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Significant Investment Opportunities Spotted in West African Gold Mines
The South African gold mining industry has been on constant decline in recent years.
Mining NewsAugust 16th 2019
Gold Exploration Plunged to Hit New Record Low in 2019
The study foresees chances of further adjustments in gold exploration budgets in the second half…
Mining NewsAugust 5th 2019
Barrick Gold Announces Closure of Peruvian Gold Mine
Barrick Gold had booked $405 million as impairment charges on Laguna Norte in 2018.
Mining NewsAugust 1st 2019
Parliamentary Panel Asks for Immediate Shutdown of Four Gold Mines in Central African Republic
The investigation found that River Oudham was badly polluted.
Mining NewsJuly 15th 2019
Lundin Completes Acquisition of Brazilian Chapada Copper-Gold Mine from Yamana Gold Inc.
The acquisition is part of Lundin’s ongoing strategy to expand its base metal portfolio.
Mining NewsJuly 8th 2019
Codelco Anticipates Delay in Full Restart of Chuquicamata Smelter
The entire smelter facility is expected to be up and running only by Q3 this…
Mining NewsJuly 5th 2019
BHP Escondida Remains the World’s Largest Copper Mine
The Escondida mine produced nearly 1.2 million tonnes of copper in 2018, boosting the production…
Mining NewsJuly 3rd 2019
Two-week Strike at Chuquicamata Mine Trims Codelco's Revenues by $35 Million
The company agreed to three of the four primary demands put forward by the unions.
Mining NewsJuly 1st 2019
Codelco Copper Mine Strike Leads to Massive Revenue Loss
According to estimates, Codelco has already lost millions of dollars on account of lost production…
Mining NewsJune 24th 2019
Unions Embark on Indefinite Strike at Codelco’s Chuquicamata Copper Mine
Members of trade unions 1, 2 and 3 had rejected the final offer made by…
Mining NewsJune 17th 2019
Lundin buys Yamana’s copper mine for more than $1bn
Toronto-headquartered Lundin Mining will buy fellow Canada-based miner Yamana Gold’s Chapada mine, in Brazil, for…
Mining NewsApril 15th 2019
Antofagasta Procures Full Funding for Los Pelambres Copper Mine Expansion
The first tranche, amounting to $425 million with a 10-year term, is from Japan Bank…
Mining NewsApril 8th 2019