Institutional Investors Continue Gold & Silver Buying Spree

Added April 3rd, 2012 by Anthony David

The global silver market was pretty shaken up in 2011 when silver bullion prices dropped from a high $49 to $32 and then again from $43 to $28. Investors around the world have been reacting differently to the price upheavals... Click to read more

Japan & China Continue Their Rare Earth Dance

Added March 1st, 2012 by Anthony David

According to a late January Japanese news report, a Japan-China friendship association of Okinawa Prefecture signed an agreement with its Chinese counterpart at Huhhot in Inner Mongolia under which both parties agreed to cooperate in businesses involving rare earths. However,... Click to read more

The Great Graphene Race

Added March 1st, 2012 by Anthony David

UK’s Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) will soon invest £50 million, subject to conditions, in graphene research and technology and help establish the UK as a research hub of the wonder material.... Click to read more