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#rare earth metals

# rare-earth-metals - Saturday 17 August, 2013

China's economy is booming, but here's what could go wrong

The second largest economy in the world has enjoyed a phenomenal rise to its current status, but there are some very simple factors which could cause turmoil, both for China and for the rest of the world.

# rare-earth-metals - Monday 4 July, 2011

Japan unearths gigantic haul of rare earth minerals

The 100-billion-ton stash found by Japan could be used for electronics – but an ownership battle may be brewing.