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Gold Mine Collapse Kills 16 Illegal Miners in Congo
Illegal mining activities that lack necessary safety standards are common in countries across the African…
Mining NewsOctober 3rd 2019
Production at new McEwen mines a 'big disappointment'
Production at the new Gold Bar and Black Fox mines of Canadian miner McEwen Mining…
Mining NewsSeptember 11th 2019
Gold Mine Project in Western Turkey Faces Strong Local Opposition
Locals also warned that a potential cyanide leak could damage the environment and lead to…
Mining NewsAugust 28th 2019
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