coming up in 2015,…

Kenya: Geothermal Top Power Source for Kenya

December 16, 2014 (Source: All Africa) -- Kenya's geothermal power generation touched a fresh high in October, topping the country's power mix and signalling relief for electricity consumers. Data show geothermal generated was 339.4 million units (kilowatt-hours), a record…

UAE nuclear program reaches out to public

December 16, 2014 (Source: World Nuclear News) -- Senior figures from Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) are attending open public forums to explain the progress of the United Arab Emirates' nuclear energy program. The day-long meetings are being held in Silla,…

Foreign Investors Pile Into Bonds

December 16, 2014 (Source: Wall Street Journal) -- Foreign investors are snapping up Treasury bonds at the fastest clip in two years, propelling yields to fresh lows even as the U.S. economy gains steam. Purchases by China, Japan, Switzerland…

November gold imports at 151.58 tonnes – trade ministry

December 16, 2014 (Source: Reuters) -- India's gold imports in November reached 151.58 tonnes, according to data provided by India's trade ministry on Tuesday, marking a 38 percent increase from 109.55 tonnes in October. Data on Monday had showed gold…

Joseph A. Carrabba Joins NioCorp’s Board of Directors

December 16, 2014 (Source: Marketwired) -- NioCorp Developments Ltd. ("NioCorp" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:NB)(OTCQX:NIOBF)(FRANKFURT:BR3) is pleased to announce the addition of Mr. Joseph A. Carrabba to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. "On behalf of the Board and the…
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