Excerpt from THE BONANZA KING: John Mackay and the Battle Over the Greatest Riches in the American West by Gregory Crouch.
The company said its founder and chairman emeritus, Peter Munk, passed away Wednesday in Toronto, surrounded by his family.
The boss of the world's top gold miner has bought 306,000 additional shares in the company.
The deal confirms the company’s tenure of ~45,000 hectares of mining leases that cover the Olaroz – Cauchari Lithium Brine Project and the Paso Lithium Brine Project.
Samarco Mineracao – a Vale-BHP joint venture – ceased operations in November 2015 following a deadly tailings dam burst.
Barrick Gold’s Goldstrike mine complex and Newmont’s North and South Carlin complexes are located in this area.
Barrick Gold’s Chief Innovation Officer, Michelle Ash, will become the new Chair of GMSG in May 2018.
Base metals should continue to do well in 2018 along with the US steel industry, though American coal will continue to lose ground to natural gas.
Mining bitcoins requires a great deal of computing power which in turn needs a lot of electricity to solve the computational puzzles that reward miners with cryptocurrency.
Eighteen people have been killed in Venezuela at an illegal gold mine following clashes with security forces.
A uranium deposit in Western Australia under development by Cameco (TSX:CCO, NYSE:CCJ) will not be held up by conservationists who oppose it.
San José is a 5,580-hectare property that shows multi-element mineralization.
Canadian gold miner expects 2017 production at higher end of guidance range.
People living close to the large open pit mine in Quebec’s Abitibi region, want to be compensated for damages related to dust, noise and explosions they claim to have been exposed to for many years.
Brings the total to $4 billion for the year.
The world's major copper producers have lost a record amount of copper output due to strikes, power outages and low ore grades
Even the most optimistic forecasts for copper by year-end is below the spot price.
Patrick Evans will become the new CEO once a deal to purchase the Canadian diamond company closes later this year
Kelly Ayotte is a former U.S. senator representing New Hampshire from 2011 to 2017
The news around China’s pollution crackdown spiked investors concerns
On the bright side, the companies have started production of ultra-heavy crude oil at their Hangingstone Oil Sands Project in Alberta
Multiple occurrences of visible gold and assays with high-grade tenor were observed in their five-hole diamond drill program
Most promising areas for sapphire exploration are expected to occur near a fault that separates the Lake Harbour Group and Narsajuaq terranes
The creators of “Gold rush: the game” claim it will be one of the most realistic mining simulators in the computerized entertainment market.
Increasing demand for efficient building systems, electric vehicles and renewables generation could add more than 4 million tonnes of annual copper use by 2030, a study shows.