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Illegal Mining Witnessed Notable Decline in Ecuador
A total of 418 campaigns were reported. These led to the arrest of over 180…
November 12th 2019
Premier Gold Declares Early Commercial Production at El Nino
Also, the company noted that the drilling to further assess the opportunity of the East…
October 29th 2019
Newmont Goldcorp Declares Production Restart at Penasquito Gold-Silver Mine
The process, with support of the State and Federal governments and police, is likely to…
October 24th 2019
Escondida Copper Mine Union Workers Declare Tool Down Strike
The planned stoppage will impact copper supply from the world’s largest copper mine.
October 22nd 2019
Fatal Dam Collapse Reported at Siberian Gold Mine
The preliminary investigation by the Investigative Committee of Russia has determined that all the five…
October 21st 2019
Barrick Gold Corp. to Restart Gold Mining in Tanzania
The deal comes barely a few days after the company reported substantial decline in total…
October 21st 2019
Gold Mine Collapse Kills 16 Illegal Miners in Congo
Illegal mining activities that lack necessary safety standards are common in countries across the African…
October 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…
September 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…
August 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.
August 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…
August 5th 2019
Barrick Gold Announces Closure of Peruvian Gold Mine
Barrick Gold had booked $405 million as impairment charges on Laguna Norte in 2018.
August 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.
July 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.
July 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…
July 5th 2019