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US chemicals giant Albemarle will begin a recruitment drive next month for up to 300 operational roles at its new lithium hydroxide plant at Kemerton, defying negative sentiment regarding the battery metal (reports The West Australian).

US chemicals giant Albemarle will begin a recruitment drive next month for up to 300 operational roles at its new lithium hydroxide plant at Kemerton, defying negative sentiment regarding the battery metal (reports The West Australian). The staged hiring campaign will initially target production operators with later recruitment waves employing laboratory technicians and tradespeople such as fitters, boilermakers and electrical instrumentation technicians for maintenance roles.

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Trigg Mining (ASX: TMG) has discovered a large scale palaeovalley beneath its Lake Throssell sulphate of potash project that has the potential to host “significant” potassium-rich brines (reports Small Caps).

Trigg Mining (ASX: TMG) has discovered a large scale palaeovalley beneath its Lake Throssell sulphate of potash project that has the potential to host “significant” potassium-rich brines (reports Small Caps). This structure is defined as a remnant of an inactive river or stream channel that has been filled or buried by younger sediment. Trigg’s gravity survey has confirmed the presence of the palaeovalley beneath Lake Throssell. It has been modelled to a depth of about 120m below surface.

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Volatility ruled financial markets this week with gold’s roller-coaster ride a perfect example of what to expect for the rest of the year.

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Chalice Gold Mines (ASX: CHN) has announced new results from ongoing resource definition drilling at its Julimar project in Western Australia that has extended three high-grade nickel-copper-cobalt-platinum group elements (PGE) zones (reports Small Caps).

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Plus, its Fosterville frustration as tensions mount over Victoria’s tardy bureaucracy, Hugh Morgan’s gold float starts rattling the can and Chalice’s gold cup runneth over.

There is nothing like a game-changing discovery to fire-up interest in a region’s potential to host another one. That’s what has happened in the Pilbara, where investor interest in its gold potential has long suffered in comparison with the Yilgarn down south. But De Grey changed all that late last year with its intrusion-related Hemi discovery about 80km south of Port Hedland.

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WA lithium producer Pilbara Minerals says it has managed to refinance a $US100m bond taken out in 2017 to fund construction of its Pilgangoora lithium mine in 2017

WA lithium producer Pilbara Minerals says it has managed to refinance a $US100m bond taken out in 2017 to fund construction of its Pilgangoora lithium mine in 2017, in a sign the gloom surrounding the lithium sector may be beginning to lift (reports The Australian).

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Plus, Auteco has plenty to Pickle Crow about with its Canadian project looking set to burst through the 1Moz barrier this year.

Congratulations to Elon Musk for steering Tesla to its fourth quarterly profit in a row, positioning it for inclusion in the Standard & Poor’s 500 index with all the market-weighting implications that brings. And thanks to our own Sam Riggall, CEO of the ASX-listed Clean TeQ Holdings (CLQ), for forwarding on some interesting nickel comments Musk made during his overnight earnings call. Asked what was Tesla’s biggest constraint at the moment, Musk responded: “It’s all about nickel.’’

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Silver, the poor-man’s gold, set the pace this week as investors accelerated their flight to safety

Silver, the poor-man’s gold, set the pace this week as investors accelerated their flight to safety, driven by concern about Covid-19’s ongoing economic damage and the potential for a powerful return of inflation, which can damage the value of financial assets such as cash. Since the middle of last month, silver has risen by 35% to $US23.14 an ounce, easily outstripping gold’s 9% rise over the same time to a nine-year high of $US1868/oz as the value of the US dollar continued to slide and some US interest rates went deeper into negative territory.

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